Cedar Breaks National Monument Plein Air Art Event

Artist standing with artwork on the rim of Point Supreme.
Valerie Orlemann with painting on the rim of Point Supreme.

Chasing Light Plein Air Festival and Exhibition

Presented by SUMA and Cedar Breaks National Monument: July 7 - August 19, 2017

Sixteen of the region’s top plein air painters will paint at Cedar Breaks, as well as other favorite southern Utah locations, from July 2 to July 6, 2017. The work each artist creates during that week will be on exhibit and for sale in SUMA beginning July 8, with a Wet Paint Gala and Sale on July 7.



  • July 2 - July 6, Artists paint free-range
  • July 2 - July 6, Daily artist demos at SUMA (12PM) & Cedar Breaks Point Supreme (10 AM)
  • July 7, 5pm - 9pm, Wet Paint Gala - (Tickets go on sale May 1, 2017)
  • July 8, Artist paint out (Free for all to attend and participate!)
  • July 8, - August 19, 2017, Art exhibited and for sale

WHERE: Cedar Breaks, SUMA and other favorite southern Utah locations.

QUESTIONS? Email sumafriends@suu.edu

Last updated: June 13, 2017

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Cedar Breaks National Monument: Administrative Office
2390 West Highway 56
Suite #11

Cedar City, UT 84720


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