The 33rd Annual International Exhibition of PASTELS USA: A Dynamic Journey will be held at the historic and beautiful Haggin Museum in Stockton, California.

The exhibition will run from May 16, 2019 to July 14, 2019.

We’re having a party!

May 16th, 2019  Opening Reception at 7:00p.m. Meet some of the local artists exhibiting in the show.

May 18th, 2019  Awards Reception from 2:00p.m. To 4:00 p.m. Meet artists and PSWC members, see the presentation of awards and honors. Wear something purple!


PASTELS USA is the PSWC’s premiere event. Pastelists from around the world compete for nearly thirty awards (both cash and art supplies). We are honored to be holding the 2019 event at the Haggin Museum. The prospectus will be out January 1st, 2019, and the event is opened to both PSWC members and non-members. The 2019 show prospectus will be available January 1, 2019.

PSWC_PastelsUSA2019 Download Prospectus here.