The online auction is now closed. Thank you to all of the participating artists and bidders. Congratulations if you were an item winner! 

Item pickup:
Winning bidders may pick up artwork at Mohonk Preserve's Visitor Center starting Sunday, June 19. The Visitor Center is open seven days a week from 9 am to 5 pm.  Most of the art may be shipped for an additional fee. Please contact Tom Leader at [email protected] to arrange shipping. 

Plein Air Art Walk and Online Auction
Saturday, June 11, 2022, 10 am - 3 pm 
Mohonk Preserve Testimonial Gateway Trailhead
35 Route 299
New Paltz, NY 12561

Experience nature and art as you stroll along the Pin Oak Allee observing artists as they transform blank canvasses into captivating works of art. Sit on a bench under the shade from century old pin oak trees while you enjoy the sounds of nature. Take in the beauty of Mohonk Preserve's foothills while you slow down from the speed of everyday life. 


View photos from the 2021 Plein Air Art Walk.

About the Event:

Mohonk Preserve and Roost Studios are collaborating on the third Plein Air Art Walk & Auction, an inspirational project connecting land, art and community. Each piece of art will be created either at Mohonk Preserve's Testimonial Gateway Trailhead or on other parts of the Preserve in advance of June 11.  

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Completed art will be photographed and included in an online auction ending Friday, June 17. 

Participating artists: 

Elisabeth Barnett
Alex Canelos
Linda Champanier
Cathy Copeland
Minh Doan
Aliza Driller
Staats Fasoldt
Carl Grauer
Lindsey Guile
Barbara Holt
Pam Krimsky
Elaine Langer
Kirsten McAllister
Chrissy Pahucki
Artie Raphael
Mitchell Saler
Dan Shornstein
Jerry Teters
Marianne Tully
Marlene Wiedenbaum



Artists participating in advance:

Mira Fink
Stacie Flint
Lynne Friedman
Tarryl Gabel
Katherine Gray
Emeline Hastings
David Holt
Ward Lamb
Michael Lokensgaard
Laura Martinez-Bianco
Adrienne Mierzwa
Lynda Pyka

Important notes on bidding:
The auction is scheduled to end at 9 pm EDT on Friday, June 17 but will be extended by two minutes each time a bid is received after 9 pm. This is done so that if you are actively bidding on an item you will always have a chance to place the final winning bid. Winning bidders will be required to pay the additional credit card processing fees so that all money raised will benefit the participating non-profits. 

To Benefit Roost Studios &

Mohonk Preserve

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