American Plains Artists have accepted a painting by Virgina Howell of Eldorado for inclusion in its 2020 American Plains Artists 35th Annual Juried Exhibit.

The exhibit will be held at Fort Concho National Historic Landmark, beginning on June 25th and continuing through August 2, 2020.

An opening reception for the exhibit will be held on Thursday, June 25th from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m.

The APA Exhibit & Sale is open from 10 a.m. through 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. The exhibit is closed on Mondays.

Howell’s painting, “A Texan’s Spring” was among 108 artworks by 68 artists from across the nation were accepted into the show.

The public is invited to attend this celebration of “Art of the Plains” featuring realistic and representational artworks by nationally recognized award-winning artists who use traditional media to create paintings and sculptures depicting the American Great Plains regions-- its landscape, wildlife, people, and way of life in historic or modern times.

For more information about The Fort Concho National Historic Landmark or the APA and to see the show on the APA website June 25th, please go to and

Because of COVID-19, Please be sure to check with Fort Concho prior to the reception.