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 click here to purchase tickets. For questions, contact Tara Castelucci at tcastelucci@yellowstone.org or 406-848-8002.

September 27

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

2020 Artists

Suzie Baker
Shenandoah, TX

Tammy Callens
Jackson, WY

John Cogan
Farmington, NM

Catherine Hillis
St. Simons Island, GA

Jennifer Hoffman
Jackson, WY

Shirl Ireland
Gardiner, MT

James McGrew
Lake Oswego, OR

Bobbie McKibbon
Stevensville, MT

Ned Mueller
Renton, WA

Rachel Pettit

John Potter
Red Lodge, MT

Roger Rink
East Glacier, MT

Greg Scheibel
Bozeman, MT

Aaron Schuerr
Livingston, MT

Lyn St. Clair
Livingston, MT

Kathryn Mapes Turner
Jackson, WY

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