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This year's Plein Air event was a wonderful time and produced some stunning artwork. You will definitely not want to miss next year's showing! Please check back in January 2018 for event details and dates.

Plein Air 2017 Winners

First Place:

Nancy Nowak - "House on the Hill"

Second Place:

Vickie Johnson - "Forest Glow"

Third Place:

Donna Jassmann - "Through the Trees"

Honorable Mention:

Ben Shakir - "Mainstreet"

People's Choice:

Nancy Nowak - "Farmers Market"

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Check back with us in 2018 to sign up for NGAA's Plein Air Event to be held in May!
Check back with us in 2018 to sign up for NGAA's Plein Air Event to be held in May!

Saturday, May 20th

Check in: 9:00 am – 10:00 am at the NGAA Center for the Arts in Suwanee Town Center. 3930 Charleston Market Street Unit B-6, Suwanee, Georgia 30024 Artists’ art materials are stamped at this time. Late arrivals will lose their ability to participate, forfeiting their entry fee. Artists identify their work location on the map (you should research your location in advance) and receive badge to identify you as a participating artist to the public. All artwork must be completed at chosen location using pre-stamped materials. Photographs may not be utilized to assist in creating artwork at any time during the event. Saturday’s event will end at 5:00 pm and all materials must be turned in at the NGAA Center for the Arts.

Sunday, May 21st

Check in: 9 am – 10 am at the NGAA Center for the Arts. Artists may begin working on art at location as soon as they check in and retrieve their materials. All artwork must be completed and ready and turned in at the NGAA Center for the Arts for judging by 3 pm. All 2D artwork must be framed or created on gallery wrapped canvas and be wired for hanging. All artwork must be named, with name and the price of the work indicated on the tags provided to artist. Art sold through the event, will have a 30% donation going to support the NGAA, with 70% profit going to the artist. The awards ceremony and reception will take place from 6 pm – 8 pm at the NGAA Center for the Arts and is open to the public.

Prizes to be Awarded

1st Place / 2nd Place / 3rd Place / Honorable Mention / People's Choice
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