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Yosemite Renaissance encourageS and promoteS diverse artistic expressions of Yosemite National Park and the CALIFORNIA SIERRA NEVADA.

Yosemite Renaissance was founded in 1985 in order to "motivate artists to develop diverse interpretations of Yosemite and its varied landscapes." Artists from around the country have been showcased in the annual Yosemite Renaissance exhibit for more than thirty years.  

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Yosemite Renaissance 33 opens in February at the Yosemite Museum Gallery!

The Yosemite Renaissance Exhibition is an annual exhibit that offers an opportunity for artists inspired by Yosemite and the California Sierra Nevada region to display and promote their art. The exhibit opens at the historic Yosemite National Park Museum Gallery in the heart of Yosemite Valley, then travels to other art centers across California. 

For over 150 years, artists have played an important role in the establishment of our state and national parks, inspiring people to visit iconic natural sites, and to protect our natural resources.  

$5,000 in cash awards will be announced at the opening reception at the Yosemite National Park Museum Gallery.

Important Dates:
Opening Reception, Yosemite National Park, Museum Gallery – Friday, 2/23/18 - 5:30 to 7:30 pm. 

Yosemite Museum Gallery – 9037 Village Dr, Yosemite Valley, CA 95389, 209-372-0200

Feb 24 through May 6, 2018

Kings County Art Center - 605 N Douty St, Hanford, CA 93230, 559-584-1065

June 4 through July 14, 2018 – reception June 15th, 5:30 to 7:30 PM

Carnegie Arts Center - 250 N Broadway Ave, Turlock, CA 95380, 209- 632-5761

Aug 8 through Oct 7, 2018 – reception Thursday, August 9th

Yosemite Gateway Gallery Row, 40982 Hwy 41, Oakhurst CA, 93644, 559-683-5551

Oct 13 through Nov 18, 2018 – reception Oct 20th, 2018

If you are interested in helping us by sponsoring this exhibit, please call or email and we will provide additional information.

Phone: 559-683-5551
Email – info@YosemiteRenaissance.org
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