Events

Paint Quick Competition & Awards

  • Olmsted Linear Park 1789 Ponce De Leon Avenue Northeast Atlanta, GA, 30307 United States

The Paint Quick Competition is a plein air painting competition exhibit that is open to anyone who wishes to participate. If you would like to paint in the Paint Quick follow the registration process below. On-line registration is open. Event check-in is at 7:45 a.m. The competition will include invited artists, professionals, enthusiasts and the simply adventurous who will compete in this fun event. These artists will paint be in the Olmsted Linear Park and will have two hours to complete their work. During this short time, all registered Paint Quick participants will set up their easels and paint or draw en plein air in the Atlanta's Olmsted Linear Park. 

This is one of the most compelling exciting experiences  of the week. Together, artists and spectators are immersed in the creative process. See the scenes and how the artists interpret them. Smell the wet paint and get caught up in the joy of watching 100's of paintings come to life before your eyes! 

After the Paint Quick, an exhibit is held in the Olmsted Park where they were created. The paintings will be juried by Olmsted Plein Air Invitational Judges and Awards will be presented at 12:30 pm. Paintings will be for sale. Then any unsold paintings will be removed at 2:00 p.m. Everything about the Paint Quick is quick...so do not miss out! 

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ON-LINE REGISTRATION IS OPENED. REGISTRATION IS $25.00

SATURDAY APRIL 8, 2017 ON-SITE REGISTRATION BEGINS AT 10:00 AM AND WILL END ON SATURDAY AT 4:00 PM UNLESS CAPACITY IS REACHED.

SUNDAY WALK UP REGISTRATION IS $50.00 CASH AND WILL ONLY WILL BE ACCEPTED IF CAPACITY HAS NOT BEEN REACHED.