Plein air display at Hockaday

Print Article

Wind Day, Glacier National Park by Jesse Powell — 24-by-30 oil on linen

The Hockaday Museum of Art announces the Plein-Air Painters of America’s Going-to-the-Sun exhibition.

The Plein Air Painters of America (PAPA) are the original society of outdoor painters. Their mission is to promote the tradition of painting the landscape directly from life, while providing members and others the opportunities to expand their knowledge through shared experience, extraordinary workshops, and public exhibitions.

PAPA came to Glacier National Park in the fall of 2018 to explore and paint the majestic park. This show will include plein air and studio works from their paint out.

The exhibition runs through Aug. 3.

Nationally renowned artists participating in the exhibit include Doug Andelin, Kenn Backhaus, Mitch Baird, John Budicin, John Burton, Jill Carver, Russell Case, Lorenzo Chavez, Len Chmiel, Gil Dellinger, Kathleen Dunphy, Gerald Fritzler, Lynn Gertenbach, Tom Hughes, Joan M. LaRue, Jean LeGassick, Jim McVicker, Jim Morgan, Ned Mueller, Ralph Oberg, Billyo O’Donnell, Jean Perry, Jesse Powell, Matt Smith, Kathryn Stats, George Strickland, Linda Tippetts and Dan Young.

Works from the exhibit will be available for purchase with a percentage of the proceeds supporting the Hockaday Museum and the PAPA Society.

Print Article

Read More Glacier Park

DNA study reveals non-invasive way to track grizzlies

December 04, 2019 at 7:48 am | Hungry Horse News Grizzly bears are an iconic creature, most would agree, and an integral part of what makes Northwest Montana such a special place. One unique characteristic of bears is that they like to scratch and...

Comments

Read More

Glacier taking apps for artist program

November 20, 2019 at 8:34 am | Hungry Horse News Artists are encouraged to apply for the 2020 Glacier National Park Artist-in-Residence Program. The application period will be until Jan. 6, 2020. The Artist-in-Residence program offers artists foc...

Comments

Read More

Glacier’s common loon population ‘cautiously stable’

November 08, 2019 at 7:18 am | Lake County Leader The Glacier National Park Citizen Science Program announced some of its preliminary data gathered during the 2019 summer season at the Montana House in Apgar Wednesday, including population reports o...

Comments

Read More

Glacier’s common loon population ‘cautiously stable’

October 30, 2019 at 8:15 am | Lake County Leader The Glacier National Park Citizen Science Program announced some of its preliminary data gathered during the 2019 summer season at the Montana House in Apgar Wednesday, including population reports o...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(406) 892-2151
PO BOX 189, 926 Nucleus Avenue
Columbia Falls, MT 59912

©2019 Hungry Horse News Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X