17th Annual Plein Air Invitational: March 6 - April 2, 2023
The 17th Annual Plein Air Invitational brings another outstanding exhibition of Plein Air paintings focusing on the unique beauty and environmental significance of the Anza-Borrego Desert and the Borrego Valley. The exhibition is a rich diversity of Plein Air paintings by a select group of 13 artists working in oils, watercolor and pastels, all producing work for the show during the week of March 6-10. New work went up daily in the gallery during the first week. The awards and reception were held on Saturday, March 11, 2023. The Gallery hosts the show till April 2, 2023. The Invitational was once again curated by Kay Levie. The 2023 Juror of Awards was Rick Delanty from San Clemente, CA.
Invited Artists for 2023
Geoffrey Allen, Encinitas, CA; Richard Boyer, Salt Lake City, UT; Kevin Davidson, Orange, CA; Natasha Isenhour, Socorro, NM; Ryan Jensen, Blue Lake, CA; Margaret Larlham, San Diego, CA; Jason Lee, Yorba Linda, CA; Joe Mancuso, Torrance, CA; Patti McGeeney, Del Mar, CA; Robin Purcell, Carlsbad, CA; Stephen Stauffer, Murray, UT; Toni Williams, Carlsbad, CA; Jim Wodark, Orange, CA
PLEIN AIR 2023 WINNERS