Discover Wauwatosa Seeks Artists for ART 64

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Discover Wauwatosa Seeks Artists for ART 64


Discover Wauwatosa is seeking 64 artists to participate in the second year of ART 64, a 2-day bracket-style live painting tournament with a grand prize of $20,000. The tournament will take place in The Village of Wauwatosa, WI on June 9-10, 2023.

The application for artists who wish to participate is now available online at The application is open to artists from across the country. All 64 competing artists receive a minimum of $100 for participation, with prize money increasing each round they advance.

During the competition, members of the public are invited to watch the paintings come to life and vote for their favorite paintings online. The artist in each pairing with the most votes advances to the next round. Paintings created during the tournament will be auctioned online using OneCause’s mobile bidding platform – if sold, artists will receive 70% of sale, 20% commission will go to the Wauwatosa Parks Improvement Fund, with the remaining 10% going back to ART 64.

If you didn’t get a chance to participate or attend last year’s event, which saw thousands of attendees, check out this video to see what it’s about.The deadline for applications is Friday, March 10, 2023. The selected artists will be notified on March 31, 2023. There is no cost to apply.

For more information on rules, required application materials, and timeline, please visit the ART 64 website. If you have questions, contact