2018 RBC Canadian Painting Competition
Deadline: May 1, 2018. Finalists announced on June 27, 2018.
Celebrating Canadian talent and diversity, the 2018 RBC Canadian Painting Competition has just announced its call for submissions for it's 20th anniversary year. This year the competition is awarding an additional grand prize: a residency a the renowned Banff Centre for the Arts.
Former Akin member, Ambera Hellmann took home the grand prize for the 2017 competition. Currently based in Berlin, Hellmann's work continues to explore both formal and thematic elements, creating their own fragmented timeline.