Bountiful Davis Art Center
2nd Annual Plein Air Competition
September 10 - 17, 2016


Wetland Morn by Steve McGinty
Breathe some fresh air!
The first day of the competition is in conjunction with the Bountiful Main Street Music, Arts & Crafts Festival that will be on September 10 on Bountiful Main Street. -

$1,000 1st prize
$700 2nd prize 
$400 3rd prize
Honorable Mentions

$10 entry fee for each canvas/board - Please RSVP by September 1 for this rate - payments will be accepted online or by calling BDAC at 801 295-3618. Entry fee on September 10 will be $15. Artists may enter up to 5 pieces.

Registration and stamping of canvas/boards is 8-9 am on September 10 at Bountiful Davis Art Center, 90 No. Main Street in Bountiful

Participating artists must paint on Main Street in Bountiful on September 10. After that, artists may paint in other areas in South Davis County, within a 10 mile radius of Bountiful. 

Completed paintings must be turned in by noon on September 17 at BDAC. They must be ready to hang. Gallery wrapped canvases are acceptable but must have D-hooks or D-hooks and wire. The hooks should be no more than 2 inches from the top of the frame to accommodate our hanging system. 

Finished pieces can be no larger than 16 x 20" and no smaller than 6 x 8".

There will be an art exhibit of all the finished pieces at BDAC starting @ 7 pmon September 23 through November 4

The Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony is on September 23 at 7 pmat Bountiful Davis Art Center, 90 No. Main Street. The awards ceremony begins at 8 pm.

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