AB236 – Art Battle Special Event with the Royal Canadian Mint in Halifax!

You are invited to paint with us in The Royal Canadian Mint Coin Design Contest Launch with Art Battle Canada in Halifax on March 11th, 2015!


You must ACCEPT this invitation to participate. If you do not accept within 48 hours your spot may not be guaranteed.


Art Battle Canada is very excited to be hosting the launch events for The Royal Canadian Mint Coin Design Contest, and we would like you to be a part of this very special event on March 11th in Halifax!

This special event will feature only the best of Art Battle painters, and will kick off The Royal Canadian Mint’s Coin Design Contest, running from 2015-2017.

This will be a regularly structured Art Battle competition, with three 20 minute rounds of Live Competitive Painting. The winner will be chosen by audience vote, and will earn a spot in the City finals to be held Summer 2015.

The canvases for this event will be CIRCULAR, and 20 inches in diameter, please plan your paintings accordingly

Event Information

Art Battle 236
March 11, 2015
, NS
The Dalhousie University Club (The Great Hall)
6259 Alumni Crescent, Halifax,
Doors open to public: 6:30pm

Competition details (inc. prizing / silent auction)

Art Battle is live competitive painting. 8 painters create the best work they can using only acrylic paint across three 20 minute rounds of public painting.

4 painters will compete in Round 1, another 4 in Round 2, the top two painters from each round will go into a 3rd and Final Round with a new canvas. The audience vote for the winners of each round, and the single winner of each event.

Works created at Art Battle 236 will be silent auctioned with 100% of the proceeds going to the artists. The winner of the competition will earn a spot in the 2015 City Finals to be held Summer 2015.

There is no cost to participate in Art Battle

Organizer Contact information

Andre Samson and Erin Olejnik are our Halifax Local Partners. Erin will be your event contact. If you need to get a hold of AB on the day of the event please contact Erin. Her cell number is 902-499-1147 and email is [email protected]

What to bring

AB will provide the following materials – canvas, paint, easels, water containers, palettes, paper mixing plates and shop towels for rags. You should bring only your BRUSHES and any other non-mechanical tools you would like to use.

Invite friends Please invite friends to the AB236 event page on Facebook

You can also engage with us on social media using hashtags like #20minpainting #artbattle and we are on twitter @artbattlecanada


Please check out our artist FAQ for questions related to allowed materials, guests, competition rules ect. – artbattle.ca/artist-faq

Please book mark this page for reference for event details 🙂