At the 2015 IAPS Eleventh Biennial Convention we are pleased to present our second IAPS PastelWorld
, which is an important and permanent component of our conventions. Pastel artists can now not only attend workshops, demonstrations, and purchase art materials, but you will also be inspired by some of the very best pastel paintings from around the world!
New this year will be several free events associated with PastelWorld:!
• Daily Walk-Through discussions led by Master Artists
• Free Seminar on Packing and Shipping Pastels
• Free Discussion on Framing Pastels
is three different exhibitions held in the Franciscan Ballroom at the Hotel Albuquerque. The Calls for Entry will be available the beginning of 2015 at www.onlinejuriedshows.com.
The Third Master Circle Exhibition
When you achieve your Master Circle award you become eligible for this juried master competition and will compete with artists who have reached this award level. Awards include Prix de Pastel, Gold, Silver, Bronze, Honorable Mention and the Maggie Price Award of Excellence.
26th IAPS Juried Exhibition
Artists who are members of IAPS Member Societies are invited to enter their paintings into this juried show. Awards include Prix de Pastel, Gold, Silver, Bronze, Honorable Mention and the Maggie Price Award of Excellence.
We are pleased to present the expertise and talents of our 2013 Convention instructors in this exhibition.
The Opening and Awards Reception for PastelWorld will be held on the evening of Wednesday, June 3rd. PastelWorld
is free and open to the public. All are welcome!