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Call to Artists – Coventry Plein Air Festival
July 12 - July 31
Paint Out in Town of Coventry, CT Now-July 31, 2019
Entry deadline: August 1
Juror: Barbara Lussier
Acceptance Notifications and delivery details will be posted (coventryartsguild.org) and sent on/about Aug. 10, 2019
Delivery of accepted work: August 22-3 to the Gallery in Coventry, CT
Exhibition: August 24 – September 1 – Mill Brook Place Gallery, Coventry
Opening Reception August 24, 11am-4pm, Prizes, Awards, 1pm
Entry Fee: $25 (Guild Members: $20 w/coupon code) second image $10
Sign up early ; Enrolled artists will receive invitations to selected location paint out sessions and can arrange for day passes to town parks and beach.
The first Coventry Plein Air Painting Festival is now in progress. Artists are invited to paint in and around the Town of Coventry for a juried show at Mill Brook Place in August. We invite Plein Air artists to set up their easels throughout the summer in Coventry village and town to record impressions of the beauty and history of the Town of Coventry. Submission deadline is August 1.
Come Paint & Show With Us this Summer in the Village. The festival culminates from Aug. 24 – Sept 1 with a juried exhibition. Awards and opening reception at Mill Brook Place in Coventry village is Aug. 24 coinciding with the town Arts on Main event and the fourth annual summer art celebration by the Coventry Arts Guild. This exhibition and celebration will include awards and prizes for exhibiting artists.
We are honored to have Barbara Lussier as our juror for this exhibition. Barbara is a signature member of New England Plein Air Painters as well as a member of the Hudson Valley Art Association and the Rockport Art Association. She has taught painting privately and through various institutions including the Lyme Art Association where she is an elected member and past president of the board of directors. Her award winning work is found regionally and internationally in numerous corporate and private collections.