OPM Members' Workshops have been scheduled for Saturday, February 29 and Saturday, March 14.
Registration is open for 2020 Plein Air Grand Marais! Apply now for either the Open Class or Competition.
OPM announces a Spring Members' Show at Gallery One in the TractorWorks building of Minneapolis' North Loop.
Minnesota Landscapes at the State Capitol
Outdoor Painters of Minnesota has been selected to mount a members' exhibit of landscape paintings in the newly renovated third floor gallery of the Minnesota State Capitol. The exhibit will be installed in mid-January 2020 and will be open to the public until the end of May.
Minnesota State Capitol, 3rd Floor Public Art Gallery
75 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
St Paul, MN 55155
Public Reception: 3-6pm Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Please join us for an opening reception with refreshments and classical guitar music performed by St. Paul musician Theodore Long.
Winter Plein Air: annual exhibit of paintings at Johnson Heritage Post Art Gallery in Grand Marais, Minnesota
Winter Plein Air is OPM's annual painting retreat at YMCA Camp Menogyn, a wilderness camp with lodge and cabins located a half-mile walk/ski/snowshoe across Bearskin Lake at the entrance to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW).
Retreat Dates: January 26 – 31, 2020
Exhibit Dates: January 31 – February 23, 2020
Public Reception: January 31, 2020 - 5-7pm
Johnson Heritage Post Art Gallery
115 West Wisconsin St
Grand Marais MN 55604
Visit our Winter Plein Air web page for photos and additional information.
Healing Landscapes: an exhibit of paintings at Westfields Hospital in New Richmond, Wisconsin
Phipps Center for the Arts has awarded OPM a series of members' exhibits in 2019-20, including two shows at hospital galleries in western Wisconsin. The first was at Hudson Hospital from April-July 2019. The next show will be at Westfields Hospital in New Richmond, Wisconsin.
535 Hospital Rd
New Richmond, WI 54017
Exhibit Dates: December 12, 2019 – March 10, 2020
Upcoming Exhibits & Events
Spring Members' Show at Gallery One in the TractorWorks Building
Ron Ridgeway at Gallery One in the TractorWorks building in North Loop neighborhood of Minneapolis has invited OPM to mount a spring members' show including plein air paintings as well as studio paintings with accompanying field study.
Gallery One at TractorWorks
800 N. Washington Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Exhibit Dates: April 6, 2020 – June 26, 2020
Minnesota Landmarks at Landmark Center: A curated & juried exhibition
Outdoor Painters of Minnesota and Minnesota Landmarks, Inc. have partnered to mount an exhibition of paintings of Minnesota landmarks by members of OPM in the summer of 2020. Registration will begin December 1, 2019.
You may sign up now even if future paintings are planned: Enter "tbd" for painting info and save your confirmation email, which contains a link to "Edit this form." Then, you may return to the form later to enter completed painting information and upload painting images.
Deadline to submit or finalize application with painting information and images: May 15, 2020 at 5:00pm
75 W. 5th Street
St. Paul, MN 55102
Exhibit Dates: June 11 – August 30, 2020