(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- The Deering Estate at Cutler and GroveHouse Artists will host "Affair En Plein Air," a two-day outdoor painting event, on April 16th & 17th at the Deering Estate. Artists will be painting on the grounds of the Estate on Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, and on Sunday from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The completed artwork will be juried by Marcelle Zanetti on Sunday. The winners will exhibit their work as part of the 2011 Summer Exhibition to be held in the Richmond Cottage from June 22nd to August 31st. Prizes will be awarded at the exhibit opening on Wednesday, June 22nd. The exhibit opening is from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm and is free to the general public.
For information on artist registration, please visit www.grovehouseartists.net or contact Barbara Tejada at 305-979-9534 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
As an avid art collector, philanthropist, and amateur artist, Charles Deering sought to support artists and the creation of fine art. His tradition and innovative spirit continues on the Estate today through a variety of art programs.