Portrait/Figure Winners in the 2013 Annual Art Competition

Congratulations to the winners of The Artist’s Magazine‘s 30th Annual Art Competition‘s portrait/figure category. Read more about these artists and their works in the December 2013 issue, available at NorthLightShop.com.

The juror for the Portrait/Figure category this year was Ron Monsma. Click here to learn what he looked for when choosing the winning paintings.

Portrait/Figure Winners

First Place: John Jude Palencar
Medina, Ohio

Extasis (acrylic, 33x32) by John Jude Palencar

Extasis (acrylic, 33×32) by John Jude Palencar


Second Place: Munroe d’Antignac
Atlanta, Georgia

Absolution (oil, 24x20) by Munroe d'Antignac

Absolution (oil, 24×20) by Munroe d’Antignac


Third Place: Nick Alm
Eksjo, Sweden

Wedding Night (oil, 13 4/5x 31 1/2) by Nick Alm

Wedding Night (oil, 13 4/5x 31 1/2) by Nick Alm


Honorable Mention: Joseph Lauer
Iowa City, Iowa

Body and Soul (oil, 38x52 1/2) by Joseph Lauer

Body and Soul (oil, 38×52 1/2) by Joseph Lauer


Honorable Mention: Rob Rey
Providence, Rhode Island

Ukulele Singer (oil, 18x24) by Rob Rey

Ukulele Singer (oil, 18×24) by Rob Rey


Honorable Mention: Dean Mitchell
Tampa, Florida

Old Man Jackson (oil, 24x36) by Dean Mitchell

Old Man Jackson (oil, 24×36) by Dean Mitchell

View the winning paintings in our Floral/Still Life, Animal/WildlifeAbstract and Landscape/Interior categories too. And, enter your best work today (missed the deadline? Don’t worry – check back soon to see when the competition will be accepting entries for next time).

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