2024 Plein Air Art Walk

You’re invited to experience art along the trail, an event benefitting Mohonk Preserve, Roost Studios and participating artists.

Saturday, June 8, 2024, 10 am – 3 pm (rain date June 9)
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.


About the Event:

Mohonk Preserve and Roost Studios are collaborating again on the fourth Plein Air Art Walk and Auction, an inspirational project connecting land, art and community. Each piece of art will be created at Mohonk Preserve’s Testimonial Gateway Trailhead.

More than twenty artists will participate in the 2024 Art Along the Trail event.

Completed art will be photographed and will be on display and available for online bidding at the Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center, 3197 Route 44 55, Gardiner, New York until the end of June. Proceeds from the auction will benefit participating artists, Mohonk Preserve and Roost Studios.


Photo by Andrea MacScott
Participating artists from the 2022 event:
  • Elisabeth Barnett
  • Alex Canelos
  • Linda Champanier
  • Cathy Copeland
  • Minh Doan
  • Aliza Driller
  • Staats Fasoldt
  • Mira Fink
  • Stacie Flint
  • Lynne Friedman
  • Tarryl Gabel
  • Carl Grauer
  • Katherine Gray
  • Lindsey Guile
  • Emeline Hastings
  • Barbara Holt
  • David Holt
  • Pam Krimsky
  • Elaine Langer
  • Ward Lamb
  • Michael Lokensgaard
  • Laura Martinez-Bianco
  • Kirsten McAllister
  • Adrienne Mierzwa
  • Chrissy Pahucki
  • Artie Raphael
  • Mitchell Saler
  • Dan Shornstein
  • Jerry Teters
  • Marianne Tully
  • Marlene Wiedenbaum
  • Lynda Pyka
Photo by Andrea MacScott
Important notes on bidding:

The auction is scheduled to end at 9 pm EDT on Sunday, June 30th 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.

Item pickup:

Winning bidder must arrange to pick up artwork at Mohonk Preserve’s Visitor Center after the auction ends. Art may be shipped for an additional fee. Please contact Tom Leader at tleader@mohonkpreserve.org to arrange for item pickup or shipping.

Highlights from the 2021 Plein Air Art Walk

Highlights from the 2020 Plein Air Art Walk

Banner photo by Andrea MacScott