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Very happy to say that my painting "Colors of Garrapata" was juried in to the Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Exhibition. The Group Exhibition is at McBride Gallery 215 Main Street Annaplois, MD and is on exhibit October 25th through November 25th. Come see the painting while it is on display now at 20 West State Street until Saturday October 14th.

 Very honored to be awarded 3rd place as well as the Museum Purchase award for my painting Smoke N’ 84 at the Pacific Northwest Plein Air Event at the Mary Hill Museum in the Columbia River Gorge. Thank you to juror Randall Sexton and all the other winners, participating artists, volunteers and museum curator Steve Grafe for an awesome week. Looking forward to returning next year. - August 5th 2018

Very honored to be awarded 3rd place as well as the Museum Purchase award for my painting Smoke N’ 84 at the Pacific Northwest Plein Air Event at the Mary Hill Museum in the Columbia River Gorge. Thank you to juror Randall Sexton and all the other winners, participating artists, volunteers and museum curator Steve Grafe for an awesome week. Looking forward to returning next year. - August 5th 2018

 Recent article published for Outdoor Painter Newsletter. 4/2/18  https://www.outdoorpainter.com/plein-air-artist-jeff-markowsky-on-painting-palm-trees/

Recent article published for Outdoor Painter Newsletter. 4/2/18 https://www.outdoorpainter.com/plein-air-artist-jeff-markowsky-on-painting-palm-trees/

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  I am incredibly honored and grateful to have been awarded the Grand Prize, Best in Show for my painting 'Jupiter Rising' at the 5th Annual Jupiter Lighthouse Plein Air Festival. Thank you to all the Lighthouse Art Center Organizers, the amazingly supportive and helpful volunteers, judge Nancy Tankersley and all the incredibly inspiring and hard working painters who collaboratively made this an awesome week and a memorable experience for all. Thank you! March 11th 2018

I am incredibly honored and grateful to have been awarded the Grand Prize, Best in Show for my painting 'Jupiter Rising' at the 5th Annual Jupiter Lighthouse Plein Air Festival. Thank you to all the Lighthouse Art Center Organizers, the amazingly supportive and helpful volunteers, judge Nancy Tankersley and all the incredibly inspiring and hard working painters who collaboratively made this an awesome week and a memorable experience for all.
Thank you! March 11th 2018

 I was very grateful and honored to win Third Place at the Quick Paint during the 2017 4th Annual Lighthouse Plein Air Festival in Jupiter Florida. Special thanks to judge Goerge Van Hook for the honors.

I was very grateful and honored to win Third Place at the Quick Paint during the 2017 4th Annual Lighthouse Plein Air Festival in Jupiter Florida. Special thanks to judge Goerge Van Hook for the honors.

 I was very grateful and honored to win Third Place and Peoples Choice Award at The Forgotten Coast Quick Paint Open Competition. Thank you Apalachicola

I was very grateful and honored to win Third Place and Peoples Choice Award at The Forgotten Coast Quick Paint Open Competition. Thank you Apalachicola

 3rd Place. 2016 Olmsted Open Quick Paint Competition. Atlanta, Ga.

3rd Place. 2016 Olmsted Open Quick Paint Competition. Atlanta, Ga.

CROSS COUNTRY PLEIN AIR REVIEW / SAVANNAH NOW            SEPTEMBER 2014

 

A great big thank you for the article on my plein air trip written by Bob Bahr in the current issue (July-August 2014) of Plein Air Magazine (digital edition). Much gratitude to Stephen Doherty as well for his support in the article.  You may read the article here by clicking on the link to my Blog below...

http://backcountryfieldnotes.blogspot.com/2014/07/pein-air-magazine-article-on-my-trip.html

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Outdoor Painter Article                                    March 2014  

About Face Review / Savannah Now                  July 2013

Excavation Review / Savannah Now                  April 2012

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