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Welcome to
Los Gatos Plein Air 2017

For the ninth year 34 nationally renowned artists will paint outdoors for 4 days in and around Los Gatos, California. This fundraiser that supports Art and Science Education in Santa Clara County will culminate in a fine art exhibition, sale, and festival that will be held in downtown Los Gatos, on Saturday, June 17th, 2017.

Call for Artists!

We are accepting applications from artists interested in participating in Los Gatos Plein Air 2017.  Please visit OnlineJuriedShows.com to apply. 


Events of Los Gatos Plein Air

Artists Paint on Location

June 13th - 16th, 2017

Downtown Paint Out

Thursday, June 15th, 8:00 a.m. - noon

VIP Artists Reception and Silent Auction

Friday, June 16th, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Location: To be determined.
Details will be posted on the Events page.

Fine Art Exhibit, Sale, and Celebration

Saturday, June 17th, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Los Gatos Plein Air is a fundraiser sponsored by the Los Gatos Morning Rotary Club, which supports the arts, music and youth in the South Bay, and the humanities programs of Rotary International. Beneficiaries of Plein Air 2017 are:

More information can be obtained in our Beneficiaries section.

Event Organizer

Los Gatos Morning Rotary



Mike Hyman, Photographer

2016 Best of Show Winner, Greg LaRock | All Bundled Up