Bethesda Painting Awards

The Bethesda Painting Awards is downtown Bethesda's annual juried art competition that exclusively honors painters from Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. $14,000 in prize monies are awarded to the top four painters annually. 

 Carol Trawick, Founder of the Bethesda Painting Awards and 2017 Painting Awards Winner Katherine Tzu-Lan Mann in front of Mann's work entitled, "Spaniel."

Congratulations to our
2018 Bethesda Painting Awards Finalists


Kim Abraham, Alexandria, VA
Sarah Boyts Yoder, Charlottesville, VA
Carolyn Case, Cockeysville, MD
Leigh Anne Chambers, Courtland, VA
Emma Childs, Baltimore, MD
Caleb Kortokrax, Baltimore, MD
Khanh Le, Washington, D.C.
Stephen Towns, Balitmore, MD
Read about the finalists here.