2014 CANVAS ARTIST SERIES CONTEST
Win a $5,000 scholarship!
Hyatt Hotels and Resorts and Canvas Wines, inspired by a love for fine art, wish to inspire others to share their passion of art and wine with the Canvas Artist Series. Hyatt welcomes art students in the 50 United States and D.C. to submit their artistic interpretation of the varietal characteristics of Canvas Wines: Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, and Pinot Grigio.
One winner for each varietal wine will receive a $5,000 scholarship and may have their artwork featured as a label on a special bottling of Canvas Wines.
Public Voting is Now Open!
Your vote will help decide the winner of each category. One winner for each varietal wine will receive $5,000 scholarship and may have their artwork featured as a label on a special bottling of Canvas Wines. The four Grand Prize winners will be chosen based on public voting and other criteria. Please vote for your favorite entry for each varietal category.
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October 1 - December 15, 2014
Create and submit your original artwork. All artwork must be 24" wide x 20" tall, in .jpg format, no larger than 2mb, and at least 72 dpi resolution.
January 5 - 31, 2015
The top 4 finalists, selected by an internal review panel, will be available for public vote to help select the final winner for each vareital category.
The Canvas Artist Series Contest is open to students 18 years and over enrolled in an accredited art program. Some areas of this site are restricted to visitors 21 years of age or over.
Artwork must reflect the contestant's artistic interpretation of the varietal characteristics of one of the below Canvas Wines.
|Cabernet Sauvignon||Cedar, tobacco, rich dark fruit, and hints of oak and spice|
|Pinot Noir||Aromas of vivid red fruit with hints of spice and oak|
|Chardonnay||Apple blossom and honeysuckle aromatics, rich orchard fruit flavors dominated by apple, pear, and toasty oak|
|Pinot Grigio||Bright pale straw yellow, fruity and flowery fragrances reminiscent of the countryside in summer|
Winners of our 2013 competition submitted their original artwork in one of four varietal categories - Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, and Pinot Grigio. Every submission piece underwent a careful review process that included public voting. Each winner received a $5,000 scholarship and had their artwork featured as a label on a special bottling of Canvas Wines.
New York, NY
American Academy of Art,
The Art Institute of California,
San Francisco, CA
American Academy of Art,
Have more questions about the Canvas Artist Series? Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.