OPM is again sponsoring a $300 prize for Best Sense of Place award in the Red Wing Plein Air competition in June. A virtual reception will be held Friday, June 26, 2020. The deadline to apply is Monday, June 1, 2020.
Registration is open for 2020 Plein Air Grand Marais! We are planning for the capacity to hold this event online, in whole or in part, through online galleries, live-streamed presentations, and Mini-Workshops using Zoom. Apply now for either the Open Class or Competition. The registration deadline for Competition Class applicants is now extended to Monday, June 1, 2020.
A summer Members' Workshop is scheduled with Kami Mendlik for Saturday, July 18, 2020 from 9:00am – 12:00pm at St. Croix River School of Painting. The workshop will be live-streamed. In-person participation is followed by an afternoon paint-out. Please sign up for this workshop to receive updates as well as live-stream viewing instructions.
OPM's Spring Members' Show at Gallery One in the TractorWorks building of Minneapolis' North Loop is POSTPONED and will be rescheduled later this year.
OPM Members' Workshop with Neil Sherman is RESCHEDULED from Saturday, March 14 to Saturday, November 7, 2020.
Upcoming Exhibits & Events
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.
Deadline to submit or finalize application with painting information and images is extended to: June 5, 2020 at 5:00pm
75 W. 5th Street
St. Paul, MN 55102
Exhibit Dates: June 18 – August 23, 2020
Fall Members' Show at FrameWorks
OPM members are invited to share their best plein air painting from 2020 for exhibit at FrameWorks Gallery in Highland Shopping Center.
2022A Ford Pkwy
St Paul, MN 55116
Exhibit Dates: November 14, 2020 – January 2, 2021
Watch for Sign Up and additional details about reception/virtual reception, painting drop-off and pick-up.