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Showdown in the Square

at Shipbuilder's Square

15 Wallace Mews
North Vancouver, BC

Saturday, August 4, 2012

Starts: 3:00 PM
Ends: 7:30 PM

Categories: Other, Sports & Fitness, Kids & Family

Showdown in the Square is a 2-hour onsite painting contest at Shipbuilder's Square. Contestants will have a 100 meter perimenter to work within and 8x8inch canvasses will be provided by our generous sponsor, Opus Art Supplies. Please bring your own materials (paint brushes, paints etc.); water will be provided on site.

If you would like to participate using an alternative medium, please provide your own appropriate 8x8 inch canvas.

Showdown in the Square is part of the City of North Vancouver and Donnelly Events series Concerts in the Square, Art on the Pier. Live artists will be playing music from 4pm-10pm on the main stage in the square. Please click here for more information.


Registration 3-4pm

Contest Period 4-6pm

Voting and Judging Period 6-6:45pm

Announcement of Winners 7pm

Prize Categories:

1. Figurative

2. Landscape

3. Viewers' Choice

One $200 gift certificate to Opus Art Supplies will be granted to one winner in each category.


Chris Bentzen, Art Director, Producer and Curator. Creator of Hot Art, Wet City and the Hot One Inch Action.

Michael Abraham, Internationally renowned Vancouver artist.


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