The entries for the 12th annual edition of the Pastel 100 competition are open until September 1, 2010.
Considered one of the most important art competitions worldwide for those working with soft pastels, The Pastel 100 is divided in five categories: Abstract/Non-Objective, Animal/Wildlife, Landscape/Interior, Portrait/Figure, and Still Life/Floral.
Opened to all artists worldwide with 16 years of age or older, the competition features a total amount of prizes in the aproximate value of $13,000 in cash, art materials for the winners and honourable mentions.
Artists can enter as many works and categories as they wish, as long as they pay the respective fees. Submissions can be made online or by mail, not forgeting that entries must be postmarked no later than September 1, 2010.
Read the submission guidelines carefully, especially those related to the work specifications and its presentation, since failing one of those can void your participation.
All top prize winners and place winners of the 12th Pastel 100 Annual Competition will receive features in April 2011 issue of The Pastel Journal, including an image and information about their paintings.