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Started in 1999, the Young Painters Competition features artists aged 25 – 35, who demonstrate excellence. The juror, chosen from nationally recognized painters, museum directors, curators and art professionals, selects 10 finalists. Each year’s winner is awarded the $10,000 William and Dorothy Yeck Award and the painting becomes a part of the permanent collection at Miami University. Alternating between representational/realism and non-representational painting, this competition assures a prominent national role for Miami University, rewarding and inspiring the creativity of talented young artists. We hope you enjoy our yearly competition as we navigate the visual, historical and critical development of painting through the 21st century.

Miami University's opportunity listings

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    Opportunity
    2023 Miami University Young Painters Competition Miami University

    U.S. National Deadline: September 30, 2022 – 2023 Miami University Young Painters Competition for the $10,000 William and Dorothy Yeck Award, plus more. Emerging artist should be of noteworthy talent…

    Location
    OxfordOH, United States
    Date Posted
    29 Aug 2022