4th Annual Benicia Plein Air Paint-Out

August 24, 2019 

The Bay Area's favorite paint-out is back! We're pleased to announce that our juror of awards this year will be nationally-acclaimed artist Carolyn Lord.

3rd Annual Benicia Plein Air Paint-Out, 2018 First Place Award winner: "From the Corner of Park and Jefferson", pastel by Clark Mitchell    © Clark Mitchell

Call for Artists

  • Eligibility:  Open to all artists age 18 and up
  • Entry fee: $40
  • Registration deadline (received by gallery):  Friday, August 23 , 2019
  • Participation is not juried, but early registration is encouraged, as space is limited to the first 40 artists who apply
  • To register: Print the Entry Form, fill it in, and mail with your check for $40 made out to Benicia Plein Air Gallery. Mail or hand-deliver to Benicia Plein Air Gallery, 307 First St., Benicia CA 94510


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New this year! Artists who receive the First, Second and Third Place Awards will be invited to exhibit their winning paintings at Benicia Plein Air Gallery for a month (Aug 24 - Sept 29.)