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Open 11:00 - 4:00
Tuesday - Saturday

Admission is Always FREE

Jaques Building

"Under the Watertower"

121 Second St. NW - Aitkin, MN 56431

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PLEIN AIR - AITKIN  2014 - JULY 9 - 26 
Competition - July 9 - 12
Exhibition - July 9 - 26

This is Jaques Art Center’s 8th Annual Plein Air Competition and Exhibit.

Plein Air is the art of painting outside in the open air.  Painters paint in an impressionistic style.  Paintings are judged by a professional judge and plein air painter. At the Jaques over $1000 in cash money is awarded.

Schedule for the Jaques Plein Air

July 9 - Watch for artists painting within two blocks of of the stop lights - all directions - until 2 p.m.

July 10 - Quick Paint at the Fair Grounds between 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Then Artists will paint anywhere in Aitkin County.

July 11 - Artists will paint anywhere in Aitkin County

July 12 - Public Reception and Awards Ceremony 1 - 3 at the Jaques Art Center

July 9 - 26  Exhibition and Art Sales in the Carnegie Gallery at the Jaques

first place 2013

Pictured is the 2013 1st place Plein Air winner by
Michele Combs entitled 'Holm's Farm'

The Jaques Art Center is committed to Equal Opportunities and Accessibility.
Handicapped accessible     Voice/TTY 1-800-657-3775




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