2022 Artist Applications are CLOSED!

The July 8th deadline for Artist Applications has passed. Please email jnixon@cbhinc.org to request being put on the waiting list for consideration.


2022 Plein Air Brandywine Valley Sponsorship Opportunities

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Plein Air Brandywine Valley Schedule of Events

Opening Reception

November 11, 2022

Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library

Event Timeline

Sunday, November 6, 2022

The Artist Gathering/Orientation will be held on Sunday evening. Artists will be able to have their canvases stamped, receive their packets with labels and inventory sheets, and a list of the properties/locations and details for the week. This orientation is very important so please make sure to be there! Location is still to be determined but you will receive updates when they become available.

Monday, November 7 - Thursday, November 10, 2022

Artists Paint at the properties and locations specified for each day.  Artists are responsible for their safety and any regulations within the areas they choose to paint.  Please adhere to social distancing recommendations and respect all individual private property parameters.


To be announced.



To be announced.


Friday, November 11, 2022

Judging for the Plein Air Brandywine Valley competition will be held prior to the Opening Reception, Exhibition and Sale that starts at 6:00 p.m. 

Saturday, November 12 - Sunday, November 13, 2022

Virtual Exhibition continues Saturday and Sunday.