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Sky Arts 2016

Deadline for Sky Portrait April 1st. Sky Landscape: April 15th. https://www.facebook.com/SkyArtsHD/videos/10153951426161153/Read on...

Started Mar 28, 2016

Sky TV Landscape Artist of the Year 2015

'Life, Jim, but not as we know it...' (Star Trekkin')Make up your own mind about who should get the £10,000 prize...and tell us what you thought about this series about plein air painting.…Read on...

Started Nov 27, 2015

The Cadmium Debate.

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Plein Eire Administrator left a comment for SARA BROWN
"Hi Sarah. I presume the Portaferry Plein Air Festival is not proceeding. Could you please make a post to confirm whether that is so. I am sure many will be disappointed but better to let everyone know if it has been cancelled. Thanks."
May 18
Plein Eire Administrator commented on Brian Lawton's photo
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Lighthouses in Galway Bay

"Hi Brian, Try to photograph your paintings in good light and straight on with the camera perpendicular to your painting. They will look much better and be easier to see.  It is also recommended to crop your photo to the edge of the painting to…"
May 18
Plein Eire Administrator commented on Sean Quinn's event 'Digital Virtual Paint-out HOWTH'
"Great idea!"
May 1
Plein Eire Administrator commented on Kevin Lewis's blog post Howth Challenge - Bailey Lighthouse
"Great idea, this and a super effort, Kevin. We won't let a global pandemic stop us!!"
May 1
Plein Eire Administrator commented on Kyrle Cahill's photo
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Me finished 'working" in the garden

"Well done, Kyrle. In these times, any effort to paint outdoors is highly commendable!"
Apr 30
Sean Quinn joined Plein Eire Administrator's group
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Art in the Open

The twelfth 'Art in the Open' - an international plein air painting festival of paint-outs, workshops, exhibition and good company. The annual August event is open to all and attracts visitors from Europe, USA and all of Ireland to Wexford in the sunny south-east.  See More
Apr 26
Sean Quinn joined Plein Eire Administrator's group
Apr 26
Plein Eire Administrator posted a status
"Are you painting your garden, the upstairs view, a self portrait or a still life or Youtube?Tell how you are keeping the spirit alive."
Apr 14
Ned Mueller commented on Plein Eire Administrator's event 'Art in the Open 2020'
"Has there been any information on AITO in regards to the Coronavirus situation? Maybe too early, but not sure what to tell people as to making plans. Thanks, Ned"
Mar 19
Ned Mueller commented on Plein Eire Administrator's event 'Art in the Open 2020'
Mar 19
Ned Mueller might attend Plein Eire Administrator's event
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Art in the Open 2020 at Wexford and South East Ireland

July 26, 2020 to August 3, 2020
Europe's largest plein air festival returns. 7 days of painting. More than 20 painting workshops with renowned plein air artists. Educational presentations, Exhibition, Awards, Quick draw, fun and craic. We are LIVE for registrations. Fantastic line-up of workshop tutors. Check out www.artintheopen.org ;See More
Mar 19
Plein Eire Administrator might attend SARA BROWN's event
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Portaferry Plein Air Festival at The Market House

May 21, 2020 at 7pm to May 25, 2020 at 5pm
Sad to announce this inaugural event is CANCELLED due to COVID-19.See Comment below. Three days of outdoor painting with Portaferry Art Society.We have a strong tradition of outdoor painting among Portaferry Art Society members. The society was established over forty years ago and currently has around thirty amateur and professional artist members.The idea of the festival is about experiencing being part of an artistic community, connecting with the heritage of Portaferry; a vibrant, historic…See More
Mar 7
David Diaz is attending Plein Eire Administrator's event
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Art in the Open 2020 at Wexford and South East Ireland

July 26, 2020 to August 3, 2020
Europe's largest plein air festival returns. 7 days of painting. More than 20 painting workshops with renowned plein air artists. Educational presentations, Exhibition, Awards, Quick draw, fun and craic. We are LIVE for registrations. Fantastic line-up of workshop tutors. Check out www.artintheopen.org ;See More
Feb 5
Plein Eire Administrator commented on Plein Eire Administrator's event 'Art in the Open 2020'
"Click below for details of our international  faculty of master artists "
Jan 27
Plein Eire Administrator commented on Plein Eire Administrator's event 'Art in the Open 2020'
"PAINTINGS BY 9 MASTER ARTISTS.These works are by 9 international workshop artists at Art in the Open 2020. There will be workshops in Acrylic, Gouache, Mixed-Media, Oil and Watercolour.Can you guess any of them....?Registration for AITO 2020 is now…"
Jan 26
Plein Eire Administrator commented on Plein Eire Administrator's event 'Art in the Open 2020'
"We are LIVE for registrations. Fantastic line-up of workshop tutors. Check out www.artintheopen.org ;"
Jan 24

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Volunteer for Art in the Open Festival 2015?

VoluntEire

We are looking for 10 volunteers to help out at the Festival for a minimum of two days. You will have to find your own accommodation but in return you will get:

- Bus travel to each venue

- Lunch each day on your volunteer days

- Sit in on workshop of your choice on your volunteer days

- Barbeque at T. Morris

- Festival dinner at Riverbank House Hotel

Leave a reply here or email info@artintheopen.org…

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Posted on May 8, 2015 at 22:22 — 4 Comments

Participants: Art in the Open 2015

The artists below have already registered for Art in the Open 2015. If you haven't, there's still time but don't delay.

The following list is purely for your interest and I will update it periodically. If your name isn't below, don't panic but by all means send me a message to…

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Posted on April 26, 2015 at 20:00 — 2 Comments

Neil Carrigan RIP

I am posting these few paintings of late Plein Eire artist Neil Carrigan. It is only right to remove Neil's name from our current membership but I am sure his many friends and fellow artists would appreciate being able to refer to his work from time to time, His work and courageous words are his memorial.

 "Life is for living and should be joyful. I enjoy painting and the challenges it brings. My work focuses on positive emotions rather than the depressive and negative aspects of…

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Posted on October 6, 2014 at 21:30 — 3 Comments

Art in the Open 2014: How was it for you?

Although a few visiting painters still remain to see other parts of our island, another AITO festival has receded into memory and archive.

If you have any recollections or comments please post them here. Good or bad, we'd love to hear them.

Posted on August 8, 2014 at 19:31 — 2 Comments

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At 14:47 on October 29, 2018, Anita Geaney said…
Hi there thanks for letting me join up to Plein Eire. Can I join paint outs in other areas if there's not much going on in the south west group? I'm in north Cork quite a distance from west Cork and Kerry, but will make it down there as well, hopefully.
At 8:47 on April 20, 2018, Valerie Syms Martin said…

Thanks Tony.  I consider it a HUGE  honour to have been invited, and I have some enormous boots to try and fill.  The other artists ard all amazing.  I know four of them from AITO.

Of course I'll post about my adventures.

At 3:55 on June 29, 2017, Francis Mack Brislawn said…
Thanks! Glad to be a member. And hope to learn about what's going on.
At 12:33 on March 12, 2017, Sheila Kissane said…
Thanks looking forward to giving it a go..I'm a novice but gave to start somewhere..
At 19:58 on January 8, 2017, Orlagh M murphy said…

Thanks very much, looking forward to getting out soon

At 13:03 on July 3, 2016, Sonja Brussen said…

Thank you very much for your congratulations Tony, I think it is a great honor and I'm very happy with it ... It was a great festival and we've missed you! I hope to see you again soon, then we can celebrate it with a beer :-)

At 8:10 on June 25, 2016, Dick Donaghue said…

Ballymore Historic Features PAINT OUT is Sunday

June 26, 2016 from 12pm to 5pm – BallymoreComing from South. There is a sign on the left just as you approach Camolin. Turn Right here and up the road right again. Follow the (unofficial) signs in the hedges. Old house, Barns, Views over theetc.

At 7:34 on June 3, 2016, Maureen Dowd said…
Sorted, thanks
At 17:49 on May 30, 2016, Deborah Damgaard-Hansen said…

Thank you! I am looking forward to see where this new connection leads me. I havae begun to paint for the new seaon here in northwest Denmark. If anyone ever comes this way, be sure to let me know and we can paint together - I have lived here for 14 years and there are many intriguing sites. I know it´s a long long way from Ireland ...but, not so far from Germany for example!

At 19:49 on April 13, 2016, Jane Grant said…
Many thanks. I look forward to exploring and learning about your site . Kind regards, Jane

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