Monuments and Canyons Painting Event Submission Page

Thank you for your interest in submitting for the 2023 Colorado National Monument Plein Air Event. This year the event will take place October 1st – October 8th. The opening reception will be Friday, October, 6th.
The exhibition and sale will be open to the public October 6th – 8th.  

DEADLINE to submit- April 15th, 2023

Submission Instructions:

Step 1.

Emailing Submissions

Attach three images of recent plein air work, (2MB limit each @ 300ppi is preferred) to Each image file should be titled as follows (example): John Smith_Bright Sunset_Oil_9x12

In the body of your email include the following (copy and paste if you would like):

Artist Name:





Artist website (if you have one):

Then send the email.  To complete the submission process, continue to  step 2.

If step 2 is not completed, submission will not be accepted.

Step 2.

Payment. Click the following link to pay the $35 non-refundable submission fee

Click Here to Pay

DEADLINE to Submit- April 15th, 2023

Notifications of acceptance sent out by May 1st.