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COAST TO COAST
PAPA has two spring exhibitions: California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CA, April 4-27, 2014, and Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, April 21-May 9, 2014. Stayed tuned for more information!
PAPA DVD SERIES
Streamline Publishing, which produces the website Outdoor Painter and the bi-monthly magazine PleinAir, has released the first videos in the PAPA series. They feature Don Demers doing a nautical scene, Ken Auster creating a street scene, John Cosby capturing a busy harbor environment and Jean Perry tackling a dramatic seascape. In addition to learning the philosophy and techniques that make these artists the top workshop instructors in the country, these indispensable learning tools offer guidelines in maximizing your efforts even under a variety of outdoor challenges, including changing light and environmental congestion. To learn more please click here. To add these to your working library, go to Streamline Art Video.
Joseph McGurl is the cover feature and Lynn Gertenbach has an article in the November 2013 Plein Air Magazine.
Kevin Macpherson is the cover feature, Brian Stewart has an article, and Joseph McGurl is in a group article in Plein Air Magazine's December 2013/January 2014 issue.
Ned Mueller is featured in the December 2013 issue of Pastel Journal. (right: Flamenco, pastel, 23x15)
PAINT WITH THE BEST!
More than 50 opportunities to paint with PAPA Members are listed on our website and Facebook page, including overseas workshops. Go to the Member Workshops page to find the workshop that works
Joe McGurl and Joe Paquet are part of the small works show through December 13, 2013, at Collins Galleries, Orleans, MA.
DEMERS IN BOSTON
Don Demers is the subject of a one-man exhibition titled Wandering the Coast at Vose Gallery, Boston, MA, through December 28, 2013. (left: Monhegan Icon, oil, 18x24)
Linda Tippetts is part of the Members Only exhibition at the Hockaday Museum, Kalispell, MT, through December 28, 2013.
Illume Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT, hosts its first miniatures show, including PAPA members Kenn Backhaus, Kathleen Dunphy, Ron Rencher and Randall Sexton, through December 31, 2013. (right: Kathleen Dunphy, October Dawn, oil, 8x10)
Matt Smith is part of the Phoenix Art Museum's West Select Show and Sale, through December 31, 2013. (left: A World of Granite, oil, 32x20)
GRAND CANYON CELEBRATION
Brian Stewart is participating in the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art, through January 20, 2014, at the Kolb Studio on the South Rim, AZ, including (right) After Glow, oil, 9x12.
ALONG EL CAMINO REAL
Peter Adams and Lynn Gertenbach are included in a California Art Club exhibition on the missions of California at the CAC Gallery at the Old Mill, San Marino, CA, through January 21, 2014.
DECK THE WALLS & CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL
Matt Smith and Ralph Oberg are part of the Trailside Galleries holiday miniature shows in Scottsdale, AZ, December 2-29, 2013, and in Jackson, WY, December 2-14, 2013.
MCGURL IN SAN FRANCISCO
Joseph McGurl has a one-man show at John Pence Gallery, San Francisco, CA, December 6,2013, to January 15, 2014. McGurl will deliver a presentation on Realism and Contemporary American Luminism on December 6. (left: Light Streams, oil, 30x40)
ELEVATING THE ORDINARY
Knowlton Gallery, Lodi, CA, hosts a group exhibition on the theme of Elevating the Ordinary, including PAPA members Gil Dellinger, Kathleen Dunphy, Andy Evansen, Jean LeGassick, Ray Roberts, and Randall Sexton, December 7, 2013 to January 4, 2014. (right: Jean LeGassick, Fall Rabbitbrush Field, oil, 8x10)
PERRY IN OKLAHOMA
Jean Perry is one of two plein-air artists featured in the University of Science and Arts Biennial Show at the Goddard Center, Ardmore, OK, December 3, 2013, to January 19, 2014. (left: Majestic Clouds, oil, 24x36)
COSBY IN LAGUNA BEACH
John Cosby is the subject of a one-man show and accompanying book titled Beaches and Coves of Laguna at Redfern Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA, December 5-31, 2013. It opens during the Thursday Laguna Artwalk, with a special reception and book signing on December 7. (right: Pearl Street Arch, oil, 24x30).
Don Demers and Christopher Blossom are included in the Greenwich Workshop Gallery, Small Works 15 show and sale December 14, 2013, in Seymour, CT.
AUSTER IN PALM DESERT
Ken Auster has a one-man show at Jones-Terwilliger Gallery, Palm Desert, CA, January 25, 2014. (left: Lobbyist, oil, 8x6)
COORS ART EXHIBIT
Skip Whitcomb is participating in the Coors Western Art Exhibit and Sale, Denver, CO, January 7-16, 2014. (right: Granite Cathedral, oil, 36x28)
Andy Evansen is part of a three-person show at Knowlton Gallery, Lodi, CA, January 7-February 22, 2014.
Raleigh Kinney is participating in the Thunderbird Artists Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival, Carefree, AZ, January 17-19 and February 28-March 2, 2014. And the Waterfront Art & Wine Festival, Scottsdale, AZ, February 14-16, 2014. (right: Sweet Spot, watercolor, 18x24)
KAIPING: AMERICAN PERSPECTIVES
Segil Fine Art Gallery, Monrovia, CA, hosts an exhibition of paintings of China by a group of artists, including Joe Paquet and John Cosby, January 18-March 1, 2014.
MASTERS OF THE AMERICAN WEST
The Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA, announced participating artists in the Masters show, February 1 to March 16, 2014, including PAPA members Peter Adams, Christopher Blossom, John Budicin, John Cosby, Don Demers, Lynn Gertenbach, Ned Mueller, Ralph Oberg, and Matt Smith. (left: Ralph Oberg, Salmon Run, oil, 26x36)
WINTER ART SYMPOSIUM
The California Art Club sponsors its 2nd Biennial Winter Art Symposium, San Francisco, CA, February 15-16, 2014, including Kevin Macpherson as the keynote speaker and Jean LeGassick doing a landscape demonstration.
Linda Tippetts is part of the annual The Russell Exhibition and Sale at the C.M. Russell Museum, Great Falls, MT, March 20-23, 2014, including (right) Falls on Ford Creek (oil, 18x24)
PLEIN AIR CONVENTION
The 3rd Annual Plein Air Convention, sponsored by Plein Air magazine, takes place at the Monterey Conference Center, CA, April 7-11, 2014. Participating PAPA members are: Kathleen Dunphy, Andy Evansen, Gerald Fritzler, Lynn Gertenbach, Kevin Macpherson, Joseph McGurl, Jean Perry, and Randall Sexton.