Shows & Awards

Emmett Fritz Award for Best Oil Painting
2017 Honors Show

St. Augustine, FL

"First Place"
January 2015
Paradise Paint Out Quickdraw Islamorada, FL

Honorable Mention
March 2015
2nd Annual Lighthouse Art Center Paint Out Tequesta, FL

"Best of Show," Jean Wagner Troemel Award, for Banyan Land
2016 Spring Members Show
St. Augustine, FL

"Best in Show" for Afternoon Shadows at the Dow Museum
April 2014
St. Augustine
Florida

Plein Air Richmond, Judson Art Award
July 2014
Richmond, VA

Cashiers Plein Air, Auctioneers Choice
July 2014
Cashiers,NC

First Place for "Online and On the Net"
April 2013
St. Augustine Members Show
St. Augustine, FL

Best in Show, Tioga Winter Fine Arts Fair
February 2013
Gainesville, FL

First Place for "Joe Taylor Painting"
January 2013
St. Augustine Figure and Portrait Show
St. Augustine, FL

People's Choice Award for "Through the Trees"
September 2012
Plein Air Vermont
North Bennington, VT

Second Place for "Honeymoon Cottage"
July 2012
Plein Air North Carolina
Cashiers, NC

Awarded painting "Port Theater Interior"
June 2012
Honors Exhibition
St. Augustine, FL

Best of Show
February 2011
Tioga Art Show
Gainesville, FL

Honorable Mention/Quick Draw
July 2011
Plein Air Easton
Easton, MD

Peoples's Choice Award
June 2011
Easels in Frederick
Frederick, MD

Figure & Portrait Show
Spring 2010
Award of Merit
St. Augustine, FL

Impressions of St. Augustine
Spring 2010
Award of Merit
St. Augustine, FL

Figure Exhibit
Winter 2010
Award of Merit
St. Augustine, FL

Fantastic Florida
Winter 2010
Second Place
St. Augustine, FL

Open Air Arts
March 2010
Best Representational Painting
Melrose, FL

Honors Exhibit
2010
Emmett Fritz Award for Best Oil Painting
St. Augustine, FL

Crescent Beach Paint Out
October 2009
First Prize
Crescent Beach, FL

Open Air Arts Spring 2009
April 2009
First Place for Oil and Acrylic
Melrose, FL

Charles is excited that his painting "Moonlight" won First Place in this juried event.You can view the winning painting as well as other work created during the paint out under New Paintings on the website.

Plein Air Appreciation Exhibit
Feb 8-28, 2009
Best of Show
St. Augustine Art Association

Charles is honored to have his painting Xnides Boat Yard chosen as Best of Show. You can view the painting under New Paintings.

Crescent Beach Paint Out
October 25, 2008
Award of Merit
Island Fine Art

"Behind the Fence" was awarded a second award.

Crescent Beach Paint Out
October 25, 2008
United Way Award
Island Fine Art

During the United Way Fund Raiser held during the Crescent Beach Paint Out the representatives of United Way selected Charles' painting "The Apple Jack" as their choice for top honors.

Crescent Beach Paint Out 2008
October 25, 2008
Artist's Choice Award
Island Fine Art

Charles' painting "Behind the Fence" was chosen by the participating artists of the Crescent Beach Paint Out as their favorite of the exhibit. This is a great honor for Charles.

Feature Artist
Fall 2007
Distinguished Lifestyles Magazine

Fall Members Show
September 2007
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Invited Artist (Best of Show)
August 2007
Crescent Beach Paint Out
Crescent Beach, FL

Honours Exhibit (juried)
June 2007
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Spring Members Exhibition (Best of Show)
May 2007
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Landscape Exhibition
February 2007
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Figure Show
Winter 2002
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Figure Show
Winter 2004
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Invited Artist
11th EpCot Flower and Garden Festival

May 1, 2004
Art in the Park/Plein Air Paint Out
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Invited Artist
12th International Flower and Garden Festival

April 30-May 1, 2005
Art in the Garden/Plein Air Paint Out
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Figure Show
Winter 2005
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Invited Artist
13th Annual EpCot Flower and Garden Fest.

May 2006
Art in the Garden/Plein Air Paint Out
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Invited Artist
Crescent Beach Paint Out

August 2006
Island Fine Art
Crescent Beach, FL

Members Show (Second Place)
November 2006
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Artists and Their Images (Second Prize)
December 2006
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Invited Artist
Crescent Beach Paint Out

August 12-14, 2005
Island Fine Art
Crescent Beach, FL

all images: © Charles Dickinson