News Release: August 7, 2019
Live Art Competition Brampton Returns for its Fourth Year!
Brampton, ON (August 7, 2019) – Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) is pleased to present the Live Art Competition Brampton taking place on Saturday, August 24. This event is supported by the Inzola Art Endowment Fund, the Downtown Brampton BIA, Beaux Arts Brampton, Razor Creative and Baci Gifts. We invite all artists in Ontario to discover downtown Brampton via canvas or watercolour to win!
- Live Art Competition Brampton Registration – $25
- Registration fee before August 10 is $25. After August 10, registration fee is $35 until the day of the competition only if supplies remain.
One 16 x 20 Canvas or 140lb. watercolour paper will be provided to each artist.
- Saturday, August 24, 2019, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
- Awards Ceremony at 2 p.m.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives at 9 Wellington St. E., Brampton, Ontario
Prizes for each category (canvas and watercolour)
1st Place Prize: $800
2nd Place Prize: $400
3rd Place Prize: $100
We invite the community to join us:
- Little Live Art family drop-in activity at PAMA: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Create your own mini-canvas! Free with general admission.
- Live Art Brampton Community Canvas activity outside the Downtown Brampton BIA office at 76 Main St. N. during the Farmers Market
- Awards Ceremony at 2 p.m. at PAMA
Beaux Arts Brampton invites you to view the top ten artworks from the Live Art Competition in their Cove Gallery and vote on the People’s Choice Award from Aug. 28 – Sept. 14, 2019.
Join us for the Closing Reception on Thursday, Sept. 12, 7 – 9 p.m. at Beaux Arts Brampton, 70 Main St. N. where the People’s Choice will be awarded.
PAMA is a place to explore and learn about Peel Region’s culture and heritage, as well as use conversation, questions and stories to help make new and fascinating connections to the surrounding community. Throughout the year, PAMA offers a variety of workshops and programs for all ages, families and adults. With so many different programs to choose from, PAMA has something for everyone. Operated by the Region of Peel, PAMA is located at 9 Wellington Street, East in Brampton. Visit pama.peelregion.ca to learn more.
905-791-4055, ext. 7596
The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram @peelregion.ca.