New American Paintings is a juried exhibition-in-print.
Each edition results from a highly competitive juried competition and presents the work of 40 painters.
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2018 MFA ANNUAL COMPETITION

Deadline: October 31st, 2018 (Midnight EST)

Dear Artist,

We are pleased be accepting applications to New American Paintings‘ 2019 review of painters working on their graduate degree in the United States.

MFA candidates and current year graduates are eligible to apply.

JUROR: Ruth Erickson, Mannion Family Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston

Since 1993, New American Paintings‘ sole mission has been to connect under-known artists with an audience that has a deep interest in contemporary painting. The publication is received by thousands of collectors, art world professionals and art aficionados, internationally. Many past featured artists have gone on to achieve substantial critical and commercial success.

Click here to Register and Submit your entries to the competition!
APPLY NOW!
TO APPLY YOU WILL NEED:

* 1) Four jpegs of your work (no larger than 1200 pixels at their greatest dimension)

* 2) A credit card for the entry fee of $50 (You may also take advantage of a special artist’s offer: $99, which includes your application fee and a one year subscription to the magazine).

We define the activity of painting broadly. All styles and media are welcome as long as they involve, or are conceptually related to the activity of painting. Works must be original and cannot be editioned.

Please note that if you have been in a past issue of New American Paintings, or have applied to a competition in the past 5 years, then you already have an Account on the web site. DO NOT REGISTER A NEW ACCOUNT. Please follow the instruction on the site to gain access to your account.
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Boston, MA 02118

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