Winners of WWK’s Competition 2016
By World Wide Kitsch

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The Quote:

Kitsch directs our attention to pictured concepts, events, and objects. We respond to the subject of an example of Kitsch, not to the painting as an object of value in its own right.

— G. E. Burcaw, author

Sixty-nine paintings were selected by the jury to compete for the winning prize in World Wide Kitsch’s very first painting competition.
Jury’s Choice went to Boris Correa for his painting “A Woman in the Shadows.”

A Woman In The Shadows by Boris Correa

A Woman In The Shadows by Boris Correa

Boris Correa will receive a locket with an engraved kitsch butterfly.

The Brazilian painter, Bruno Passos, winner of the facebook voting competition with his painting “Vermelho,” will receive a $250 gift card from a painting supply store.

Vermelho by Bruno Passos

Vermelho by Bruno Passos


The World Wide Kitsch Competition is an annual competition held for the first time in 2015. Prizes include the Facebook Public Vote Award and Jury’s Choice Award, where the three best submitions are elected. 

For more information, please visit the competition page.



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