Art in the Open
Welcome to our 11th festival which has grown to a 10-day internationally recognized event with close to 200 artists taking part. Wexford’s Art In The Open attracts some of the best outdoor painters from around the globe. Renowned for its friendliness and relaxed atmosphere our participants can be seen painting the wonderful Sunny South-East’s landscapes leading up to the exhibition on the August bank-holiday Sunday & Monday.
Registration will entitle participants to attend all or some of the seven paint out days at beautiful pre-selected locations, exhibit at the festival, be eligible for festival awards and participate in our social evenings. We have chosen a stunning variety of scenes to paint throughout the festival week from seaside harbours to beaches, old castles to rolling fields and quaint little villages.
Registered artists will also be able to avail of the following:
The Paint Out Bus bringing you and your gear to and from all locations.
Tickets to our Annual Social and Music Night.
Free Tickets to Lectures and Presentations presented by the National Gallery of Ireland.