Annual Ralph Love Plein Air Competition
Please click the link below for registration and full details.
Local artists are invited to participate in the City of Temecula’s 16th Annual Ralph Love Plein Air Competition from FRI, JUL 28 through FRI, AUG 11, 2023.
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, JUL 28 through FRI, AUG 10, 2023, 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 Temecula Valley Museum from FRI, AUG 18, 2023 to SUN, OCT 29, 2023. A public reception with live music and refreshments will be held at the Temecula Valley Museum on FRI, SEPT 22, 2023 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).