The 2019 Arts En Plein Air Festival is a four-day event where artists will leave their studios behind to paint and showcase their work outdoors.
Registration and information available here: http://quinteartscouncil.org/plein-air-entry-form-2019/
Easy registration payment
Artists will have the opportunity to capture the beautiful images of historic downtown Belleville, the shores of the Bay of Quinte, the famous ‘Old East Hill,’ the Moira River, and numerous other painting locations in the Quinte region.
This event is a juried and judged competition that is open to artists working in various mediums such as: watercolour, acrylic, soft pastel and oil.
Prize for the 2019 Festival include: First prize: $1,500, Second prize: $1,000, Third prize: $750 and Local Artist Prize: $500.
Join us on this special weekend and participate in our unique one-of-a kind-event, celebrating art en plein air!
Artist check-in opens on Thursday, May 23 at 9:30 am at the J.M. PARROTT GALLERY in Belleville, Ont., and registered canvases must be submitted for judging by 5:00 pm on Saturday, May 25
Awards will be announced during a closing ceremony on Sunday, May 26.
The Plein Air Exhibit will run at the J.M. Parrott Art Gallery from May 26 to June 6.