Announcing the winners of the GET DUSTY PGE Open Online Pastel Competition 2020

We are happy to reveal the winners of the PGE Open Online Pastel Competition 2020. We were very impressed by the quality of the submitted works. Of the 355 paintings submitted by 104 artists, 24 were choosen for an award by our international judges. We thank Daggi Wallace PSA, Tony Allain PSA, Sharron Blackmore and Dominique Houard for their work which cannot have been easy!

We also thank our sponsors UArt Sanded Pastel Paper, PanPastel, Gordan Becin Softpastels, Schmincke Pastels and for their contributions to the prizes.

And the winners are...

The Gordan Becin Award goes to Shaofei Yu, 1st place in category Still Life with "Plato Hold The Opera Flag"!

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The PanPastel Award goes to Isla Ferrer, 1st place in category Animal with "Milo"!

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The Award goes to Roger Holmes, 1st place in category Landscape with "Rising Tide At Portwrinkle"!

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The Schmincke Award goes to Fabang Pei, 1st place in category Portrait/Figure with "Farewell Song"!

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The UART-Award, choosen by PGE, goes to Yael Maimon with "Getting Fresh Air"!

Click on the Categories to see the finalists:


LANDSCAPE (including Seascape, Cityscape and Interior)



To see all finalists with larger images,go to Get Dusty 2020

 To see all submitted paintings, go to OnlineJuriedShows