Cape Ann Plein Air is in its fourth year and is one of the mostcritically acclaimed plein air events in the country. 40 nationally renowned plein air artists converge on Cape Ann: Essex, Gloucester, Manchester by the Sea and Rockport, to paint the gorgeous vistas, historic locations, quaint streets and sweeping ocean views. Each artist is vying forover $20,000 in prizes to be awarded at the Gala. On Saturday, October 12, the North Shore Arts Association will host the Gala and more than 200attendees will meet the artists, view the paintings and be among the first to be able to purchase this paintings, created in the week prior. Respected artist Kenn Backhaus will judge the art and awards will be presentedat the Gala.
This event first appeared on EssexCountyCreates.org