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Maui Arts League

2019 Highlights

Thank you to all the artists and participants who made the 2019 event an enormous success. Enjoy this video slideshow of the highlights…and we look forward to seeing you next year!

Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational

Schedule of Events

1Lahaina Harbor Kick Off Paint OutFeb 15, 7:30 am - 11 amLahaina Harbor
2Kick Off Art SaleFeb 15, 11:30 am - 1:00 pmPioneer Inn Courtyard
3Youth Paint OutFeb 16, 10 am - 2 pmCampbell Park, Lahaina
4Youth ReceptionFeb 16, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmPioneer Inn Snug Harbor Room
5Artist Mini-Paintings Silent Auction Art SaleFeb 17, 6-7 pm / 8-8:30 pmPioneer Inn Snug Harbor
6Jean Stern Art Lecture 'Famous Forgers' (An absorbing look at famous and little-known art forgers over the past century).Feb 17, 7 pm - 8 pmPioneer Inn Courtyard
7Kapalua Bay Afternoon Paint OutFeb 19, 3 pm - 6 pmMontage Kapalua Bay
8Montage Kapalua Bay Art SaleFeb 19, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pmMontage Breezeway Galleries
9Royal Lahaina Quick DrawFeb 21, 9 am - 11 amRoyal Lahaina Resort Property & Beach Areas
10Quick Draw Art Sale & ReceptionFeb 21, 11:30 am - 12:30 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ocean Terrace Restaurant
11Art to Heart - Gala & Art SaleFeb 21, 6 pm - 9 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom
12Artists' Aloha Reception & Art SaleFeb 22, 10 am - 3 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom
13Artists’ Panel Discussion & Q&AFeb 22, 3 pm - 4 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom
14Collectors' "Take an Artist to Breakfast"Feb. 23, 8:30 am - 10 amRoyal Lahaina Ocean Terrace Restaurant
15Mahalo Gathering Art Sale and ViewingFeb 23, 10 am - 3:00 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom
16Honor Hawaii, Honor Maui Panel Discussion & Q&AFeb 23, 3 pm - 4 pmRoyal Lahaina Resort Ballroom

Annual Events

16 art events; 14 free and open to the public and 2 ticketed events.

Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational

Maui Plein Air
Painting Invitational

Feb 15-23, 2020

This 9-day event highlights 24 professional plein air painters from throughout Hawaii, the United States mainland, and Australia. The painters capture the images of Maui – its people, its beaches and ocean scenes, its majestic mountains and valleys, and its historical buildings. The public watch artists create inspiring artworks, attend art sales, and attend educational events.

Artists create inspiring paintings from locations around Maui and specifically at Lahaina Harbor, Kapalua Bay, and Royal Lahaina Resort Beach Area.


Maui Arts League

Pre and Post Event

Feb. 12-14, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Feb. 24-26 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Workshops are key to improving one’s painting skills. Workshop teachers will be selected once the 2020 artist roster is published.  Return in September for updates or send us an email via the website of your interest and someone will contact you when teachers and curriculum have been confirmed.
These workshops provide an opportunity for our local artists to take classes from some of the most experienced plein air artists in the world. It also allows artists from other locations to come to Maui and paint in our beautiful surroundings.


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