Brush Creek Art Walk 2018

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Presented by Brush Creek Artwalk Foundation at Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center, Kansas City MO

Sep 14 - 16 2018
Brush Creek Art Walk 2018 presented by Brush Creek Artwalk Foundation at ,

Included in the Open Spaces – Expanded Field: An annual outdoor (plein air) painting competition located along a 4-mile stretch of Kansas City’s picturesque Country Club Plaza.

The public is invited to come out and walk, bike or trike the nearly 4 miles of walkways along Brush Creek as Plein Air (landscape) artists, over the course of three days, paint on-site to complete finalized and framed submissions of local subject matter in oils, pastel, watercolor and various mixed media.

Registered artists compete to complete two finalized/framed works for the chance at twelve cash prizes and three ‘Special Event’ (Quick Paint) purchase awards during the course of the

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Free Admission for the public to both view artists in action and for the public awards reception

Artists registration is $35 for the three day weekend event and chance to compete and submit two finalized works. Click Here for online Registration. Using a Smartphone? Click Here

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Additional time info:

Opening Reception/Awards Ceremony (Tuesday, October 2nd/ 5 to 8pm) 4750 Troost  Be sure and see all of the ‘accepted’ works on display through the month of October at the Discovery Center or purchase online (2018 submissions click here).

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Jana Duca, "The Decision"


  • Artist and judge (for 2017), Zak Barnes, provided one of several workshop opportunities for artists both new and experienced, on the lawn of the Nelson


Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center

4750 Troost, Kansas City, MO

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    • Wheelchair Access

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