2020 Yellowstone Plein Air Invitational

2020 Yellowstone Plein Air Invitational

A Celebration of Art in the World’s First National Park

 The third annual Yellowstone Plein Air Invitational will be held September 22 – 27, 2020.

Join some of the nation’s best artists while they paint “en plein air” (outside on-site) for five days in various locations throughout Yellowstone National Park.

 Park visitors have the opportunity to attend daily painting demonstrations and a paint out that gathers all artists to paint in one location.

2020 Schedule of Events

Daily Artist Demonstrations

The 2020 Plein Air Invitational will include daily artist demonstrations and a Paint Out, where all artists will be in one location and have two hours to transform their blank canvas into a painting of Yellowstone.

 Locations and times to be determined

September 26

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.: Private reception and art exhibition at Mammoth Hot Springs Recreation Hall. Two studio paintings from each artist will be exhibited alongside three of their plein air pieces painted during the event. All artwork will be available for purchase through a silent auction. Please contact Tara Castelucci at tcastelucci@yellowstone.org or 406-848-8002 for ticket information.

September 27

Art exhibition and sale at Mammoth Hot Springs Recreation Hall. This event is free and open to the public.

2020 Artists

Yellowstone Forever is now accepting artist applications. Fill out an application here.

Contact Marisa Griffith at mgriffith@yellowstone.org or 406-384-6168 with questions regarding submission.

Sponsors
Contact Marisa Griffith at mgriffith@yellowstone.org or 406-384-6168 for 2020 sponsorship details.