Come paint in one of New Mexico's favorite painting destinations!
Artists from around the southwest, and the world, gather to paint the dramatic landscape of the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, and, the charming historic sites around the remote village of Questa.
This friendly festival includes 3 days of open painting, workshops and demos, a Quick-Draw event, and Art Show with awards and prizes! Artist reception will be held in the nearby mountain town of Red River, Saturday, July 20th from 5-7p. The restored art deco style Rail Haus is the venue, bringing this fresh mix of artworks to the largest nearby audience of collectors.
Tuesday-Sunday, July 16th-21st, 2019. Tuesday through Friday offer open painting, demos and workshops. On Friday works are turned in for hanging the show, Saturday sees a Quick-draw in the morning, in the center of Red River, with awards at noon, then the highly-anticipated show opens at 10am-7pm, showing again Sunday 10am-5pm,
Wild Rivers Plein-Air Festival
- PO Box 1025
- Questa, 87556
- Questa, NM
- participants, see registration info. on website. $60 covers fees, T-shirt, luncheon, gallery inclusion, and more. Discount for early-birds! Workshops open to the public, by donation (may have mat'ls fee)