Exhibitions

(recent, selected)

2017

  • Laguna Plein Air Painters in Residence: Birds, Bees and Botanicals Juried Art Show, Laguna, CA
  • Maui Plein Air Invitational, Maui, Hawaii
  • American Impressionist Society, Impressions: Small Works Showcase, Randy Higbee Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA
  • California Art Club 106th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition, Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2016

  • Tucson Museum of Art, The New Westward: Trains, Planes, and Automobiles that Move the Modern West
  • Laguna Plein air Painters Association Signature Member Exhibition, Huntington Beach, CA
  • Scottsdale Artists' School Beaux Arts Exhibition, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Sedona Arts Center, Judge's Exhibition, Sedona AZ
  • American Impressionist Society Annual Juried Exhibition, Howard Mandville Gallery, Kirkland, WA, Award of Excellence
  • Oil Painters of America Salon Exhibition, Castle Gallery, Fort Wayne, IN
  • Oil Painters of American National Juried Exhibition, Southwest Gallery, Dallas, TX
  • Laguna Plein air Painters Association Plein air Invitational, Laguna Beach, CA
  • The Chestnut Group, Harpeth River Watershed Conservation Exhibition, Nashville, TN
  • Beverly McNeil Gallery Sporting and Wildlife Show, Birmingham, AL
  • The Brinton Museum Small Works Exhibition, Big Horn, WY
  • Maynard Dixon Camp Out, The Thunderbird Foundation, Mt. Carmel, UT
  • Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational, Apalachicola, FL, Artists' Choice Best in Show Award and Third Place Quick Draw
  • Outdoor Painters Society Guest Artist, Southwest Gallery, Dallas, TX
  • California Art Club 105th Gold Medal Exhibition, Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA
  • All Along the Sierra, Epperson Gallery, Crocket, CA, First Place
  • Castle Gallery Valentine Invitational, Fort Wayne, IN
  • Maui Plein air Invitational, HI, Irvine Museum Award

2015

  • Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, Home for the Holidays, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, Along the Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano, CA   
  • Legacy Gallery Small Works Show, Bozeman, MT and Scottsdale, AZ
  • Laguna Plein air Invitational, Laguna Beach, CA
  • American Impressionist Society Annual National Juried Exhibition, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Oil Painters of America Juried Salon Show, Birmingham, AL
  • Outdoor Painters Society, Dallas, TX
  • Western Masters Heart of the West Exhibition and Auction, Coeur d’Alene, ID
  • Judge, Door County Plein air Invitational, Door County, WI
  • LPAPA, California Impressionism: Plein air painting, Past and Present, Huntington Beach, CA
  • Solo Exhibition, Debra Huse Gallery, Balboa Island, CA
  • Spirit of Sedona Keynote Speaker and Guest Artist, Sedona, AZ
  • Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational, Apalachicola, FL
  • Olmsted Plein Air Invitational, Atlanta, GA, High Museum Judge's Award 
  • Out West Show and Sale, Great Falls, MT
  • Maui Plein Air Invitational, HI 

2014

  • Celebrating Florida’s Landscapes, Solo Exhibition, Sarasota, FL
  • Laguna Plein air Invitational, Laguna Beach, CA, Randy Higbee Gallery Award
  • Plein air Artists of Colorado National Juried Exhibition, Denver, CO
  • Judge, Finger Lakes Plein air Competition, Canandaigua, NY
  • American Impressionist Society National Juried Exhibition, Denver, CO, 3rd Place
  • Crested Butte Plein air Invitational, Crested Butte, CO
  • Salmagundi Masters, New York, NY
  • Forgotten Coast Plein air Invitational, Apalachicola, FL, Honorable Mention Quick Draw
  • Oil Painter’s of America National Juried Exhibition, Bennington, VT
  • Plein air Salon, 2013-14, Finalist
  • Maui Plein air Invitational
  • 7 in the Spotlight, Illume Gallery of Fine Art, Salt Lake City, UT

2013

  • Oil Painters of American Online Showcase, Honorable Mention
  • Cumberland Society of Painters, Nashville, TN, Honorable Mention
  • Laguna Plein air Painters Association, Best of Plein air, First Place
  • Plein Air Richmond, Juried Plein air Festival, Honorable Mention
  • Oil Painters of America Fall Salon, Crooked-Tree Arts Center, Petosky, MI
  • Plein Air Artists of Colorado, National Juried Exhibition, Denver, CO, Second Place
  • Sedona Plein air Festival, Sedona, AZ, Merit Award
  • “Art in the Open” Plein Air, Wexford, Ireland
  • Modern Impressionists, Lori Putnam and Murat Kaboulov, two-man exhibit, Nashville, TN
  • Oil Painter’s of American National Juried Exhibition, Fredericksburg, TX
  • Laguna Plein air Painters Association, Less is More Exhibition, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Forgotten Coast Plein air Invitational, Port St. Joe, FL

2012

  • Salmagundi NYC Annual Juried Members’ Exhibition, Certificate of Merit
  • Judge, Easels of Frederick Plein air Festival, Frederick, MD
  • Plein Air Richmond, Juried Plein air Festival, Honorable Mention
  • Plein Air Artists of Colorado National Juried Exhibition, Denver, CO, 1st Place Signature Member Award
  • Los Gatos Plein air Festival, Best of Show, Los Gatos, CA
  • Women Painters of the Southeast, Juried Exhibition, Juror’s Choice Award
  • Plein air Easton Juried Plein air Festival, Easton, MD
  • American Impressionist Society National Juried Exhibition and Vice President, Indianapolis, IN
  • Forgotten Coast Plein air Invitational, Apalachicola, FL

2011

  • American Impressionists Society National Juried Exhibition and Show Chair, Carmel, CA
  • Plein Air Painters of the Southeast, Group Exhibition, Huntsville Museum of Art
  • “Art in the Open” Plein Air, Wexford, Ireland
  • Los Gatos Plein air Festival, Artists’ Choice Award, Los Gatos, CA
  • Eric Rhoads Publisher’s Invitational, “Paint the Adirondacks”
  • Randy Higbee, “6x6 Squared” Exhibition
  • Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, “Best of Plein Air” Exhibition
  • Callaway Gardens Plein Air Festival, Pine Mountain, GA, First Place in the Quick Draw Competition
  • Juror and Judge for the Memphis Germantown Art League National Exhibition
  • Juror and Judge for the 87th Annual Hoosier Salon, Indianapolis, IN
  • Plein Air Artists of Colorado Juried Exhibition, Denver, CO
  • Forgotten Coast Plein air Invitational, Honorable Mention Quick Draw, Port St. Joe, FL

For a list of exhibitions prior to 2011, contact lori@loriputnam.com.