The Genesee Valley Plein Air Painters will open its 15th annual art show on Jan. 3 in the Community Room at Barnes & Noble, 3349 Monroe Ave., Pittsford.
The juried show will display about 90 original paintings recently created throughout the Northeast until Jan. 31. An opening reception and awards ceremony is slated for 3 to 5 p.m. on Jan. 4.
Plein air painting means on-site painting in open air, or natural light. Boats, rural barns, landscape vistas, gardens, cityscapes and waterscapes are typical subjects depicted in mediums such as oil, watercolor, soft pastel, acrylic and gouache.
Admission is free. Email or visit for information.