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2019 Plein Air High School Art Competition


The 2019 High School Plein Air Exhibition & Awards Ceremony was held Sunday, October 6th at the Cincinnati Art Club.  Elder had 3 students participate in the exhibition:  Caleb Freed ’22, Gabriel McDonald ’21 and Jason Thomas ’20.  All 3 students worked tirelessly in the extreme heat the weekend of September 28th and 29th at Eden Park to create their pieces of art. 

Gabriel McDonald’s drawing was awarded 3rd prize overall.  He received a cash prize of $100 and his work will be framed and displayed with the other 3 winners at the Cincinnati Art Museum as well as other prominent locations around the city during the 2019-2020 period. Congratulations Gabriel!  

To see images of the artwork and students please look on the Events Photo Tab

Earlier Event: September 26
BLINK Parade