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Plein Air Painters of New Mexico News Blogs

Members: you may comment on any post in these news’ blogs.  Select the vertical 3 dots (menu) to upper left of post.

Posting instructions and criteria provided below. TBD: some of these blogs may be archived and new posts combined in the home page News blog.

 Home Page Blog

Scroll down to the new News' section on the home page with images.

Member-sponsored Workshops.

Press Releases

PAPNM in the news! Press releases from Newspapers and magazines.

Monthly messages from the PAPNM President


Announcements available to Members Only (log on)

Members Forum

Forum available to Members Only (log on).

Previous Member News

News about PAPNM members: Articles, Books, Non-PAPNM Awards, National Show Participation (prior to 11/17/21)

Posting Instructions

You may request a post for the public Member News or Workshops or Announcements (for members only) by sending an email to, following these instructions:

  1. Place PAPNM MEMBER [News, Workshops or Announcements}  in the subject line.
  2. Include text for the post and/or attach a file and images.
  3. Note that workshops might be deleted from this news' blog after completion.
  4. Ongoing workshops will not be posted.
  5. Announcements are for the Members. For example PAPNM does not normally post for the public an event sponsored by another organization (unless there's a reciprocal relationship). However, some might be appropriate. For example, Plein Air Convention and Exposition (PACE) might be an appropriate announcement. Another might be the Masterworks' Announcements or the New Mexico Art Students' League. Sponsor organizations are listed on the public page, Sponsors.


Members: You may request a posting by sending a message to

  1. Place  PAPNM NEWS, WORKSHOP or ANNOUNCEMENT in the subject line.
  2. Include text for the post and/or attach a file and images.


Please enjoy recent news about our members: 

  • Acceptance into and awards in non-PAPNM National Shows
  • Featured Articles in National Magazines
  • Openings in National Galleries
  • Streamline Podcasts
  • Member-sponsored Workshops (note: workshops might be deleted from this news blog after completion)

Sample News Sources:

  • Plein Air Painters of America
  • Outdoor Painters Society
  • Oil Painters of America
  • OPA Western Regional
  • American  Watercolor Society
  • National Watercolor Society
  • Pastel Society of America 
  • American Women Artists
  • American Impressionist Society
  • La Biennale di Venezia
  • Plein Air Artists of Colorado
  • Masterworks of New Mexico
  • Women Artists of the West
  • Albuquerque Museum ArtsThrive

  • American Art Collector
  • Western Art Collector
  • Southwest Art
  • Art of the West
  • Plein Air Magazine
  • Outdoor Painter
  • Fine Art Connoisseur
  • Art in America
  • International Artist Magazine.

  • Streamline Podcasts
  • Other National Shows
  • Member Workshops
  • Acceptance into Nationally known gallery
  • Participation as PACE or Plein Air Live Demonstration or Field Artist

Mail information to:
P. O. Box 20503
Albuquerque, NM 

Mail Payments to: 
PAPNM Treasurer
P.O. Box 20503
Albuquerque, NM

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