The Peninsula Museum of Art presents
a juried competition for professional, established artists from the Greater Bay Area

Bay Area Masters

The work of all finalists will be displayed at the San Mateo County Fair & Best of Show awards include solo exhibitions at The Peninsula Museum of Art.

First, Second, and Third ribbons will be awarded in both 2-D and 3-D categories.

Entrants will be judged by George Rivera (Director of Triton Museum, retired)

All entries are due online by April 16, 2019
Entry fee is $25 per entry
Accepted artwork for Bay Area Masters must be delivered by Thursday, June 6, 2019 



1. For instructions and details please visit the San Mateo County Fair website:

  • Scroll down to Section IX of the Fine Arts Galleria section to
    Page 9 of the document in the above link
  • Page 51 appears in the right hand corner from the Fair’s catalog scan

Division 314: Bay Area Masters - Sponsored by the Peninsula Museum of Art                                    

2. Submit entry form and payment online

3. Email JPG(s) of your entry by April 16 to: with Bay Area Masters in the subject line.

Questions?  Please email

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