46 th Annual Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition




The Rocky Mountain National Watermedia (RMNW) exhibition, in its 46 th year, is presented by Center for the Arts Evergreen (CAE) in Evergreen, Colorado. RMNW attracts entrants and jurors from throughout the United States, and is regarded as one of the top watermedia exhibitions in the country.

2019 JUROR CAE is pleased to announce that internationally acclaimed painter, Sterling Edwards, will serve as the juror for the 46th annual Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition. Edwards is a contemporary watermedia master who is originally from Kansas City, Missouri. Sterling Edwards will offer a Master Workshop, Watercolors From A to Z, at CAE July 29 – August 1, 2018 (Monday-Thursday).


 Open to all artists residing in the United States.

 Each artist may enter up to 3 paintings for consideration. Accepted artists will only have only 1 original painting “hanging” in the exhibition. Please only submit images of finished original paintings that you would like to be considered for “hanging” display in the exhibition.

 Paintings on boards, panels, or watercolor canvas that are not framed must have finished (nonraw) edges and be gallery-quality exhibition ready.

 Paintings must be an aqueous medium on watercolor papers, watercolor canvas, watermedia boards such as Aquabord, Claybord, Gessobord, Yupo, illustration boards, and panels. Computer‐generated works or Giclee prints are also not permitted. All collage materials must be painted by the artist.

 Other media, if used, must be in conjunction with the watermedia, which must be dominant.

 All entries must be one‐of‐a‐kind.

 Artworks must have been painted in the last two years, and may not have been shown previously in any exhibition at CAE or a previous RMNW exhibition.

 Your source material must be your own design or made from your own photograph.

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