January 24, 2020
Oil Painters of America will be holding its 29th National Juried Exhibition of Representational Oil Paintings, May 15 through June 13, 2020 at RS Hanna Gallery in Fredericksburg, Texas.
Approximately 30 awards will be given with a total value estimated in excess of $100,000, including a $25,000 Best of Show. Convention events will include a wet paint competition with awards, demonstrations, interviews and exhibitors. Juror of Awards will be nationally renowned artist Rose Frantzen.
Deadline for online submissions is Friday, January 24, 2020. To enter, artists must reside in the U.S., Canada or Mexico and be a paid 2020 member of OPA at an annual fee of $70. OPA is currently accepting new member applications.
National Exhibition entry fee: $30 for one entry, $45 for two entries; $60 for three entries; only one painting may be accepted. Maximum size limit is 1200 sq. in. For a prospectus, visit our website at www.oilpaintersofamerica.com.