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The Plein Air Fest puts artists directly on location as they create their art

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Plein Air Fest, Etc.

This year will be the 6th Annual Plein Air Fest, held at the National Museum of Wildlife Art. At the Plein Air Fest, more than 50 invited artists are given one day to create new masterpieces en plein air. They paint from the National Museum of Wildlife Art’s sculpture trail with stupendous views overlooking the National Elk Refuge. Collectors are invited to browse and bid on the fresh artworks, which will be sold by silent bid. Admission is FREE.

Proceeds benefit the National Museum of Wildlife Art.

Entertainment is provided by Major Zephyr and food and beverage will be available for purchase from Palate.

This year’s Plein Air Fest will take place Saturday, June 17, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Bidding begins at 1:30 p.m.


Plein Air Fest, Etc 2017 Artists

Cheyenne, WY

Lewiston, ID

Jackson, WY

Houston, TX

Brigham City, UT

Wilson, WY

Frank Cheatle

Scottsdale, AZ

Cokeville, WY

Harlowton, MT

Orem, UT

Katy Fox

Jackson, WY

Red Lodge, MT

Monitou Springs, CO

Meridian, ID

Rock Springs, WY

Jackson, WY

Littleton, CO

Dubois, WY

Jackson, WY

Las Vegas, NV

Laurie LaMere

Jackson, WY

Amy Lay

Jackson, WY

Dubois, WY

Jackson, WY

Florence, MT

Moran, WY

Levan, UT

Jackson, WY

Austin, TX

Wilson, WY

Wilson, WY

Victor, ID

Wilson, WY

Chad Poppleton

Liberty, UT

Red Lodge, MT

Jackson, WY

Victor, ID

Jackson, WY

Jackson, WY

Richard Tambor

Grand Junction, CO

Rexburg, ID

Bart Walker

Tetonia, ID

Jackson, WY

Ben Walter

Jackson, WY

Jackson, WY

Jackson, WY

Austin, TX

Jackson, WY


Thank you to the generous sponsors of Plein Air Fest, Etc.

Barbara Carlsberg
Clarke Nelson
The Spatz Family

What People Are Saying

We went here because one of our kids wasn't feeling too well so we looked for options that were softer than trekking (summers) , and we absolutely loved it . The art work is fascinating and beautiful and varied ...a must visit - esp if its a rainy day :)

- amazingnivs, Mumbai

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