The 2023 Forgotten Coast en Plein Air will mark the 18th year of this world-class art event on the charming Florida Gulf Coast. Professional artists and novices who want to let their creativity blossom will gather to capture the remaining images of authentic "Old Florida" with incredible art. Pristine Properties Vacation Rentals has an incredible selection of Florida Gulf Coast vacation rentals for your stay. Whether you're seeking vacation rentals that are pet-friendly, have private pools, or are on the beach, Pristine Properties Vacation Rentals has what your heart desires.
Join the Forgotten Coast En Plein Air Art Festival
The Forgotten Florida Coast en Plein Air is among the world's most prestigious plein air art events. Throughout this 10-day festival, you will be immersed in artistic brilliance and produce outstanding art that captures the unique natural beauty of the Florida Gulf Coast. You can find more information on the Forgotten Coast Cultural Coalition - Schedule.
When: March 17-26, 2023. Make sure you book your stay in time with Pristine Properties Vacation Rentals!
Let Your Creativity Flourish With Premier Florida Coast Art
Forgotten Coast Cultural Coalition - Exhibits: There are many fabulous art exhibits to explore on the Florida Coast during the plein air art festival. Take a gander at Founder's Collection: An Artist's Tribute. This permanent exhibit at the Port St. Joe Sacred Heart Hospital is composed of donated artwork to honor the festival's founder. Another great exhibit to check out is Artists' Choice Collection: Exhibition featuring the Best of the Best in Mexico Beach. This is an exhibit of what the invited artists selected as the best art piece from the festival every year.
Forgotten Coast Cultural Coalition - Workshops: Cultivate your creativity during your trip to the Florida Gulf Coast at one of the incredible art workshops. Join Vicki Norman in Finding the Fun in your Subject. Get some quick art tips from Kathie Odom at Quick and Fun Plein Air!
Forgotten Coast Cultural Coalition - Demonstrations: Watch as professionals capture the stunning beauty of the Florida Gulf Coast with high-quality art. Witness artists Suzie Baker, Brienne Brown, Michelle Held, and Manon Sander capture the Apalachicola River. Watch as artists Morgan Samuel Price and Bill Suys paint downtown Port St. Joe covered in the moonlight.
Forgotten Coast Cultural Coalition - Receptions: Join in honoring the featured artists at the festival's receptions around the Florida Gulf Coast.
Forgotten Coast Cultural Coalition - Painting Stations: Enjoy one-on-one coaching for the plein air process and techniques. They will provide you with all the supplies you need to make incredible art in the natural beauty of the Florida Gulf Coast.