On October 19 – 26, 2019, 23 professionally acclaimed plein air artists will paint outside from dawn through evening at multiple locations in New Smyrna Beach. Hosted by the Marine Discovery Center and the Artists’ Workshop, the Ninth Annual New Smyrna Beach Plein Air Paint Out artists will paint New Smyrna Beaches coastal seascapes, dune habitats, lagoon, marinas and the historic scenes of the community.
Dean Mead is pleased to be a sponsor of the Plein Air Paint Out this year. For more information about the events, please visit: https://www.marinediscoverycenter.org/new-smyrna-beach-paint-out/. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated.
En plein air is French for outdoors and refers to the act of painting outdoors with the artist’s subject in full view. Plein air artists capture the essence of a landscape or subject by incorporating natural light, shade and color.