Local artists are invited to participate in the City of Temecula’s 15th Annual Ralph Love Plein Air Competition from FRI, SEP 23 through FRI, OCT 7, 2022.

Each year during this competition, artists paint en plein air(a method of painting outdoors) taking inspiration from different locations around the City of Temecula.  Canvas submissions must be stamped from FRI, SEP 23 through FRI, OCT 6, 2021, to qualify for judging.  Stamps for canvas submissions are available inside the Temecula Valley Museum from 10:30 am – 3:30 pm (closed Mondays).

This Year’s Three Paint Locations Include:

  • Old Town Temecula: Artist’s Choice of Old Town Site
  • Temecula Wine Country: Artist’s Choice of Winery
  • City of Temecula Parks: Artist’s Choice of Temecula Park

City of Temecula Parks: Artist’s Choice of Temecula Park All eligible entries will be on display in The Gallery at The Merc from WED, NOV 4, 2022 to SUN, NOV 28, 2021.   A public reception with live music and refreshments will be held in The Merc on FRI, NOV 12, 2021 at 5:30 pm.  Competition awards will be announced at the reception. This year’s awards will include Best of Show ($500); 1st Place ($200); 2nd Place ($100); and 3rd Place ($75).

Please click the link below for registration and full details. Keyword: Plein, or Search Activity Number: 9030.201


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