Friday, June 29, 2018

Essex County Parks 2nd Annual Plein Air Event Open to the Public

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20170806_110104Essex County Parks 2nd Annual Exhibition of Plein Air Art

WHEN: Sat. June 30, 2 – 5pm; Free Kids Painting Event prior from 11am - 1pm. The art work will be on display until July 20, 2018
WHERE: 509 Gallery, 284 Beaufort Ave., Riker Hill Art Park, Livingston. Gallery Hours; Wednesday 5pm – 7pm; Saturday – 2pm – 4pm
ADMISSION: free. Open to the Public

Artists from surrounding towns in New Jersey have created PLEIN AIR PAINTINGS throughout the weekend of June 22, 23 & 24. All art work was done on site at their chosen Essex County Park.

20170805_171743The purpose of this event was to raise awareness of the beauty in our parks as seen through the eyes of artists.

Their works will be judged by Catherine Kinkade, an award winning Fine Artist.

Awards will be given on Saturday, June 30th, during the Celebration/Exhibition.

Meet the Artists while enjoying the exhibit, refreshments and light fare.

Art work is FOR SALE with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Parks, Art for a Cause, Inc., Riker Hill Art Association