Monuments and Canyons Plein Air Invitational!


Pristine Viewpoint, Independence Rock, by artist Laura Gable

The 2021 Monuments and Canyons Plein Air Invitational will take place September 26th through October 3rd.

Opening reception will be on Friday, October 1st, 2021.

If you would like to submit to participate in the 2021 event, there is a $35 non-refundable jury fee. The jury will select no more than 25 artists to participate in the week-long event.  Due to the COVID-19 virus some aspects of the show may change depending upon the number of cases in Mesa County. If this impacts the physical opening of the show, the show will be held online exclusively.

Submissions require uploading 3 images of plein air work, no larger than 2mb each.  Upload all three images when prompted, (not one at a time).

To submit click HERE