Artists! Rolling Hills Zoo will be hosting its 2nd annual Art Gone Wild Plein Air Event and Gallery Show in 2017. In 2016, we had 29 artists join in the plein air event. Nearly 150 pieces were displayed in the Gallery Show which was enjoyed by over 15,000 guests during the three month show.

The Gallery Show
Artists are invited to submit up to five pieces of their recent works to be
included in the show by August 15, 2017.

Please submit title, medium, photo and dimensions to:
Rolling Hills Zoo - Art Gone Wild
625 N. Hedville Road
Salina KS 67401
Email to Kathy@rollinghillszoo.org
Register online with the button below.

The Gallery Show will be juried again this year. Artists will be notified no later than September 8th as to which pieces have been accepted. Artwork should be delivered to Rolling Hills Zoo by September 16th, 2017. The only exception to this would be pieces from the plein air event that are to be submitted. These works must be delivered no later than September 25th.

The Gallery Show will be held from September 30, 2017 through January 7, 2018. Works may be offered for sale. No commission will be charged by the Zoo.

The Plein Air Event
This year’s plein air event will be held on Saturday, September 16th. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be held the following day, Sunday, September 17th.

Deadline for the plein air event registration is September 8th. The day will begin with a light breakfast and social time at 7 a.m. in the Wildlife Museum Conference Center. The Zoo opens at 9:00 a.m. but artists are welcome to enter the Zoo any time after 7:00 a.m.

Lunch will be served again this year. Please indicate on your form if you would like the meat or veggie option or if you have any dietary restrictions.

Miscellaneous Information

  • There is a $20 fee to participate in the plein air and/or gallery show.

  • Check-in and acceptance of gallery pieces will be in the Wildlife Museum Conference Center from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 16th. 

  • Make sure to plan on being at the Zoo by 7:00 a.m. for the Plein Air Event breakfast and artist social time. 

We look forward to seeing you
and your art in the Fall!

Kathy Tolbert, Kathy@rollinghillszoo.org , 785-827-9488 ext. 116
Linda Henderson, Linda@rollinghillszoo.org , 785-827-9488 ext. 131
Tracy Allen, Tracy@rollinghillszoo.org , 785-827-9488 ext. 114

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