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Maui Arts League

Celebrate Art On Maui by attending the Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational.  Next year is the 15th year of hosting this event on Maui and will highlight activities that honor our Hawaiian culture.

• Over 200 freshly painted originals capture much of Maui’s elegance, mystique, and beauty.

• After reviewing the 2019 MPAPI video, it will get you in the mood to make final plans to attend the 2020 event – you won’t want to miss out.

Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational

Schedule of Events

#EventSpeaker(s)Date/TimeLocation
1Lahaina Harbor Kick Off Paint OutFeb 15, 7:30 am - 11 amLahaina Harbor
2Kick Off Art SaleFeb 15, 11:30 am - 1:30 pmPioneer Inn Courtyard
3Youth Paint OutFeb 16, 10 am - 2 pmCampbell Park, Lahaina
4Youth ReceptionFeb 16, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmPioneer Inn Snug Harbor Room
5Artist Mini-Paintings Silent Auction Art SaleFeb 17, 6-7 pm / 8-8:30 pmPioneer Inn Snug Harbor
6Jean Stern Art Lecture 'Famous Forgers' (art forgers over the past century)'Feb 17, 7 pm - 8 pmPioneer Inn Courtyard
7Kapalua Bay Afternoon Paint OutFeb 19, 3 pm - 6 pmMontage Kapalua Bay
8Montage Kapalua Bay Art SaleFeb 19, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmMontage Breezeway Galleries
9Royal Lahaina Quick DrawFeb 21, 9 am - 11 amRoyal Lahaina Resort Property & Beach Areas
10Quick Draw Art Sale & ReceptionFeb 21, 11:30 am - 12:30 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ocean Terrace Restaurant
11Art to Heart - Gala & Art SaleFeb 21, 6 pm - 9 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom
12Artists' Aloha Reception & Art SaleFeb 22, 10 am - 3 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom
13Artists’ Panel Discussion & Q&AFeb 22, 3 pm - 4 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom
14Take an Artist to BreakfastFeb. 23, 8 - 9:30 amRoyal Lahaina Ocean Terrace Restaurant
15Artists' Mahalo Gathering and Art SaleFeb 23, 10 am - 3:00 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom
16Honor Hawaii, Honor Maui Panel Discussion & Q&AFeb 23, 3 pm - 4 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom

Annual Events

18 art events; 14 free and open to the public and 4 ticketed events.

Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational

Maui Plein Air
Painting Invitational

Feb 15-23, 2020

This 9-day event highlights 24 professional plein air painters from throughout Hawaii, the United States mainland, and Australia. The painters capture the images of Maui – its people, its beaches and ocean scenes, its majestic mountains and valleys, and its historical buildings. The public watch artists create inspiring artworks, attend art sales, and attend educational events.

Artists create inspiring paintings from locations around Maui and specifically at Lahaina Harbor, Kapalua Bay, and Royal Lahaina Resort Beach Area.

 

Maui Arts League

Pre and Post Event
Workshops

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Workshops are key to improving one’s painting skills. Workshop teachers will be selected once the 2020 artist roster is published.  Return in September for updates or send us an email via the website of your interest and someone will contact you when teachers and curriculum have been confirmed.
These workshops provide an opportunity for our local artists to take classes from some of the most experienced plein air artists in the world. It also allows artists from other locations to come to Maui and paint in our beautiful surroundings.

 

Maui Arts League

About Maui Arts League

Elevating fine art within the Maui community

Maui Arts League is a non-profit organization with the mission to showcase, cultivate, and build appreciation for Visual Fine Arts while creating unique opportunities for people of all ages, cultures, and backgrounds to embrace the experience of art. Currently programs include the annual 9-day Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational, 2 adult workshops, and a youth paint out.  Our strategy is to foster an appreciation for fine art by offering a variety of programs such as outdoor plein air painting events, home art tours, art lectures, etc. for Maui residents and visitors.

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