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2019 Plein Air Painting Festival

3rd Annual Northbrook Plein Air Painting Festival  – September 26-29, 2019

Plein Air Painting: A painting executed outdoors (in the “open air”) and representing a direct response to the scene or subject in front of the artist. 

Come to  Northbrook to see over 50 acclaimed Midwest artists painting outdoors the week of September 26.  To receive event updates text NBART to 888777.  You will be able to see a map during the event that shows where the artists are currently painting.  You will receive notifications about other event activities as they come up.

Come out and enjoy watching the artists throughout the event. Feel free to stop and observe them at work and welcome them to town. This is a Northbrook Arts Commission event with partial sponsorship from the Northbrook Park District.

The artists will begin painting starting Thursday, September 26, at locations throughout Northbrook based on what inspires them. Each artist will submit their best oil, acrylic, watercolor, or pastel paintings for exhibition, awards and sale to the public.

For further information about the event, please contact Bruce Bondy of the Northbrook Arts Commission at 847-421-6999 or email: bruce@bondystudio.com