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Laguna Plein Air Painters Association
4th Annual Waterworks

 LPAPA In Residence @ Forest & Ocean Gallery



Submissions Open 12/1/19


EXHIBITION TITLE:                              4th Annual LPAPA “Waterworks”

                                                            This event made possible through the support of the                     

                                                            “Joe Hanks VanCleave Foundation for the Arts”


UPDATED EXHIBITION DATES:          July 13 - 27, 2020 


LOCATION:                                          LPAPA in Residence @ Forest & Ocean Gallery

                                                            480 Ocean Ave

                                                            Laguna Beach, CA  92651

                                                            Gallery Hours:  Tues – Fri & Sun 11am – 5pm; Sat 10am – 6pm

                                                            Closed Mondays


QUALIFICATIONS:                               Open to all LPAPA members in good standing,

Signature Members, Artists Members and Student Members


SUBJECT MATTER:                              Open to all subjects


UPDATED DEADLINE:                         Submit before 11:59 pm on Monday, JUNE 15, 2020


ART ELIGIBILITY:                                 Plein air and studio work accepted,

                                                            each piece to be designated plein air or studio

                                                            All submitted work must be transparent watercolor

                                                            Entries must not violate copyright laws

                                                            Entries must be original and executed within the last year


                                                            Maximum unframed size not to exceed 36 united inches

                                                            (United Inches = Length + Width)

                                                            Minimum unframed size not to be less than 12 united inches

                                                            (United Inches = Length + Width)


                                                            All work must be wired and ready to exhibit


COMMISSION:                        50% to Artist, 50% to LPAPA 

                                                            All artwork Must be for sale


HOW TO APPLY:                                 Submit jpeg images for review via

                                                            You may submit up to a maximum of 6 images


ENTRY FEE:                                         Payment through onlinejuriedshows. 

                                                            You may submit up to 2 images for $35.

                                                            Each additional image up to 6 is $5.


UPDATED NOTIFICATIONS:                Notifications will be sent to artists via email on or around

Friday, JUNE 19, 2020


UPDATED ARTWORK DROP-OFF:     Monday, JULY 13, 2020:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm at

                                                            LPAPA In Residence located @ Forest & Ocean Gallery

                                                            480 Ocean Ave   Laguna Beach


UPDATED SHIPPING INFO:                Out-of-town shipments MUST arrive by Friday, JULY 10, 2020

                                                            Artist is responsible for shipping charges to and from exhibit.

                                                            A prepaid return label or charge authorization must be included

                                                            PLEASE DO NOT USE PLASTIC PEANUTS FOR SHIPPING

                                                            Ship to:  Rosemary Swimm c/o  Forest & Ocean Gallery  

                                                                           480 Ocean Ave   Laguna Beach, CA  92651


UPDATED ARTISTS’ RECEPTION:       Saturday, JULY 18, 2020  5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

                                                            Awards Presentation – 6:00 pm

                                                            LPAPA in Residence @ Forest & Ocean Gallery


AWARDS:                                            1st Place  $500. + Invitation to 2020 Plein Air Invitational                                                                                                   2nd Place  $250  

                                                            3rd Place  $125                                                                                                                                                                        Honorable Mention $75

                                                            Facebook Fans’ “People’s Choice” $50


UPDATED ARTWORK PICKUP:           Monday, JULY 27, 2020   10:00 am – 12:00 pm

                                                            LPAPA In Residence located @ Forest & Ocean Gallery

Please Note:  LPAPA no longer has the ability to store artwork from any show after it has closed when prior return arrangements (pick up or shipping) have not been made by the artist.  If after 2 weeks of a show closing, the artist has not provided payment for return shipping or picked up their work, the unclaimed artwork will become the property of LPAPA.


DETAILS:                                             Although the utmost care will be taken in handling artwork,

                                                            neither LPAPA, Forest & Ocean Gallery or its representatives

                                                            will be responsible for damage or loss from any cause.  Insurance,

                                                            if desired, is the responsibility of the artist


UPDATED IMPORTANT DATES:         Monday, JUNE 15, 2020                     Entry deadline

                                                            Friday, JUNE 19, 2020                        Notifications emailed on or around

                                                            Friday, JULY 10, 2020                         Shipping arrival deadline

                                                            Monday, JULY 13 2020                       Physical artwork drop off

                                                            Saturday, JULY 18, 2020                     Artists’ Reception

                                                            Monday, JULY 27, 2020                      Pick up artwork


QUESTIONS:                                       Show Coordinator

                                                            Rosemary Swimm   949-376-3635 (o) 949-584-9162 (c)

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