ABOUT THE PAINT OUT NORWICH & WELLS PLEIN AIR ART COMPETITIONSPaint Out Plein Air Art Competition 2015Paint Out™ is an art event aiming to redefine 21st century en plein air art practice. Our core event is the UK’s premier juried en plein air competition, celebrating the talents of national and international artists before a wide and growing audience in the heart of medieval and iconic Norwich. Our first satellite event was Wells-next-the Sea on the North Norfolk coast.
Plein Air – Art works carried out in the open air – chiefly with reference to painting.
The Paint Out competitions, however, accept any 2-dimensional media or mixed-media applied to a canvas/board/paper embracing drawing, pastels, oils, watercolour, acrylic, pen and ink, and even screen-printing. Innovation and originality are encouraged alongside traditional art forms.
Paint Out Norwich – Gala Private View & Art AuctionPaint Out Norwich will be displaying the art work of 40+ artists over several weeks beginning with aGala Private View and Art Auction on Friday 23 October. Tickets still available.
Check the daily schedules to see when and where the artists are in action or view their paintings in the auctions and exhibitions. (Online gallery to follow)
Selected Artists for Norwich43 artists were chosen to compete at Paint Out Norwich in 2015. 40 are able to compete at the Norwich Core (34) and Nocturne Competition (6+Guests) events:
Karen Adams, Sally Balick, John Behm, Richard Bond, Tom Butts, Alfie Carpenter, Denis Clarke, Lara Cobden, Jordan Cook, Beverley Coraldean, Tom Cringle, Douglas Boyd Cross, Alexandra Egan, Jack Godfrey, Jane Hodgson, Andrew Horrod, Kieran Ingram, Gennadiy Ivanov, Brian Korteling, Tom Lamprell, Rosemary Lawrey, Dan Llywelyn Hall, Mary MacCarthy, Rod Major, Sue Mann, Anmar Mirza, Nigel Moody, Bradley Morgan Johnson, Eloise O’Hare, Paul O’Kane, Susannah Penrose, Michael Richardson, Colin Self, Jennifer Sendall, Susannah Sendall, Stuart Shearer, Devin Smith, Haidee-Jo Summers, Mo Teeuw, Candide Turner-Bridger, Liam Wales, Vicky West, Douglas Westbury, Lothar Zhou
An additional 40+ artists have registered so far to take part in the public ‘paint out’ at Mousehold Heath on Thursday 22 October.