We have been invited by Jo Louise Seltzer, Ph. D., 314-863-1573, to participate in the 2nd annual Plein Air painting competition sponsored by U City in Bloom. This will take place on Sunday, September 24, in conjunction with the biennial Garden Tour which will be in University Heights #1 neighborhood. The gardens and the neighborhood feature some amazing landscaping. Following the afternoon judging, winners will be announced at a reception on the 5th floor of the University City, City Hall.
First, second, and third place winners will receive cash prizes, and the opportunity to be the featured artists in the November gallery show in the University City Public Library. The show will include a reception, and sales will be encouraged.
Artists who pre-register for this competition by August 28 can have contact information in a souvenir booklet to be distributed to all guests at the September 24 reception.
The revised registration form for artists is available (see link below). This form governs so don’t be confused with what is currently posted on the website if it is different. For more information on the event, visit the U City in Bloom website www.ucityinbloom.org/pleinair.
This event is a fundraiser for U City in Bloom.