The PleinAir Salon $33,000 Art Competition is a monthly online competition consisting of 19 categories. We award over $33,000 each year for this competition. The Annual Grand Prize winner receives a check for $15,000 and is featured on the cover of PleinAir Magazine. We award an additional $6,500 to the annual winners and award $1,100 monthly to the top three winners of each competition as well as a People’s Choice Award. Each of the 23 monthly winners will be automatically entered into the Annual Competition. The annual awards are presented live at the Plein Air Convention & Expo each spring.
Annual Awards $21,500 in CASH Awards 1st place $15,000 cash prize plus the cover of PleinAir magazine! 2nd place $3,000 cash prize plus a feature in the digital edition of PleinAir magazine 3rd place $1,500 cash prize People’s Choice $500 Three honorable