How are artists selected to paint in Art Battle?

Artists submit their work and apply online at and are selected based on competition space availability and quality of submission. Use this link to apply and share with your artist friends!

How will I know if I am selected to paint? If you are selected, you will receive an official invitation by email from your local Art Battle. You must complete the confirmation form in your official invitation to participate. This email will contain all of the information needed for your event including contact information for your local Art Battle producer.

Is there a fee to participate?

No, there is never a fee for Artists to participate in Art Battle.


What is provided and what should I bring?

Selected Artists should bring their brushes and any other tools they would like to use. In the Open Materials rules, artists are also encouraged to bring their own mediums and printed reference images from home.

Art Battle will provide canvas, basic selection of acrylic paint, easels, water containers, palettes, and mixing plates.

How big is the canvas?

18×24 or larger in Rounds 1 and 2, 20×24 or larger in the Final Round. Any significant change in canvas size will be noted prior to the event by your local organizer.

What acrylic colors will Art Battle provide?