Painter Info – UP43

Morgan B

April 6th, 2015


You are invited to compete at Ultimate Painting #43 in Minneapolis on May 12th, 2015!
**please note this event is 18+**


You must ACCEPT this invitation to participate.
If you do not accept within 48 hours your spot may not be guaranteed.


Event Information
Ultimate Painting 43
May 12th, 2015
Minneapolis, MN
The Pourhouse
10 South 5th Street


Doors open to public: 7pm

Early Bird: 10$ (Until 3pm, 4/28)

Competition details (inc. prizing / silent auction)

Ultimate Painting is live competitive painting. 12 painters create the best work they can using only acrylic paint across three 20 minute rounds of public painting. 6 painters will compete in Round 1, another 6 in Round 2, the top two painters from each round will go into a 3rd and Final Round with a new canvas. The audience vote for the winners of each round, and the single winner of each event.

Works created at Ultimate Painting 43 will be silent auctioned with 50% of the proceeds going to the artists. The winner determined by audience vote will win a spot in the 2015 City or Regional Finals to be held Summer 2015.

There is no cost to participate in Ultimate Painting

Organizer Contact information

Kate Ryan is our Minneapolis Local Partner and will be your UP contact. If you need to get a hold of UP on the day of the event please contact Kate. Her cell number is (612)875-5283 and email is [email protected]


What to bring

UP will provide the following materials – canvas, paint, easels, water containers, palettes, paper mixing plates and shop towels for rags. You should bring only your BRUSHES and any other non-mechanical tools you would like to use.

Invite friends

Please invite friends to the UP43 event page on Facebook

You can also engage with us on social media using hashtags like #ultimatepainting #20minpainting #artbattle

We are @ultpainting on twitter


Please review our artist FAQ for questions related to allowed materials, guests, competition rules ect. –

Please bookmark this page for reference to event specific details :)