Thursday July 18, 2013
Artists Jane Neroni and Deni Bergne, both South Burlington residents, will be participating in the 3rd Annual Jericho Plein Air Festival which will take place on July 20th. They are among the more than 80 established and emerging artists from all over Vermont and several neighboring states participating.
The festival is held to celebrate, nurture and enhance the visibility of the art community. Festival headquarters for this “painting in the open air” event are at the Emile A. Gruppe Gallery, 22 Barber Farm Road in Jericho Center. Artists will be painting at a number of sites around the area.
The artists will be out painting by 8 a.m.; the event opens to the public at 9 a.m. It’s free of charge and parking will be available.
Participants will return to the Emile A. Gruppe Gallery by 3 p.m. to frame work they created during the day. The public is invited to attend an Opening Reception for the artists at the Gallery from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 21st.
An exhibit of the paintings will take place at the Gallery from July 21 through August 11, 2013. Gallery hours are Thursday through Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.