Art Challenge

Saturday, May 18th – Sunday, May 19th, 2019
RBC Convention Centre / Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada


Ready, Set, Paint! 

The Art Challenge is an exciting competition where artists paint live before an audience at the RBC Convention Centre during the International Pow Wow. There are two rounds of 20 painters. The top 5 from each round move onto to the final round and the chance to win. Participants have 30 minutes each round to produce a live painting. 

Round 1 – Saturday, May 18, 2019
Live Painting: 3:00pm – 3:30pm
Public Voting: 3:30pm – 5:30pm 

Round 2 – Saturday, May 18, 2019
Live Painting: 6:30pm – 7:00pm
Public Voting: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

The top 3 from both rounds will be decided on by ‘free’ public voting onsite, and will move onto the final round. All paintings will stay onsite until Sunday at 6:30pm. 

Round 3 (Final) – Sunday, May 19, 2019
Live Painting: 3:30pm – 4:00pm
Public Voting: 4:00pm – 5:00pm

Do you have painting skills? Sign up for the Art Challenge! 

First 20 applicants will be accepted (Ages 16+). Registration is open to individual artisans nationally, and internationally and is free of charge.

Check back in 2019 to register.