Abita Springs En Plein Air Exhibition 2022
    Dates: April 29, 2022 - May 1, 2022
    Recurring: Recurring daily
    Time: Patron party/reception 6-9 pm Friday, Show and Sale 10am-4pm Sat-Sun
    Price: Free
    Address: 22044 Main St., Abita Springs, LA 70420
    Phone: (985) 400-5393

Abita Springs' annual En Plein Air exhibition, featuring recent paintings of Louisiana landscapes by local artists made on location ("in the open air") during the weeks leading up to the event, will be on display in the Abita Springs Trailhead Museum April 29-May 1, 2022. Admission is free.

An opening reception will be held in the museum* from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, April 29. Free refreshments will be served. The artwork will continue to be displayed 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday; however, collectors are encouraged to attend the opening, as this is when most paintings are sold.

Participating artists will be announced as the event nears. Artists included in the 2021 exhibition included: JoAnn Adams, Ben Bensen III, David Blackwell, Muriel Dauterive, Claude Ellender, Carol Hallock, Peggy Hesse, Diego Larguia, Mary Monk, Louis Morales, Judy Newman, Auseklis Ozols, John Preble, Julia Hughes Rubin, Al Rufty, Phil Sandusky, Peg Usner and Hal Wilke.

*If a mask mandate is in place, they will be required inside but the reception will be outside on the Abita Beer Stage, weather permitting.

Photos: painting by Mary Monk; Carol Hallock working en plein air; guests at past receptions

22044 Main St.
Tel: (985) 817-5327
The center of Abita Springs is its trailhead at Abita Springs Park, a stop on the Tammany Trace hiking/biking/riding trail.… Read More
Abita Springs En Plein Air Exhibition 2022