The Galleries at the Jester Park Nature Center
The Galleries at Jester Park Nature Center offers the opportunity for local art to be displayed and made available for sale to park visitors.
ARTISTS IN ACTION - Plein Air
at the Jester Park Nature Center
Polk County Conservation and the Jester Park Nature Center are pleased to present, Artists in Action: Plein Air at Jester Park. "Plein Air" art finds its origins in the French expression "in the open air “and was a movement of artists from their studios to the outdoors. This event and exhibition on September 25 & 26, 2021 at the Jester Park Nature Center will highlight 10 local artists as they create works outdoors around the nature center campus. During the event, artists will share their creative process with the public. Artists will congregate on the back patio of the Jester Park Nature Center from 1 -3 p.m. on Sunday, September 26 to display their completed works. There will be wine and refreshments as well as an opportunity to meet the featured artists and view their unique works highlighting the beauty of Jester Park.
FREE to the public
The second half of this event will be a Plein Air exhibition. Artists from the plein air event will have works on display in The Galleries at Jester Park Nature Center September 25 – December 26, 2021 during Jester Park Nature Center hours. Hours can be found at jesterparknaturecenter.com. For additional information, please contact Missy Smith at 515-323-5317.