best of america 2019

Montgomery Lee Fine Art, Park City, UT is hosting our 
NOAPS BEST OF AMERICA 2019

Join us for an exciting week of awards,demonstrations and networking!
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As Park City’s premier art gallery, Montgomery-Lee Fine Art features the finest in realistic and impressionistic paintings and sculptures by 20th Century artists ranging from the most established, with national and international reputations, to the newly emerging.  Montgomery-Lee welcomes the National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society artist to showcase their 2019 ‘Best of America’ Exhibit!”

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Celebrating its 29th“Best of America” National Juried Exhibition, the National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society (NOAPS) invites oil and acrylic painters from all across North America and International Artists to apply to our exhibit honoring the Best in oil and acrylic painting. NOAPS has been showcasing the talents of oil and acrylic painters since 1991.


Opening & Awards Reception, September 27th, 2019
at Montgomery Lee Fine Art, Park City, Utah

 

AWARDS: Best of show $5,000, $25,000 cash and sponsor awards
Exhibition dates: September 27, 2019 to October 27, 2019— Montgomery Lee Fine Art
Application Dates: February 15, 2019 - June 23, 2019
Notification Date: July 12, 2019

awards judge

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Jian Wu/ NOAPS Master Artist

Jian Wu graduated from the prestigious Art College of Qing Hua University in China, studying
sculpture and mural art. His designs have been exhibited in many of China’s national art shows. He received his Master of Fine Art degree, majoring in illustration from the Academy of Art University. For over 25 years, Jian has been teaching painting and drawing, first at the Academy of Art University, and later at the Ohlone College in Fremont. Currently, Jian works on his art full-time.
Jian has garnered many awards for his work including Third Place in NOAPS 1st Best of America 2018 Small Painting Exhibition, Exceptional Merit Award in the International Portrait Competition 2015, Best Portrait in NOAPS Best of America 2010 and Best of Show in NOAPS Best of America 2008. Jian is a Master Artist member of the National Oil and Acrylic Painters’ Society and a signature member of the Oil Painters of America. His works have been collected throughout the United States and worldwide.

 

award winners

best in show

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Seasoned/ Matthew Cutter

Dimensions: 15x20in  Price:$4,200

second place

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Selfless Sacrifice/ Scott Royston

Dimensions: 15x12 in  Price: $7,500

most original

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Contemplation/ Trent Gudmundson

Dimensions: 18x12in    Price: $2,500

best painting by a signature or master artist

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Data/ Cheng Lian

Dimensions: 14x21in     Price: $4,000

best use of values

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Eyes Closed/ McGarren Flack

Dimensions: 30x20in     Price: $4,200

best still life

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Playing with Black and White/ Karen Budan

Dimensions: 20x16in     Price: $2,250

best composition

A Girl with Wild Chrysanthemum/ Kun Wang

Dimensions: 24x18in     Price: $4,000

best narrative

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Billboard Man/ Del-Bourree Bach

Dimensions: 13x23in     Price: $6,500

third place

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Pink/ Hui Lu

Dimensions: 20x16in   Price: $4,000

best realism

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Sheriffs Office/ John Moffitt

Dimensions: 30x20in     Price: $12,500

best figurative

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The Potter/ Larry DeGraff

Dimensions: 18x14in     Price $3,500

best landscape

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Thin Space/ Joel Edwards

Dimensions: 16x16in    Price $1,300

best impressionism

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Grigory/ Susan Hong-Sammons

Dimensions: 18x14in    Price $3,000

best technique & handling

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Red Pipe Wrench/ Ron Greig

Dimensions: 16x16in    Price $1,800

best use of light and color

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Alberta Morning/ Judy Maurer

Dimensions: 18x24in    Price $2,000

awards of excellence

Spoonbill Profile
Spoonbill Profile

"Artist: TOM ALTENBURG -MO Price: 2500 Dimensions: 19.50 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: natureartists.com/tom_altenburg"

I See Hawks in J.T.
I See Hawks in J.T.

"Artist: John Whytock -MO Price: 2950 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 0.50 Inches Website: www.johnwhytockart.com"

Winter Bluffs Beaver Creek Colorado
Winter Bluffs Beaver Creek Colorado

"Artist: DAVID TUTWILER -IN Price: 3800 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.tutwilerfineart.com"

A Touch of Pink
A Touch of Pink

"Artist: PATRICIA TRIBASTONE -NY Price: 3000 Dimensions: 24.00 x 20.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.patriciatribastoneart.com"

Night Out at New York
Night Out at New York

"Artist: MING-MEI SHEEH -CA Price: 4500 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: "

Bright Eyes
Bright Eyes

"Artist: Susan Hotard -TX Price: 1400 Dimensions: 12.00 x 12.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: susanhotardartist.com"

Girl with a smile
Girl with a smile

"Artist: Lan Li -CA Price: 2800 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 23.00 Inches Website: llaaann@gmail.com"

Mug Shot
Mug Shot

"Artist: FARSHID NAMEI -CA Price: 1600 Dimensions: 16.00 x 12.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.farshidnamei.com"

merit awards

Drink From My Cup
Drink From My Cup

"Artist: WILLIAM SCHNEIDER -IL Price: 3250 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: schneiderart.com"

Hebaodan
Hebaodan

"Artist: Junhao Su -CA Price: 3500 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: https://junhaosu.wixsite.com/portfolio"

After Glow
After Glow

"Artist: PATRICIA MEYER -OK Price: 1295 Dimensions: 11.00 x 14.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: patmeyer-artist.com"

Flowers For You
Flowers For You

"Artist: Rosa Montante - Price: 2900 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: "

Quiet Now
Quiet Now

"Artist: JOHN CAGGIANO -MA Price: 3200 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: johncaggiano.com"

clouds king's peak
clouds king's peak

"Artist: Michael Aitken -UT Price: 5000 Dimensions: 22.00 x 28.00 x 1.50 Inches Website: "

The Road Home
The Road Home

"Artist: MALLORY AGERTON -TX Price: 5600 Dimensions: 21.00 x 35.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: "

Maine Coast Scoodic
Maine Coast Scoodic

"Artist: Sally Cole -NH Price: 4800 Dimensions: 16.00 x 24.00 x 1.50 Inches Website: sallyladdcole.com"

Contemplation
Contemplation

"Artist: TRENT GUDMUNDSEN -ID Price: 2500 Dimensions: 18.00 x 12.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.trentgudmundsen.com

Tree Tops
Tree Tops

"Artist: Nancy Haley -CO Price: 2300 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.nancyhaleyfineart.com

BodyBoard Boys
BodyBoard Boys

"Artist: RAY HASSARD -OH Price: 1425 Dimensions: 12.00 x 12.00 x 0.50 Inches Website: www.rayhassard.com

Night Light
Night Light

"Artist: DENNIS HECKLER -MS Price: 2500 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: dennishecklerpaintings.com

Eel River
Eel River

"Artist: SAMUEL HOFFMAN -IN Price: 3500 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.stillwaterfineart.com

The Painter's Hutch
The Painter's Hutch

"Artist: PAULA HOLTZCLAW -NC Price: 4200 Dimensions: 20.00 x 20.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: paulabholtzclawfineart@aol.com

Grigory
Grigory

"Artist: SUSAN HONG-SAMMONS -MA Price: 3000 Dimensions: 18.00 x 14.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.hong-sammons.com

Bright Eyes
Bright Eyes

"Artist: Susan Hotard -TX Price: 1400 Dimensions: 12.00 x 12.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: susanhotardartist.com

North Rim
North Rim

"Artist: MARK HUNTER -NJ Price: 2500 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 0.12 Inches Website: www.markhunterfineart.com

Paddle Your Own Canoe
Paddle Your Own Canoe

"Artist: DEBRA KEIRCE -VA Price: 2895 Dimensions: 16.00 x 24.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.debkart.com

After the Rain
After the Rain

"Artist: SHERYL KNIGHT -CA Price: 1750 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.sherylknight.com

Man With Red Hat
Man With Red Hat

"Artist: Christina Kuo -CA Price: 3000 Dimensions: 17.00 x 15.00 x 0.50 Inches Website: www.christinackuo.com

Old Metal
Old Metal

"Artist: DALE LANDRUM -OR Price: 2500 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: landrumartwork.com"

Venice Blue
Venice Blue

"Artist: DAVID LARKINS -MI Price: 2200 Dimensions: 30.00 x 20.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: http://www.absolutearts.com/portfolios/d/davidlarkins/"

Himba Children
Himba Children

"Artist: Alexandra Latypova -NY Price: 2400 Dimensions: 30.00 x 24.00 x 0.50 Inches Website: "

Girl with a smile
Girl with a smile

"Artist: Lan Li -CA Price: 2800 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 23.00 Inches Website: llaaann@gmail.com"

Data
Data

"Artist: CHENG LIAN -TX Price: 4000 Dimensions: 14.00 x 21.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: http://chenglian.us"

Autumn Remnants
Autumn Remnants

"Artist: Katie Liddiard -UT Price: 4500 Dimensions: 18.00 x 28.00 x 2.00 Inches Website: www.katieliddiardart.com"

The Bartender
The Bartender

"Artist: Jamie Lightfoot -WA Price: 1200 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 0.20 Inches Website: www.jamielightfoot.com"

Quiet Mooring
Quiet Mooring

"Artist: Tai Meng Lim -SELANGOR Price: 1200 Dimensions: 9.00 x 12.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: taimenglim.com"

Safe Harbor
Safe Harbor

"Artist: SUSAN LINDSEY -AK Price: 1600 Dimensions: 12.00 x 16.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: susanlindseyart.com"

Pink
Pink

"Artist: Hui Lu -CA Price: 4000 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.huilu.us"

Contemplating II
Contemplating II

"Artist: C J LUKACSIK -AZ Price: 2800 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.cjlukacsik.com

Gothic Interior
Gothic Interior

"Artist: Robert MacPherson -CA Price: 3900 Dimensions: 30.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: robertmacpherson.com"

Leaving Tangier
Leaving Tangier

"Artist: BETH MARCHANT -VA Price: 2000 Dimensions: 20.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.bethmarchant.com"

Mountain Stream
Mountain Stream

"Artist: ALEXANDER MASYK -NY Price: 4000 Dimensions: 20.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: https://alexander.masyk.com/"

Alberta Morning
Alberta Morning

"Artist: JUDY MAURER -AR Price: 2000 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.judymaurer.com"

Aspens in Fall
Aspens in Fall

"Artist: Kevin McCain -ID Price: 10000 Dimensions: 40.00 x 30.00 x 1.50 Inches Website: http://kevinmccainstudios.com"

Charleston Icon
Charleston Icon

"Artist: MT MCCLANAHAN -NC Price: 1600 Dimensions: 20.00 x 20.00 x 0.75 Inches Website: https://mtmcclanahan.com"

Prey
Prey

"Artist: Steve McCoy -IA Price: 3800 Dimensions: 17.50 x 23.50 x 0.50 Inches Website: "

Blue Silk
Blue Silk

"Artist: Patrick McGannon -GA Price: 2200 Dimensions: 30.00 x 24.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: "

Tall Ship Elissa
Tall Ship Elissa

"Artist: Spencer Meagher -IL Price: 1500 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.spencermeagher.com"

Idle Hands
Idle Hands

"Artist: PATRICK MEEHAN -CA Price: 3500 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.patrickmmeehan.com"

After Glow
After Glow

"Artist: PATRICIA MEYER -OK Price: 1295 Dimensions: 11.00 x 14.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: patmeyer-artist.com"

Wisteria in April
Wisteria in April

"Artist: LEI MIN -CA Price: 3200 Dimensions: 36.00 x 24.00 x 0.75 Inches Website: leistudioart.com"

New Orleans Musician
New Orleans Musician

"Artist: Dean Mitchell -FL Price: 10750 Dimensions: 11.50 x 8.50 x 1.00 Inches Website: deanmitchellstudio.com"

Sheriffs Office
Sheriffs Office

"Artist: John Moffitt -CA Price: 12500 Dimensions: 30.00 x 20.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: "

Flowers for You
Flowers for You

"Artist: Rosa Montante - Price: 2900 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: "

Giddy Up Cowgirls
Giddy Up Cowgirls

"Artist: MICHELLE MURRAY -ALBERTA Price: 3500 Dimensions: 28.00 x 22.00 x 0.75 Inches Website: www.michellemurrayart.com"

Mug Shot
Mug Shot

"Artist: FARSHID NAMEI -CA Price: 1600 Dimensions: 16.00 x 12.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.farshidnamei.com"

Autumn Harvest
Autumn Harvest

"Artist: PAMELA NEWELL -IN Price: 1800 Dimensions: 10.00 x 20.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.pnewellart.com"

Tulla
Tulla

"Artist: Julie Nighswonger -WY Price: 2800 Dimensions: 24.00 x 24.00 x 2.00 Inches Website: www.julienighswonger.com"

Early Swim
Early Swim

"Artist: BARBARA NUSS -MD Price: 5600 Dimensions: 24.00 x 30.00 x 2.00 Inches Website: www.barbaranuss.com"

Forgotten Country Road
Forgotten Country Road

"Artist: Terry NYBO -MT Price: 1250 Dimensions: 16.00 x 24.00 x 0.03 Inches Website: "

Heading Out
Heading Out

"Artist: Donna Nyzio -NC Price: 3875 Dimensions: 30.00 x 30.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: paintedworld.com"

Down Stream
Down Stream

"Artist: Melanie O'Keefe -AL Price: 2400 Dimensions: 40.00 x 30.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: mokeefeart.com"

Sunflowers for my Honey
Sunflowers for my Honey

"Artist: Jose Pardo -FL Price: 2100 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.pardostudio.us"

City Hall
City Hall

"Artist: BARRON POSTMUS -CA Price: 3500 Dimensions: 20.00 x 30.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: barronpostmusart.com"

RANCHOS DE TAOS
RANCHOS DE TAOS

"Artist: Brad Price -OK Price: 5200 Dimensions: 30.00 x 40.00 x 0.75 Inches Website: www.bradprice.net"

Symphony in Red and Teal
Symphony in Red and Teal

"Artist: CHRISTINA RAMOS -CA Price: 1440 Dimensions: 12.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.christinaramosart.com"

The Road Home
The Road Home

"Artist: MALLORY AGERTON -TX Price: 5600 Dimensions: 21.00 x 35.00 x 1.00 Inches Website:

Brooklyn Bridge New York
Brooklyn Bridge New York

"Artist: Priya Ahlawat -PA Price: 1950 Dimensions: 20.00 x 15.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.priyaahlawat.com

clouds; king's peak
clouds; king's peak

"Artist: Michael Aitken -UT Price: 5000 Dimensions: 22.00 x 28.00 x 1.50 Inches Website: "

Lady In The Iron Mask
Lady In The Iron Mask

"Artist: LEE ALBAN -MD Price: 6500 Dimensions: 24.00 x 30.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: leealban@comcast.net"

Spoonbill Profile
Spoonbill Profile

"Artist: TOM ALTENBURG -MO Price: 2500 Dimensions: 19.50 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: natureartists.com/tom_altenburg"

Sailing The Sheepscot
Sailing The Sheepscot

"Artist: BARBARA APPLEGATE -ME Price: 7000 Dimensions: 24.00 x 30.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: barbaraapplegate.com

Charcuterie
Charcuterie

"Artist: Blair Atherholt -PA Price: 2150 Dimensions: 14.00 x 14.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.blairatherholtart.com

Billboard Man
Billboard Man

"Artist: DEL-BOURREE BACH -CT Price: 6500 Dimensions: 13.00 x 23.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.del-bourreebach.com

Big Bend Opuntia
Big Bend Opuntia

"Artist: Laura Barrow -TX Price: 950 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: laurabarrow.com"

Janus
Janus

"Artist: Tony Baselici -GA Price: 4000 Dimensions: 24.00 x 30.00 x 3.00 Inches Website: www.tonybaselici.com

Gladiolas
Gladiolas

"Artist: Rose Ann Bernatovich -CT Price: 1900 Dimensions: 14.00 x 18.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.roseannstudio.com

Before the Dance
Before the Dance

"Artist: LIZ BONHAM -TX Price: 2200 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: liz bonham.com

Naveta
Naveta

"Artist: Ginger Bowen -CO Price: 3500 Dimensions: 26.00 x 30.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: gingerbowen.com

Skye Loving in White Leather
Skye Loving in White Leather

"Artist: Destiny Bowman -CO Price: 3000 Dimensions: 40.00 x 30.00 x 1.50 Inches Website: destinybowmanfineart.com

Rocky Mountain Morning
Rocky Mountain Morning

"Artist: TIM BREAUX -MO Price: 2600 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 0.75 Inches Website: www.timbreaux.com

A Place to Stop
A Place to Stop

"Artist: WILLIAM BRODY -MI Price: 1800 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: http://wbrody.com

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BROOKS_HEBE_601114-1

"Artist: HEBE BROOKS -TX Price: 4500 Dimensions: 36.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.artbyhebe.com

Polka-Dots Papi and Tickets
Polka-Dots Papi and Tickets

"Artist: Peter Bucks -IL Price: 2500 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 0.30 Inches Website: www.peterbucks.com

Playing With Black and White
Playing With Black and White

"Artist: KAREN BUDAN -AZ Price: 2250 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.karenbudan.com

Quiet Now
Quiet Now

"Artist: JOHN CAGGIANO -MA Price: 3200 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: johncaggiano.com

Pinot Noir 2
Pinot Noir 2

"Artist: Juan Cantavella -TX Price: 3300 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.cantavellartist.com

My Father in the Garden
My Father in the Garden

"Artist: Victoria Castillo -TX Price: 2500 Dimensions: 10.00 x 8.00 x 0.00 Inches Website:

English Watering Can
English Watering Can

"Artist: Rosanne Cerbo -NY Price: 2200 Dimensions: 16.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: rosannecerbofineart.com

Young Blackfoot Dancer
Young Blackfoot Dancer

"Artist: MARY ANN CHERRY -ID Price: 2500 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: http://www.maryanncherry.com

Maine Coast Scoodic
Maine Coast Scoodic

"Artist: Sally Cole -NH Price: 4800 Dimensions: 16.00 x 24.00 x 1.50 Inches Website: sallyladdcole.com"

Studio Assembly
Studio Assembly

"Artist: Steven Creighton -IN Price: 900 Dimensions: 11.00 x 14.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.stevecreightonart.com

Outlaw
Outlaw

"Artist: DONALD CURRAN -MO Price: 3800 Dimensions: 20.00 x 30.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: donaldcurranfineart.com

Seasoned
Seasoned

"Artist: MATTHEW CUTTER -FL Price: 4200 Dimensions: 15.00 x 20.00 x 0.12 Inches Website: http://www.matthewjcutter.com/

Morning Reverie
Morning Reverie

"Artist: CARLA D'AGUANNO -MA Price: 6300 Dimensions: 36.00 x 24.00 x 0.00 Inches Website:

The Perfect Beach Day
The Perfect Beach Day

"Artist: tony damico -CT Price: 2500 Dimensions: 12.00 x 16.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.tonydamicofineart.com

Paint Us! Paint Us!
Paint Us! Paint Us!

"Artist: M. Camille Day -GA Price: 2500 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.studiocamille.com

The Potter
The Potter

"Artist: LARRY DEGRAFF -MO Price: 3500 Dimensions: 18.00 x 14.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.larrydegraff.com

Moonrise Southern Hemisphere
Moonrise Southern Hemisphere

"Artist: RICK DELANTY -CA Price: 3200 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.delantyfineart.com

Mesa Lands
Mesa Lands

"Artist: Jan DeLipsey -TX Price: 1850 Dimensions: 24.00 x 20.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: jdelipsey.com

RAKING LIGHT
RAKING LIGHT

"Artist: Sandra Desrosiers -PA Price: 1200 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: desrosiersfineart.com

Underfoot
Underfoot

"Artist: Kim Diment -MI Price: 1595 Dimensions: 6.00 x 14.00 x 0.30 Inches Website: www.kimdiment.com

Rose Garden
Rose Garden

"Artist: Fred Doloresco -IN Price: 3800 Dimensions: 30.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website:

Around the Bend
Around the Bend

"Artist: CHRISTINE DREWYER -MD Price: 3600 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.christinedrewyer.com"

Thin Space
Thin Space

"Artist: Joel Edwards -TX Price: 1300 Dimensions: 16.00 x 16.00 x 0.75 Inches Website: www.jredwardsstudios.com

1966 Alfa Romeo Giulia TZ2
1966 Alfa Romeo Giulia TZ2

"Artist: Shannon Fannin -TX Price: 5500 Dimensions: 36.00 x 24.00 x 1.50 Inches Website: http://www.shanfannin.com

Passing Time
Passing Time

"Artist: CYNTHIA FEUSTEL -CO Price: 2000 Dimensions: 18.00 x 14.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.feustelfineart.com

Eyes Closed
Eyes Closed

"Artist: McGarren Flack -UT Price: 4200 Dimensions: 30.00 x 20.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.flackstudio.com

Beauty And Beast
Beauty And Beast

"Artist: Rusty Frentner -MI Price: 2800 Dimensions: 12.50 x 10.25 x 0.25 Inches Website:

Stargazers
Stargazers

"Artist: BERRY FRITZ -TX Price: 1800 Dimensions: 12.00 x 16.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.berryfritz.com

Blushing Peonies
Blushing Peonies

"Artist: Sowmya Gade -CA Price: 2500 Dimensions: 12.00 x 16.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: http://sowmyagade.com/

The White Horse
The White Horse

"Artist: Katherine Galbraith -NY Price: 2000 Dimensions: 16.00 x 12.00 x 0.75 Inches Website: katherinegalbraithfineart.com

Sunrise Glow
Sunrise Glow

"Artist: TERESA GARLAND WARNER -MT Price: 3000 Dimensions: 20.00 x 30.00 x 2.00 Inches Website: teresagarland.com

Cascading Opulence
Cascading Opulence

"Artist: GEORGE GONZALEZ -TX Price: 2300 Dimensions: 14.00 x 11.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.gonzalezstudios.com

Red Pipe Wrench
Red Pipe Wrench

"Artist: Ron Greig -ONTARIO Price: 1800 Dimensions: 16.00 x 16.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.rongreig.ca

Winter on Centrai Park So.N.Y.C.
Winter on Centrai Park So.N.Y.C.

"Artist: JOSEPH GRIECO -NY Price: 3800 Dimensions: 24.00 x 26.00 x 1.00 Inches Website:

Makes Me Smile
Makes Me Smile

"Artist: ELIZABETH ROBBINS -UT Price: 3200 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.elizabethrobbinsart.com"

Selfless Sacrifice
Selfless Sacrifice

"Artist: SCOTT ROYSTON -MD Price: 7500 Dimensions: 15.00 x 12.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: "

My Wonderland
My Wonderland

"Artist: Lawrence Rudolech -IN Price: 3500 Dimensions: 30.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: rudolech.com"

The Outskirts
The Outskirts

"Artist: JASON SACRAN -AR Price: 6500 Dimensions: 24.00 x 30.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: jasonsacran.com"

Drink From My Cup
Drink From My Cup

"Artist: WILLIAM SCHNEIDER -IL Price: 3250 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: schneiderart.com"

Au Provence
Au Provence

"Artist: CLAUDIA SEYMOUR -CT Price: 6200 Dimensions: 20.00 x 18.00 x 2.00 Inches Website: claudiaseymour.com"

Night Out At New York
Night Out At New York

"Artist: MING-MEI SHEEH -CA Price: 4500 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: "

A Passing Storm
A Passing Storm

"Artist: SANDHYAA SHETTY -TX Price: 2600 Dimensions: 18.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.sandhyaashetty.com"

Nocturne Grenwald
Nocturne Grenwald

"Artist: Brian Sindler -IL Price: 2800 Dimensions: 16.00 x 20.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: briansindler.com"

Heartland Spirit
Heartland Spirit

"Artist: JERRY SMITH -IN Price: 2500 Dimensions: 20.00 x 24.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.jsmithstudio.com"

Cheese and Wine
Cheese and Wine

"Artist: YELENA SNOVSKY -NJ Price: 800 Dimensions: 9.00 x 12.00 x 0.18 Inches Website: http://www.yelenasnovsky.com"

Father
Father

"Artist: Hannah Steele -MA Price: 3500 Dimensions: 24.50 x 18.50 x 2.00 Inches Website: "

Hebaodan
Hebaodan

"Artist: Junhao Su -CA Price: 3500 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: https://junhaosu.wixsite.com/portfolio"

Afternoon Tea at Lan Su
Afternoon Tea at Lan Su

"Artist: David Terry -OR Price: 1000 Dimensions: 12.00 x 9.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.davidterry.com"

Retirement
Retirement

"Artist: Laurie Tietjen -MO Price: 8500 Dimensions: 24.00 x 36.00 x 2.00 Inches Website: www.jazzponyart.com"

A Touch of Pink
A Touch of Pink

"Artist: PATRICIA TRIBASTONE -NY Price: 3000 Dimensions: 24.00 x 20.00 x 0.25 Inches Website: www.patriciatribastoneart.com"

Leaving Moab
Leaving Moab

"Artist: CECY TURNER -TX Price: 1300 Dimensions: 12.00 x 24.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: www.cecyturner.com"

Flora and Fauna
Flora and Fauna

"Artist: LINE TUTWILER -IN Price: 24000 Dimensions: 30.00 x 24.00 x 2.00 Inches Website: www.tutwilerfineart.com"

Winter Bluffs Beaver Creek Colorado
Winter Bluffs Beaver Creek Colorado

"Artist: DAVID TUTWILER -IN Price: 3800 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: www.tutwilerfineart.com"

A girl with wild chrysanthemum
A girl with wild chrysanthemum

"Artist: Kun Wang -CA Price: 4000 Dimensions: 24.00 x 18.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: http://wangkunstudio.com/"

A warm day in Pasadena
A warm day in Pasadena

"Artist: Durre Waseem -CA Price: 1200 Dimensions: 14.00 x 18.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: durrewaseem.com"

Model Break
Model Break

"Artist: J. Russell WELLS -IL Price: 2240 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 1.00 Inches Website: jrussellwells.com"

Ready in mind
Ready in mind

"Artist: Bing Weng -NC Price: 8000 Dimensions: 65.00 x 80.00 x 0.00 Centimeters Website: bingartspace.com"

Cup of Tea
Cup of Tea

"Artist: NANCY WHITAKER -KS Price: 1600 Dimensions: 11.00 x 14.00 x 0.00 Inches Website: nancyawhitaker.com"

I See Hawks in J.T.
I See Hawks in J.T.

"Artist: John Whytock -MO Price: 2950 Dimensions: 20.00 x 16.00 x 0.50 Inches Website: www.johnwhytockart.com"

 
 

selection process
Each entry is reviewed and scored by an independent jury panel. The Jurying panel will consist of a minimum of 5 NOAPS Master Artists or Signature Members. The panel selects paintings for the exhibit based on the quality and individual mastery of the medium. IMPORTANT: Jurors in the panel make selections based on the image entered (make sure the image depicts a true representation of the painting). Jurors score the image only and do not see any information about the artist.


noaps “BEST OF AMERICA” awards
Awards include: Best of show $5000, $25,000 cash and sponsor awards
Signature and Master Artist Guild Qualifying Update
both Best of America National shows count for Signature Status

• 3 points total over 5 years are needed to qualify for Signature Status
• the "Best of America National Juried Exhibition" will count for 1 point per year
• the "Small Works Best of America National Juried Exhibition" will count for 1/2 point
• a maximum of 1 1/2 points attainable per year
• once Signature Status achieved, the awarded artist may use the initials NOAPS on original works of art and in their correspondence.


Master Artist Membership: Master Qualification begins AFTER Signature status is attained. Master Artist Membership is awarded to active members, whose dues are current.
Both “Best of America National Juried Exhibitions” starting in 2018 count for Master Status

• when a Signature Artist receives three (3) TOP Master Qualifier Awards in a five (5) year period in the “Best of America National Juried Exhibitions” they are now qualified to make a submission to the Masters jury committee headed up by NOAPS Master Artist, Cheng Lian
• Email Membership@noaps.org – title the email “Masters Submission”
• Please submit: 10 original artwork images, Biography and any published articles or related achievements
• These TOP Qualifier Awards will be clearly identified as Masters Qualifier Awards before the start of the Best of America Exhibit. They include Best of show, 1st, 2nd, and all “Best of” category awards.
• With 2 Nationals per year, there will be 10 opportunities in a 5 year period to qualify for Master.
• Upon approval of the Masters jury submission committee and Masters designation is received, the awarded artist may use the initials NOAPSM on original works of art and in their correspondence. This honor is awarded for life, unless forfeited by nonpayment of annual dues or resignation.


selection notification
Artists selected for the Exhibition will be notified by email from Juried Art Services. An up to date email address is essential for notification.


art accepted for the exhibit
Upon receipt of the accepted paintings at the exhibit location, NOAPS and the Gallery retain the right to refuse to display and/or allow award judging due to: technical inaccuracy, misrepresentation, inadequate framing, or damage from improper packaging.
• FRAMING: Gallery quality wood frames only
• NOAPS strongly recommends Strong Boxes from Airfloat Systems or Masterpak. (Airfloat is a NOAPS Sponsor and they provide a 20% discount to NOAPS members). Similar shipping containers can also be accepted. All art received and displayed will not be returned until after the exhibit has closed. The gallery has 30 days after the close of the show to return unsold artwork.

 

IMPORTANT: Once accepted, failure to send the accepted artwork to the exhibit will result on a two (2) year disqualification period for the artist.
• If the artwork is sold after acceptance but before shipping it to the exhibit, commission should be paid to the art gallery.
• Selected paintings will be showcased on www.NOAPS.org, in the NOAPS Blog, and in NOAPS Social Media.
• By entering, entrants are consenting to having a reproduction of their work used for promotion of the NOAPS Exhibits. You are confirming the work entered is your own and copyrighted images incorporated in your work have not been used.


sales
All entries must be for sale. Paintings of all price ranges are accepted. Entrants price their work and should closely represent the established market value of the artist’s work. The price entered on the Juried Artist Services application form will be the price for the duration of the exhibit.


liability
Every reasonable care will be exercised with all artwork. NOAPS, The Gallery, and any other organization or individual connected with the exhibition will not be responsible for loss or damage of artwork while in transit. By entering this exhibit, the applicant agrees to the terms and conditions of the prospectus.


commission
The artist will receive 55% of the selling price, with the remainder split at 45% to the hosting gallery.
 

shipping
Once your art is accepted into the Exhibition, please follow the shipping instructions carefully. Full shipping instructions will be provided with acceptance letters. All shipping charges to and from the Gallery are the responsibility of the artist. We recommend insuring your work before shipping.
Include in the shipping container:
1. Return shipping label - choose Fedex or UPS
2. HOW TO Create a return shipping label - example - If using UPS - Must open an account with them, then use their online program to "Create a return" - Enter all the information and print the label but do not schedule a pickup. Enclose return label in envelope for the gallery. There are no charges until the shipping company driver picks up the parcel and scans the shipping label.***Artwork will not be displayed if Return Label is not provided.
3. $25 check made payable to Montgomery Lee Fine Art for unpacking/repacking fees.
4. Hand deliveries must also include a $25 handling fee.
5. Artwork label attached to back of painting
6. IMPORTANT: Shipping from OUTSIDE the USA must be shipped FREE DOMICILE or they will not be accepted. International artists please check all shipping restrictions and custom regulations before entering this exhibit. All Duties and Taxes must be paid by the artist

 

 


calendar
Applications Dates: February 15, 2019 - June 23, 2018
Notification Date: July 12, 2019
Workshop & Opening Week Program: September 24, 25 & 26th, 2019: Painting the Portrait with Jian Wu, Judge of Awards.
Exhibit Grand Opening & Award Reception: September 27th, 2019
Exhibit Closing: October 27, 2019

 

Your participation and support of the NATIONAL OIL & ACRYLIC PAINTERS’ SOCIETY is greatly appreciated.  GOOD LUCK!!

 

questions
Please email to Membership@NOAPS.org
LINK TO APPLY - http://www.juriedartservices.com/index.php?content=event_info&event_id=1549

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Special Advertising rates in major art publications will be available for accepted artists
Publication names, dates and rates will be sent with notification to accepted artists