Art Competition

Wildlife Habitat Canada invites Canadian wildlife artists to participate in an art competition held annually to select the image for the Canadian Wildlife Habitat Conservation Stamp and Print.

Canadian Wildlife Habitat Conservation Stamp and Print
Art Competition

Although the Art Competition is by invitation only, Wildlife Habitat Canada welcomes new Canadian artists that may be interested in submitting a piece to the competition.

For new Canadian artists wishing to participate in the competition, please send an artist CV and website link where your artwork can be viewed (or provide samples of your work) to skaddoura@whc.org.

2018 Art Competition

THE COMPETITION HAS NOW PASSED.

The winning painting was revealed on April 1st, 2018 and features the Wood Duck (Aix Sposa) by artist Pierre Girard of Sorel-Tracy, QC.

The painting is entitled  Autumn Colours – Wood Duck 

Click here to learn more about this year’s winner.

2019 Art Competition

THE COMPETITION HAS NOW PASSED

The 2019 Art Competition was held in October 2017 and featured the Canvasback (Aythya valisineria).
The winning image will be unveiled on April 1, 2019.  

 

2020 Art Competition

THE COMPETITION HAS NOW PASSED

The 2020 Art Competition was held in November 2018 and featured the Northern Pintail (Anas acuta).
The winning image will be unveiled on April 1, 2020.  

Previous Competitive Entries

Every year, WHC receives numerous paintings for the Art Competition. Each one is meticulously painted by a Canadian artist and is unique, offering a different perspective of the selected species. While we are limited to choosing only one finalist as the winning painting, the quality of art that we receive does not go unnoticed and we would like to showcase it.  Click on the images below to see the art entries that we have received over the past few years.

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