Entry fee for submission of one plein air painting to the 4th Annual BDAC Plein Air Competition.  When you bring in your canvas or surface to BDAC for stamping tell the staff you paid online and they will find your name.  All submitted paintings will be exhibited at Bountiful Davis Art Center.  Winners will receive cash awards.


The 4th Annual BDAC Plein Air Competition turns its gaze to the beauty of Utah after the sun sets. The 2018 competition theme is "Night". Artists will submit paintings done on-site after dark in Davis County. More info: https://www.bdac.org/plein-air-competition


$750 1st prize

$500 2nd prize

$250 3rd prize

Honorable Mentions


Participants must bring their unpainted canvases and surfaces to BDAC during gallery hours between Sept. 1-8* for stamping and submit their completed paintings on Sept. 22 or Sept. 24. Entry fee is $15 per painting. Artists may enter up to 5 pieces. Payments will be accepted online, at BDAC, or by calling BDAC at 801 295-3618.


Completed paintings must be turned in by the due date at BDAC. They must be ready to hang. Gallery wrapped canvases are acceptable but must have D-hooks or D-hooks and wire. The hooks should be no more than 2 inches from the top of the frame to accommodate our hanging system.


*BDAC will be open extended hours on Sept. 8 from 9 AM - 8 PM for the 2nd Annual Silent Film Music Festival.


For more information contact BDAC at 801 295-3618 or info@bdac.org

Plein Air Entry Fee: 1 Painting


    Bountiful Davis Art Center

    90 N Main St. Bountiful, UT 84010

    801.295.3618  ·  info@bdac.org

    Tu - Fri: 10 AM - 6 PM   Sat: noon - 5 PM

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