Call for Artwork Entries for the Annual “From Dusk to Dawn” Juried Art Show
A celebration of nocturne paintings created between dusk and dawn by LPAPA Members!
Click to view the full prospectus or to submit artwork: OnlineJuriedShows.com
or click to view/download/print: PDF for 2023 From Dusk to Dawn Prospectus
Show Overview & Timeline: (All times shown are Pacific Time)
Deadline to submit artwork online: Monday, June 26, 2023 (by 11:59PM)
Notifications emailed to accepted Artists: on or about Monday, July 3, 2023
Shipped Artwork Delivery: Needs to arrive at the LPAPA Gallery by 5PM Monday, July 31st
Finalist Artwork Delivery: LPAPA Gallery open for hand-carried delivery Tue, Aug 1st, 10AM – 1PM
Semi-Finalist Artwork Delivery: To be hand-carried to City Hall, Sat. Aug 12th, 10AM-12PM
Online Virtual Gallery Exhibition & Sale (Finalists & Semi-Finalists): Jul 31 thru Sep 4, 2023
City Hall Exhibition (Semi-Finalists): Aug 14 through Sep 22, 2023
Online Preview Auction (Finalists & Semi-Finalists): 10AM Mon, Jul 31st to 8PM Thurs, Aug 3rd
Physical LPAPA Gallery Show & Sale (Finalists): Thursday, Aug 3rd thru Monday, Sep 4th
LPAPA Gallery Reception & Awards: Thursday, August 3, 2023, 6PM – 9PM (awards 7PM)*
Pick Up of Unsold Finalist Artwork at the Gallery: Tuesday, Sept 5th, 10AM – 1PM**
Pick Up of Unsold Semi-Finalist Artwork at City Hall: Saturday, Sep 23rd, 10AM – 12PM**
*Gallery awards presentation will be live-streamed on Facebook
**Artists may also arrange for return shipping
The entry fee is $35 for the first 2 paintings submitted. All submitting LPAPA Signature, Artist or Student Members will receive a $5 LPAPA Loyalty Rewards credited to their LPAPA-Portal.org account at the end of the show.
Award Winners: (cash award winners to be announced on August 3, 2023).
The Online Preview Auction of the Gallery finalists and City Hall semi-finalists will open at 80% of the full gllery price for the painting with $10 bid increments. The preview auction includes a “buy now” option at the full retail price. Unless other arrangements are made through LPAPA, paintings sold through the Auction and through the Gallery will be shipped or available for pick up after the gallery show ends. Unless other arrangements are made with LPAPA, paintings sold through the expanded City Hall and online show of semi-finalist paintings will be shipped by LPAPA at the end of the City Hall Show.
LPAPA is proud to present its Juried Art Shows, Signature Showcase Exhibitions, Signature Artist in Residence Exhibitions, and Featured Members of the Month at our beautiful gallery located on Gallery Row in Laguna Beach, California. Plan to visit us!
Laguna Plein Air Painters Association / LPAPA Gallery
414 N. Coast HighwayLaguna Beach, CA 92651
Hours are 11AM to 5PM, Thursday through Monday, or by appointment
Hours extended to 9PM for First Thursdays Art Walk reception (6PM to 9PM)
Phone (949) 376-3635 or Email Info@LPAPA.org
Laguna Beach City Hall
505 Forest Avenue, Laguna Beach, California
City Hall hours: Monday through Thursday, 7:30AM to 5:30PM, and
Alternative Fridays, 7:30AM to 4:30PM (Click to get updates for City Hall hours)
Join LPAPA, be part of the legacy and tradition!
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Proceeds generated through the sale of artwork benefit the participating artists and nonprofit Laguna Plein Air Painters Association (LPAPA). LPAPA’s mission is dedicated to painting the landscape, preserving Laguna’s artistic legacy, and promoting the plein air painting tradition. LPAPA strives to enhance the livelihood of its artist members through education and opportunity, and inspire the next generation of plein air painters to continue the tradition!
*Images above represent the 2022 award-winning paintings; click here for details
To view past show winners visit LPAPA’s Award Winners Archive Gallery
For inquiries, please contact LPAPA at 949-376-3635 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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