Call for Artwork Entries for the 16th Annual “Less is More” Juried Art Show
A celebration of small paintings with big impact created by LPAPA Members with big impact!
Show Overview & Timeline: (All times shown are Pacific Time)
Deadline to submit artwork online: Monday, June 6, 2022 (by 11:59PM)
Notifications emailed to accepted Artists: on or before Monday, June 13, 2022
Shipped Artwork Delivery: Needs to arrive at the LPAPA Gallery by 1PM Tuesday, July 5th
Hand-carried Artwork Delivery: Gallery open for delivery Tuesday, July 5th, 10AM – 1PM
Online Virtual Gallery Exhibition & Sale (Finalists): July 4 through August 1, 2022
Expanded Online Exhibition & Sale (Semi-Finalists): July 4 through August 1, 2022
Online Gallery Preview & Auction (Finalists): 10AM Mon, Jul 4th to 8PM Thurs, Jul 7th
Physical Gallery Show & Sale (Finalists): Thursday, July 7th thru Monday, August 1st
Gallery Reception: Thursday, July 7, 2022, 6PM – 9PM (awards 7PM)*
Pick Up of Unsold Artwork at the Gallery: Tuesday, August 2nd, 10AM – 1PM**
*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 Reward credited to their LPAPA-Portal.org account at the end of the show.
Award Winners: (cash award winners to be announced on July 7, 2022).
The LPAPA Gallery is located at 414 N. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, California. Gallery hours are Thursday through Monday, 11AM to 5PM (First Thursday Art Walk gallery reception 6PM to 9PM). The Online Preview Auction referenced above will open at 80% of the full retail 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. Paintings sold through the expanded online show of semi-finalist paintings will be shipped by the artist.
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!
Join LPAPA, be part of the legacy and tradition!
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*Images above represent the 2021 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