Art vs. Art: Paint Day and Main Event

Paint Day: Saturday, 8/29 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Art vs. Art Main Event: Friday, 9/25 9 p.m-12 a.m., doors open at 8 p.m.

Register Here to Paint:


Indianapolis, IN, August 7, 2015 ­– Primary Colours is pleased to present Art vs. Art Paint Day occurring at the historic Irving Theater. In preparation for the Art vs. Art Main Event, artists will be creating a masterpiece in a four hour time period utilizing identical equipment supplied by Prizm: a canvas, brushes, and acrylic paint. Artist registration for the event is now open, artists can register early and save $5 or pay $20 the day of Paint Day. The public is invited to participate in the festivities by cheering on the artists as they paint and enjoying the Sun King beer available for purchase.

The completed works of art will compete for the $4,000 prize awarded at the end of the Art vs. Art Main Event on September 25 at the Vogue Theater in Broad Ripple. Between September 11 and September 24, the public is invited to vote for their top three works located on the Art vs. Art website ( to determine the works of art that will make it to the Main Event. On the night of Art vs. Art, audience votes will decide which paintings will survive and which will face the wheel of death and be destroyed unless purchased at the on-the-spot auction at the last minute before destruction. The last remaining painting will be named the 2015 winner of Art vs. Art for all of the glory and the cash prize.

The Irving Theater is located at:

5505 E. Washington Street

Indianapolis, IN 46219


The Vogue Theater is located at:

6259 N. College Ave

Indianapolis, IN 46220


Art vs. Art Paint Day: Saturday, August 29, 2015 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Art vs. Art Main Event: Friday, September 25, 2015, 9 p.m. – 12 a.m., 8 p.m. doors open