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Member Artists



Monterey Bay Area State Parks En Plein Air
2014 Member Artist Exhibit

This exhibit showcases the plein air works of MBPAPA artist members focusing on the theme of "The Fantastic California State Parks in the Monterey Bay Area." Works depict the artist's interpretation and reaction to a scene they found while painting in one of the California State Parks, State Historical Sites, State Reserves or State Beaches located within Monterey and Santa Cruz Counties.

All MBPAPA members and the public are invited to attend the exhibit Opening Reception to be held at Carmel Visual Arts Saturday, November 15, 2014. Postcard Flyer


Carmel Visual Arts
located in the second floor Studio G23, 3728 The Barnyard, Carmel, CA 93923

Exhibit Timeline

Exhibition: November 15 through December 14, 2014
Wed-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun Noon-4pm
Reception: Saturday, November 15, 6-8pm

Artists' Timeline 2014

Oct 15: Entry Deadline (Enter at onlinejuriedshows, Max size framed: 22wx32h)
Nov 7: Acceptance Notification (approximate)
Nov 14: Deliver artwork, 10am-12noon
Nov 15-Dec 14: Exhibit
Nov 15: Reception 6-8pm
Dec 15: Pickup Artwork 11am-2pm


Pacific Grove artist Stan Robbins will jury this year's member show. See his website www.stanrobbinsart.com for a look at his art and painting philosophy.

Exhibiting Artists and Artwork

For inquiries regarding the artwork please contact the artist.
Click here to visit the MBPAPA Member Artists webpage
which includes links to the MBPAPA artists' websites and email addresses.

Carole Belliveau

Calm Sea at Point Lobos
Oil 12x16

Morning, Carmel River Beach
Soft pastel 11x14

Quiet Sea
Oil 12x12

Maria Boisvert

Morning Light, Point Lobos
Oil 11x14

Early Morning
Oil 14x11

Bobbie Brainerd

Marina Dunes State Park
Oil 16x20

Ruth Carroll

Pelican Point
Oil 16x16

Springtime at China Cove
Oil 16x16

Summer Evening at McWay Falls
Oil 16x16

Lisa Couper

Fort Ord Dunes State Park
Soft pastel 11x14
Honorable Mention

Wetlands, Carmel River State Beach 2
Soft pastel 11x14

Morning Palette Point Lobos
Soft pastel 11x14

Suzanne Elliott

Garland Valley Ranch
Oil 11x14

Patricia Gaglioti

Whalers Cove Point Lobos
Oil 11x14

Barbara Gill

Natural Bridges
Watercolor 16x19

Yolanda Gurries

Point Lobos Vista
Soft pastel 12x18

Point Lobos Gemstone
Soft pastel 12x18

Coraly Hanson

Cypress Cove
Oil 12x16
Honorable Mention

Point Lobos Pines
Oil 9x12

Vivian Healy

Path to Hidden Beach
Oil 9x12

The Notch
Oil 9x12

Whaler's Cove
Oil 9x12

Maggie Renner Hellmann

Magic Carpet
Lover's Point State Marine Reserve

Oil 8x10

Peter Holmsky

Color Breeze
Oil 11x14

Daryl Hosick

Foggy Morning on the Trail to China Cove
Oil 11x14

Highway 1 circa 1940
Oil 11x14

Sibyl Johnson

Reflections on Asilomar Beach
Oil 11x14

Shore Break
Oil 11x14
Honorable Mention

Richard Klevins

Monterey Wharf Fishing Boats
Oil 6x6

Quiet Morning Carmel Mission
Oil 11x14

Kate Martin

Across China Cove, Point Lobos
Oil 9x12

Afternoon Shadows, Point Lobos
Oil 9x12

First Place

Gibson Beach, Point Lobos
Oil 9x12

Mark Monsarrat

Point Lobos Rocks
Oil 14x18

Monastery Beach View of Point Lobos
Oil 11x14

Michelle Murphy Ferguson

Garrapata View
Oil 9x12

Rocky Point Overlook
Oil 9x12

Whaler's Cove
Oil 11x14

Lilli-Anne Price

Fog Lifting
Oil 24x18

Late Light at Point Lobos
Oil 14x18

Third Place

Rocky Sunset
Oil 9x12

Bonnie Joy Sedlak

Mission Towers
Watercolor 11x15

Julia Munger Seelos

Casa de Torre, Old Monterey
Oil 9x12

Meeting of Land and Sea
Oil 11x14

West Cliff Keyhole,
Santa Cruz State Beach

Oil 11x14

Mitsi Shine

Barn at Elkhorn Slough
Watercolor 11x17

Usana Weaver

Pacific Grove from Monterey State Beach
Oil 9x12

Honorable Mention

Point Lobos Coastal Trees
Oil 11x14

Jean Weissenborn

China Cove, Point Lobos
Oil 16x20

Cindy Wilbur

China Cove
Oil 8x8

Second Place

Coastal Splendor
Oil 11x14

Whaler's Cove
Oil 8x10