2019 Plein Air for the Park
July 8th – July 21st, 2019
The Grand Teton Association (GTA) and Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters (RMPAP) present their 8th Annual Fine Art Show and Sale. Forty percent (40%) of the proceeds from the show benefit Grand Teton Association in support of educational, interpretive and scientific programs within Grand Teton National Park.
Participating artists will arrive Monday July 8th and paint “en plein air” (outside in open air) in Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Hole. A selection of their “wet paintings” will be on display at the Craig Thomas Discovery & Visitor Center, in Moose, from Wednesday July 17th to Sunday July 21st.
2019 EVENT SCHEDULE
MONDAY JULY 8
Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters arrive and paint in Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Hole.
MONDAY JULY 15:
Schwabacher’s Landing, Grand Teton National Park
Grand Teton Association "Morning with the Masters" Youth Paint Out 9:00AM -1:00PM, July 15
Aspiring young artists are joined by RMPAP for a morning of plein air painting. Registration begins in early May.
TUESDAY JULY 17:
Jackson Lake Lodge, Grand Teton National Park
Artist Demonstration 9:00AM -12:00PM, July 17
Enjoy the “en plein air” painting process and interact with the artists at the historic Jackson Lake Lodge.
WEDNESDAY JULY 18:
Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center, Moose
Purchase Patron exclusive preview, (Invitation only) 11:00AM, July 18
Exhibit opens to the public at 12:00PM, July 18
Private Reception, (Invitation only) 6:00PM - 8:00PM, July 18PM
All works are for sale. Reserve works are available in the “Wet Room” for viewing and purchase.
THURSDAY JULY 19
Jenny Lake Lodge, Grand Teton National Park
Artist Demonstration 9:00AM -12:00PM, July 19
Enjoy the “en plein air” painting process and interact with the artists at the historic Jenny Lake Lodge.
SATURDAY JULY 20
Grand Teton National Park
Quick Draw 9:00AM -11:00AM, July 21
Enjoy watching participants create a finished work of art from a blank canvas. These paintings will be offered for sale at the Craig Thomas Discovery & Visitor Center immediately following the Quick Draw. This is a fixed price “off the easel” sale.
SUNDAY JULY 21
The Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor’s Center, Moose, WY. Art show and sale concludes at 4:00PM.
BECOME A PURCHASE PATRON!
Support Grand Teton Association (GTA) and Grand Teton National Park by becoming a Purchase Patron during July 2019's Plein Air for the Park. Purchase Patrons are essential supporters of the event through their commitment to purchase art. A exclusive showing is held so that Purchase Patrons may view and purchase art at the beginning of the sale. Additional events and a private reception are also held to acknowledge Purchase Patrons and their commitment to Plein Air art and Grand Teton National Park. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about this program.