Thank you to all the artists that applied to the Plein Air Brandywine Valley in 2016.
Artists, please click here to login and complete your registration payments.
Attend the Plein Air Brandywine Valley Opening Reception on Friday, October 21, 2016 at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library.
We're happy to announce the winners of the 2016 Plein Air Brandywine Valley Competition! Check out the prize-worthy work now!
Sunday, October 16, 2016
Artists Gathering at 6:30 pm. at the Marshalton Inn, 1300 W. Strasburg Rd., West Chester, PA 19380. Information about the event will be shared, questions answered, and surfaces stamped.
Monday, October 17 – Thursday, October 20, 2016
Friday, October 21, 2016
Saturday, October 22, 2016 - Sunday, October 23, 2016
Thank you to the Hagley Museum & Library for offering their property as a location for our artists!
And thank you to the Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library for hosting our Opening Reception as well as the weekend Art Exhibition and Sale!
Plein Air Brandywine Valley is a painting and photography competition, show and sale featuring the beauty of the Brandywine Valley interpreted by the finest artists of our nation and beyond.
For one week, artists will paint and photograph the most scenic properties of the Brandywine Valley including private estates, land preserves, and renowned duPont properties.
All works entered into the competition will be judged and then displayed for viewing and purchase at an opening reception scheduled for Friday, October 21, from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. at The Visitor Center of Winterthur Museum and Garden located in Wilmington, DE. The works will remain on display for purchase and vieiwing throughout the remainder of the weekend and are free to the public. (Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Sunday, October 23, 2016 from noon - 3 p.m.)
A portion of the proceeds from the art sales will benefit Children’s Beach House.
If you're interested in participating in this unique event and competition, please see the applicant details.
Location for Artist Gathering Determined
Artists and sponsors will be invited to the Artist Gathering which will be held on Sunday, October 16, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. at the Marshalton Inn, 1300 W. Strasburg Rd., West Chester, PA.
For more information, contact us today.