PAINT HAMMONTON: 10th Annual Plein-Air Event (Due. May 1)

The Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton University and the Hammonton Arts District are excited to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 11th Annual Plein-Air Event: Paint Hammonton. This painting event is widely anticipated and has previously attracted artists from Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia in addition to many talented local New Jersey artists. The event takes place on Saturday, June 1st. Painters set up their easels at locations of theirchoice all around town to capture the effects of natural light, quickly painting a scene before it’s gone. $2,000 in cash awards will be awarded and all of the paintings created during the event will be included in an exhibition that starts that evening and runs through August 31 at the Noyes Gallery atStockton University’s Kramer Hall in downtown Hammonton at 30 Front Street. All artists ages 18 and up are welcome to apply. Once accepted, the registration fee is $35 within seven days. The deadline to send in the email application for the competition is May 1, 2019. Artists will be notified of acceptance into the competition on May 5th via email.

Plein-Air Competition Information: Eligibility:

Open to all artists, ages 18 and up

Cash Prizes: 1st Place: $600 2nd Place: $400 3rd Place: $300 Best Landscape: $200 Best Urbanscape: $200 Best Light: $200 Honorable Mention: $100

Deadline to apply: Email deadline: May 1st. send to

Artist notification: May 6th via email only by

Fee (To be paid upon acceptance to the event within seven days: Entry Fee: $35.00 Fees are non-refundable. Make check or money order payable to: Stockton University Mail payment to (Postmark deadline May 13th): Attn.: Plein-Air Competition The Noyes Museum 30 Front Street, Hammonton, NJ, 08037

Day of Event - Saturday, June 1: 7:30 - 9:00 am: Sign-in ONLY at The Noyes Gallery, Kramer Hall,30 Front Street in Hammonton. Painting may begin as soon as registered & stamped. 3:00-4:00 pm: All works to be juried must be delivered to Stockton University’s Kramer Hall (30 Front Street, Hammonton) by 4:00 pm. All art work must be ready to hang, framed, wired and professionally presentable. Artist can enter up to 4 pieces for jury. 4:15 pm: Jury begins 5:00 pm: Awards reception starts 5:30 pm: Awards are announced. Open to the public until 6:00pm. Exhibition: Exhibition: June 3 - August 31.

All work will be exhibited at Stockton University’s Kramer Hall (30 Front St., Hammonton) in the Noyes Museum Gallery Opening Reception: Thursday, June 20, from 6:00-8:00 pm, on “Third Thursday” Commission on sold work is 40%

Jamie Earnest