Several artists featured in the picture above are racing to finish.

VIDEO: Competitive art battle heats up Toronto

The Amazing Race of live painting

In its fifth season, Art Battle comes to Toronto featuring 16 artists.

The artists have 20 minutes to create an art piece. The winner gets a $200 prize, along with the chance to be crowned national champion at the end of the season.

Observer TV’s Rajesh Sammy reports on competitive art painting.