Paint Dexter welcomes back awarding judge Greg LaRock for the 2019 Festival!

“My goal is to bridge the gap between representation and painterly expression. Having my work ‘feel real’ without being a photographic copy of the subject.” – Greg LaRock

Greg’s Biography

A signature member of LPAPA, AIS and ASMA, Greg LaRock has won numerous awards for his painting excellence including Artist Choice at Sonoma Plein Air, the Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational and Florida’s Forgotten Coast Invitational, first place at Door County Plein Air Invitational, the grand prize at Easton, Maryland and Best of Show at Los Gatos Plein Air Competition.

He was also awarded the Callaway Gardens Plein Air Purchase Prize in Georgia. Greg has been juried into four Oil Painters of America national shows, an 11 year exhibitor at the Festival of Arts in Laguna and invited 11 times to LPAPA’s annual Plein Air Invitational.

He has also been profiled in Plein Air Magazine with an article on “Ideas for Better Paintings”, featured in Southwest Art’s“Artist to Watch”column and included in a Jack Riches on Fine Art Series book“Plein Air New Mexico.” A sought-after instructor for workshops, he resides with his wife in Orange, California.

More Information about Greg

Visit Greg’s website for more information about him, his accomplishments, galleries, workshops, and to contact him.