2018 Plein Air Art Invitational
ART IN ZION NATIONAL PARK November 5-11, 2018 – Come witness, enjoy and learn from acclaimed landscape artists as they share their talents and insights within the inspiring backdrop of Zion National Park. Hosted by Zion Forever Project.
Springdale, UT 84767
Experiences and events include in-park demonstrations, instructive evening lectures and interactive wet-paint exhibits. We extend a welcome to all who seek beauty and wonder.
Wet-Paint Sale & Silent Auction Saturday, November 10
If you can only come for one day, Saturday is the one you won’t want to miss. Place silent bids on art created during week’s demonstrations & mingle with 24 invited artists as they paint new works. Admission is free with entrance to the park. Proceeds from art sales benefit Zion National Park.
Painting Demonstrations Monday through Thursday, November 5-8
Artists will give free one-hour demonstrations at scenic locations in and around the park.
Evening Lectures Tuesday through Thursday, November 6-8
Free evening lectures will be given by experts on art and its importance to the development of Zion National Park.
Private Sale Friday, November 9
For more information about Fridays Private Sale, please call 435-772-3264.
Studio Painting Exhibit & Sale September 1– November 11
Prior to Plein Air week, each participating artist will display two pieces at the Zion National Park Human History Museum. All paintings will be available for purchase in person or online.
Featured Painting Online Auction
Bill Cramer is the featured artist for our 2018 event. His spectacular painting “Sentinel Rising” (40 x30 Oil) will be unveiled and bids may be placed online prior to Plein Air Week. Watch ZionPark.org for more information about this event.
24 Invited Artists
Suzie Baker – oil, Shenandoah, TX
Richard Boyer – oil, Salt Lake City, UT
Arlene Braithwaite – pastel, Cedar City, UT
Royden Card – acrylic, St. George, UT
John D. Cogan – acrylic, Farmington, NM
Michelle Condrat – oil, Salt Lake City, UT
Bill Cramer – oil, Prescott, AZ
Cody DeLong – oil, Cottonwood, AZ
Kimball Geisler – oil, Idaho Falls, ID
Bruce Gomez – pastel, Denver, Co
George Handrahan – oil, Layton, UT
Mary Jabens – oil, Cedar City
Rick Kinateder – watercolor & gouache, Provo, UT
Shanna Kunz – oil, Ogden, UT
Roland Lee – watercolor, St. George, UT
Bonnie McGee – oil, St. George, UT
James McGrew – oil, Lake Oswego, OR
Meredith Nemirov – watercolor, Ridgeway, Co
Steve Stauffer – oil, Murray, UT
Gregory Stocks – oil, Cottonwood, AZ
Michele Usibelli – oil & acrylic, Woodway, WA
Lewis Williams – pastel & acrylic, Montrose, CO
Jim Wodark, oil, Orange, CA
Suze Woolf – watercolor, Seattle, WA
Zion Natl Park Forever Project
The Zion Forever Project is the official nonprofit partner of Zion National Park, Cedar Breaks and Pipe Spring National Monuments. The Plein Air Invitational is Zion’s signature fundraising event. For more information about the Forever Project, please visit ZIONPARK.ORG