2021 PLEIN AIR DOWN UNDER
PLEASE NOTE: If you have already registered for a Masterclass, DO NOT REGISTER HERE. Your artist registration has been included in your Masterclass cost.
PLEIN AIR DOWN UNDER INVITES ARTISTS OF ALL SKILL LEVELS, FROM BUDDING ARTISTS TO PROFESSIONALS, TO JOIN THE FUN OF THE PEEL REGION'S LARGEST OUTDOOR PAINTING FESTIVAL.
THE FESTIVAL IS OPEN TO ARTISTS WORKING IN A VARIETY OF MEDIUMS; FROM SKETCHING AND DRAWING IN CHARCOAL, PENCIL AND PASTELS TO PAINTING IN WATERCLOUR, ACRYLICS AND OILS.
The festival dates are the long weekend of 25, 26 and 27 September, with additional pre - festival workshops and activities, all designed to celebrate the art of painting outdoors. The festival will be held around Mandurah’s town centre, cultural precinct and the historical town of Pinjarra. Artwork will be exhibited and available for sale each afternoon and over $8,000 in cash and prizes are on offer.
Your Artist Registration includes:
- Access to paint at all festival paint outs, 25 - 27 September
- Eligibility for awards and prize money, over $8,000
- Exhibition and Selling Opportunities in the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre
- Registration for the two hour Quick Draw Painting Competition
As you register, you will be prompted to select ONE of the following main judging categories:
1. Open Acquisitional: All artists, regardless of age or skill level, may select this option and will be judged against professional artists and feature guest artists.
2. Non-Professional (non-acquisitional): For artists over 18 years of age who would prefer to be judged against their peers, rather than professional and/or featured artists.
3. Youth: (non-acquisitional) Under 13
4. Youth: (non acquisitional) Aged 13 - 18
Before completing your online Artist Registration and Payment, please read and understand the Terms and Conditions:
OVER 18: $60
AGED 18 AND UNDER: $10
25 - 27 September 2021
Saturday 25 September: Mandurah, Keith Holmes Reserve and Mandurah Ocean Marina
Sunday 26 September: Pinjarra town centre, based at Edenvale, George Street, Pinjarra
Monday 27 September: Mandurah cultural precinct and Mandurah Performing Arts Centre
Exact times and locations will be communicated closer to the event.