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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 thirty four years.  

Help us support our parks and wild places through art! To make a donation, please click on the yellow button.


Submission Deadline, November 10th, 2019


Rock-a-Bye_Baby, Oil painting by Maxine Caprioli-Hight

Rock-a-Bye_Baby, Oil painting by Maxine Caprioli-Hight

The Yosemite Renaissance 34 exhibit includes 62 works by 60 artists from across the country. The exhibit opened at the Yosemite Museum in February, then travels on to other art centers across California. The exhibit is currently on display at Gallery 5 in Oakhurst.

Learn More About our History and Philosophy

Our success depends on the generosity of our sponsors. If you are interested in sponsoring Yosemite Renaissance please call or email, and we will provide additional information. Yosemite Renaissance sponsors include Mariposa County, The Ansel Adams Gallery, Visit Yosemite Madera County, the National Park Service, and other private donors. Thank you all for your contribution!

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