New for 2017 Augusta Plein Air

Augusta Harvest Festival – Mini Plein Air

A Mini Plein Air Event has been added to the Annual Augusta Harvest Festival!   Mark your calendars for Thursday, September 15 through Sunday, September 18. Artist registration will be starting the week of June 20, 2016. Artists are invited to paint around the Augusta area throughout the period, two $500 purchase prizes and two $250 first place cash prizes…

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New for the 2016 Augusta Plein Air Festival

Art Exhibitions & Sales AUGUSTA VISITOR CENTER   Artists are invited to display current art at the Augusta Visitor Center throughout the 2016 Augusta Plein Air Festival. The ongoing display will be advertised to the public, thus all art displayed must be available for purchase. Each artist may display one (1) piece of art at a time. Artworks may be…

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13th Annual Augusta Plein Air Art Festival, April 23 to May 3, 2015

Greater Augusta Chamber of Commerce: Press Release St. Louis, MO, may get all the attention with the Arch, Cardinal Baseball, and its bustling food scene. But just 50 miles southwest on 94, perched on the Missouri Bluffs and near the Missouri River, sits Augusta, Defiance, New Melle, and Washington, MO. “Small Town America” is the theme of the 2015 Augusta…

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2014 Plein Air Art Festival Winners

Winners from the 2014 Augusta Plein Air Art Festival   Daily Paint Out Competitions with $500 purchase prizes:   Final Judging by Bryan Haynes an accomplished artist; Peggy Rice of the Rice Gallery of the Rice Gallery in Overland Park, Kansas; and Jack Scharr of the Fine Art Ltd Gallery in Chesterfield, MO   2014 Winners of Judging in 5…

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2014 Participating Artists

2014 Artists

11th Annual Augusta Missouri Plein Air Art Festival

Artists from Missouri and surrounding states will be gathering in the Dutzow/Augusta/Defiance area from April 17 through April 27, 2013 to participate in the 11thAnnual Augusta Plein Air Art Festival. Artists will be completing their pieces in the tradition of Plein Air (outdoors), capturing the nuances of natural light in their work.   The beauty and hospitality of the area…

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