Two weeks ago I learned that I am a finalist in the Hunting Art Prize Competition. "Courage", the painting I entered, is a 4'x 5' acrylic. The Hunting Art Prize, which is sponsored by the international oil services company Hunting PLC, is a prestigious annual art competition open to established and emerging artists.
It's $50,000 award is the most generous annual prize in the U.S. and has helped to build the reputations and the support the careers of distinguished artists. The winner will be announced at a Gala in Houston on May 1st.