Paul Ladnier plein air painting at Hannah Park in Northeast Florida

Paul Ladnier plein air painting at Hannah Park in Northeast Florida


Paul Ladnier, Professor Emeritus, University of North Florida Jacksonville, Florida, taught courses in painting and drawing for more than thirty five years. In 2010, UNF honored him with an eponymous student painting scholarship. He received the MFA degree from Syracuse University and the BFA degree from Ringling School of Art in Sarasota, Florida.  The recipient of many awards, he has also had many one-artist exhibitions, participated in numerous group shows and is a regular invited artist to plein air events and competitions. In retirement, he continues to paint, exhibit his works, teach privately, and conduct painting workshops.  His paintings are in many private collections.


 CoRK Studios, Jacksonville, Florida

Southlight Galleries, Jacksonville, Fl


FCPAP, (Florida First Coast Plein Air Painters)

The Salmagundi Club

Society of Illustrators, since 1984,

Adirondack Plein Air Painters


2013, “Friends Angels and Other Anomalies” Thrasher Horne Center for the Arts,           Jacksonville, Florida 

2014, “Low Country Light”  Ponte Vedra Cultural Center

2015, “Florida, North, South, East, West;” JCA, Jewish Community Association,

2015, “Face Forward”  Jacksonville International Airport.

2016, “The Cuba Project” Jacksonville International Airport.

2017, “The Fine Line” The Space Gallery, Jacksonville, Florida