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Next Meeting: June 5, 2018

6:30-8:30 pm

UW Oshkosh Alumni Welcome Center

Room 213 or 219 (note the signage)

625 Pearl Ave, Oshkosh, WI 54901


Open to the Public


Email:  oshkoshfaa@gmail.com


Mailing address: PO Box 2065

Oshkosh, WI  54903-2065


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En Plein Air is French for painting outdoors. Artists will be leaving their studios behind as they set up their easels to paint throughout the City of Oshkosh.
See the city through the eyes of an artist!

Welcome to our first annual Plein Air Event. It is a 4-day event, painting from Thursday thru Saturday, ending with a reception and sale on Sunday.
Artists are invited to paint throughout the city of Oshkosh. Read full details on Artist Application and Prospectus

    Day 1 - Thursday, August 16: Start the event with a Sunrise Paint at Menomonie Park on stunning Lake Winnebago.

    Day 2 -  Friday, August 17: Paint on the beautiful grounds of the Paine Art Center and Gardens in the morning.
    Later that day we will gather at the Fox River Brewing Co.

    Day 3 - Saturday, August 18: Enjoy the lovely music while painting at Oshkosh Jazz Festival Meets the Arts, at Carl Steiger Park.

    Day 4 - Sunday, August 19: Our artist reception and painting sale will be at UW Oshkosh Alumni Welcome/Conference Center from 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


Registration Fee: $35 in advance.   $45 for same day registration.



Best of show $750

Second Place $500

Third Place $350

Spirit of Oshkosh $250

Award of Excellence $250

OFAA Honor Award $250

Purchase Awards by number of community sponsors