AB239 – Art Battle Special Event with the Royal Canadian Mint in Winnipeg!

You are invited to paint with us in The Royal Canadian Mint Coin Design Contest Launch with Art Battle Canada in Winnipeg 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 Winnipeg!

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.

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

Event Information

Art Battle 239
March 11, 2015
Winnipeg, MB

Winnipeg Art Gallery, Eckhardt Hall
300 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg
ARTIST CALL TIME: 6:00pm
Doors open to public: 6:30pm
TICKETS FREE with RSVP at ARTBATTLE.CA/MYCANADA

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 238 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

Art Battle Canada Manager of Artist Communications – Morgan Booth will be your PRE-EVENT contact, general inquiries and all questions related to the competition before the event should be sent to [email protected]

Art Battle Winnipeg Local Partner – Kristi-Marie Chech will be your ON-SITE contact, if you need to reach AB on the day of the event please contact Kristi-Marie at [email protected] or 204-619-4566

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 AB239 event page on Facebook

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

COMPETITION RULES AND ALLOWED MATERIALS

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

The Artist FAQ is also available in French – artbattle.ca/artist-faq-fr

Please book mark this page for reference for event details 🙂