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Plein Air Grand Marais

September 6 @ 8:00 am - September 13 @ 5:00 pm

FREE
Plein Air Grand Marais

Plein Air Grand Marais

Sponsored by the Outdoor Painters of Minnesota, Johnson Heritage Post Art Gallery, Cook County Historical Society, Joy & Co., Wet Paint, Bluefin Bay Resort, and more. 

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Plein Air Grand Marais is a 16 year tradition bringing outdoor painters to the North Shore of Lake Superior for a week of painting, competition, learning, and camaraderie.

Plein Air Grand Marais welcomes artists of all ages and abilities. The Competition will consist of 75 invitational and juried painters and awards prizes in the following categories:

  • 1st – 4th Place Overall
  • Night Paint, 1st – 3rd Place
  • Quick Paint, 1st – 3rd
  • Best in Show
  • Quick Paint: Art On The Rocks
  • Best Historic Place
  • “Art of Golf” Award
  • Best Sense of Place
  • Best Atmospheric Perspective
  • Best Oil Painting
  • Best Scenic Gunflint Trail Painting
  • “Beauty of Pastel” Award

An Open Class consists of registered artists who may exhibit their best original work created during the event in an Open Class exhibit and compete for the Art On The Rocks award in the Quick Paint.

A public art activity at Joy & Co. in downtown Grand Marais will offer supervised plein air painting for children and adults and a clothesline art exhibit.

Daily paint-outs, artist socials, and Mini-Workshops with professional plein air Competition Artists are open to all artists.

Plein Air Daily Schedule

Stop by the JHP Art Gallery to learn more about the competition and pickup a brochure with all of the activities and paint out locations!

Details

Start:
September 6 @ 8:00 am
End:
September 13 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Website:
johnsonheritagepost.org

Organizer

Johnson Heritage Post Art Gallery
Phone:
218-387-2314
Email:
jhp@boreal.org
Website:
johnsonheritagepost.org

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jhp@boreal.org

Venue

Johnson Heritage Post
115 W. Wisconsin St.
Grand Marais, MN 55604 United States
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Phone:
218-387-2314
Website:
http://www.johnsonheritagepost.org/