Greg LaRock, “All Bundled Up,” oil, 2016 Best of Show Winner

Stunning views, sunshine, art, and wine. Sound like a good time? The artists and dates are set for the 9th edition of Los Gatos Plein Air this summer. All you need to know is one click away!

Now in its 9th year, the Los Gatos Plein Air event is yet another sparkling opportunity for the adroit outdoor painter — and collector of plein air painters. This year features 34 nationally renowned artists who will paint outdoors for four days in and around Los Gatos, California. The event, a fundraiser that supports art and science education in Santa Clara County, will culminate in a fine art exhibition, sale, and festival that we be held downtown on Saturday, June 17.

Great urban views in downtown Los Gatos, California, Photo: Mike Hyman

Participating artists in 2017 include Carole Belliveau, Liz Bonham, Barbara Clark, Suma CM, John Crawford, Susan Elwart Hall, Tatyana Forgarty, Scott Grabowski, Carole Gray-Weihman, Veronica Gross, John Guernsey, Rick Guidice, Sara Kahn, Darren Kessler, Greg LaRock, Suzi Long, Margie Lopez Read, Ed Lucey, Will Maller, Joe Mancuso, Nancy McDonald, Mark Monsarrat, Donald Neff, Eric Neubert, Karol Oakley, Joe Ortiz, Anthony Salvo, Robert Sandidge, Julia Seelos, Mike Simpson, David Stonesifer, Barbara Tapp, Peggy Trigg, and Marti Walker. The artist page can be seen here.

These artists will paint around the town between June 13 and June 16. On June 15, the artists have been asked to paint in downtown Los Gatos. To learn more, visit Los Gatos Plein Air.


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