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Plein Air Competition

2015 Plein Air Peninsula 

Celebrating the importance of the Cuyahoga River and the beauty of the river valley, the Peninsula Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, and the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park, presents Plein Air Peninsula 2015. This year’s event, which will celebrate the beauty of the Cuyahoga Valley, the River and the Village of Peninsula, will take place in and around the Village and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

photo courtesy NPS/Peter Wilson

Plein Air Peninsula 2015 Exhibit & Awards.

Please join us in this artistic event and help celebrate the wonder and beauty of the Cuyahoga Valley. A juried exhibit of the works created during the competition are on display and will be available for sale at the John F. Seiberling Gallery in the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park Administrative Offices at 1403 West Hines Hill Road, Peninsula, June 12 thru July 30, 2015
Monday – Friday 9 am until 4:30 pm. 

The top three award winning pieces hang at the Conservancy’s Trail Mix Peninsula store July 31st – August 30th. Awards were presented at the artists’ reception on Sunday, June 14, from 2 to 4pm at the John F. Seiberling Gallery.

And the Winners are:

Best in Show

Craig Staufer
Station by the River

 2nd Place


Brian Shellito
Lock 30

 3rd Place


Lynn O’Day
Open for Business

 Honorable Mention

Mary White
The Garden of Ed & Jurate

Honorable Mention
Carol Yaquinto
Walk Through Town

 Honorable Mention
Zoë Dong
Everett Bridge

Judging and Prizes:

Best of show: $500 Second place: $300, Third place: $200 Honorable Mentions and Winking Lizard People’s
Choice award
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This year’s judge is Ron Beahn.

Exhibition Venue & Purchasing of Artwork:

Works created during the competition are displayed at Seiberling Gallery June 12 thru July 30, 2015 Monday-Friday 9:00 am until 4:30 pm. The top three award winning pieces hang in the gallery at the Conservancy’s Trail Mix Peninsula store from July 31st thru August 30th. All artwork will be for sale with 60% to the artist and 40% to the Peninsula Area Chamber of Commerce (PACC). Winning artwork will be featured on www.explorepeninsula.com
All sales of 2015 Plein Air Peninsula artwork will be through Chris Weigand – 330.858.8926 or christopher@littlegreycatstudio.com
Purchases may be made by cash, check to Peninsula Area Chamber of Commerce, or charge.

photo courtesy NPS/Peter Wilson 

Contact: For additional information contact
Chris Weigand at 330-858-8926. 
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Peninsula Area Chamber of Commerce

www.explorepeninsula.com 

is proud to partner with
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
www.nps.gov/cuva

 and the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park
conservancyforcvnp.org 

to bring you this event!

We wish to send a Thank You to our sponsors
without your help, this would not be possible!

Chanah & Lee Spencer
Winking Lizard
Peninsula Burda Books
Peninsula Art Academy
The Log Cabin Gallery
Ohio Hardwood Furniture
Elements Gallery
Little Grey Cat Studio 

 



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