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Call for Entry – OPA 27th National Exhibition

Oil Painters of America will hold its 27th National Juried Exhibition of Representational Oil Paintings, June 1 through September 3, 2018 at Steamboat Art Museum in Steamboat Springs, CO.

Approximately 25 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 total awards
valued at $10,000 in both studio and plein air divisions, multiple demonstrations, interviews, discussions
and exhibitors. Juror of Awards will be renown Master Signature Artist Craig Tennant OPAM.

Deadline for online submissions is midnight on Friday, January 26, 2018. To enter, artists must be a citizen of the U.S., Canada or Mexico and be a paid 2018 member of OPA at an annual fee of $70. OPA is
accepting new member applications. http://www.oilpaintersofamerica.com/events/exhibitions/2018/national/index.cfm

National Exhibition entry fee: $30 for the first entry, $15 for the second; only one painting may be
accepted. Maximum size limit is 1200 sq. in

Submitted by Oil Painters of America. Email: mail@oilpaintersofamerica.com

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OPA National Show of Traditional Oils at Southwest Gallery


Oil Painters of America’s 25th Annual National Juried
Exhibition of Traditional Oils

Held at the Southwest Gallery, in Dallas, Texas from May 13 – June 15, 2016.

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Southwest Gallery
4500 Sigma Rd.
Dallas, Texas 75244
Exhibition: May 13-June 15, 2016

Oil Painters of America was proud to announce the 2016 National Exhibition, our 25th Annual National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils. This celebratory exhibition was hosted at Southwest Gallery in Dallas, Texas. More than any other year’ this was a monumental event with a strong lineup of don’t-miss demonstrations, speakers, festivities and artwork from our incredibly talented members.

Southwest Gallery, having been in business for over four decades, is one of Dallas’ oldest and largest art galleries. Their 16,000 square foot gallery, was home to the accepted artwork of the 25th Annual National Exhibition.

The great city of Dallas provided endless entertainment and sights to see. From fantastic restaurants and bars with that “southern flare” to sports arenas and beautiful parks, we trust that you were not at a loss for fun, adventure and relaxation. If that was not enough, Oil Painters of America keept you busy with a prolific selection of inspiring discussions with OPA’s best and brightest!

–from the OPA page http://www.oilpaintersofamerica.com/events/exhibitions/2016/national/

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