“If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.”  - Edward Hopper 

Welcome ’en Plein Air’ Artists


You are cordially invited to participate in the judged, 20th annual Victor Celebrates the Arts En Plein Air 2019 event where paintings are created outdoors from real life observations and inspirations.

Our 2019 event will take place from August 23rd through Labor Day, September 3nd   The City of Victor, Colorado and the surrounding area are rich in history and beauty.  Expect a great week of working outdoors and meeting fellow artists from around the country. 

We are excited about our 20th annual arts event and know you will be as well.  Over 40% of the entered paintings are sold during our Art Show and Sale.  In addition, we offer over $4,000.00 (see the awards page for details) in cash prizes to paintings selected by our judge.  Awards categories include Professional, Non-Professional and Open Special Awards. Please join us.  Send us your application or you may register on-line to reserve your participation in this exceptional event.