Welcome to Telluride Plein Air 

The 13th annual Telluride Plein Air was June 28-July 4, 2016

Each summer the Sheridan Arts Foundation hosts 25-30 nationally renowned Plein Air artists in beautiful Telluride, Colorado

Our juried application process for 2017's event opens Oct. 3, 2016. Visit our Application page for more information. 




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2016 Artist Choice Best of Show
Bill Meuser, "Cattle Chute on the Valley Floor"
Michele Byrne paints on Telluride's Colorado Avenue
Bill Meuser,first place, Christine Lashley, third place, and Wayne McKenzie, second place at the 2016 Artist Choice Reception