Light in the dark
"Arrested Motion: 1950s Railroad Photographs by O. Winston Link" features artfully lit photos of trains in 1950s settings, such as "Gooseneck Dam," above, and "Hot Shot Eastbound," right. The display continues through Sept. 24 at the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts in City Park, Hagerstown. Admission is free; donations are requested. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. For information, call 301-739-5727.
FREDERICK, Md. - Salon 2006 is an unjuried show featuring upcoming and established regional artists. Concludes Friday, July 23. The Artists' Gallery, 4 E. Church St. Gallery hours are noon to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Call 301-696-8187.
Student art invitational
GETTYSBURG, Pa. - "Sorbet: A Time to Cleanse the Palette" is the title of the Gettysburg High School Student Art Invitational. Featured are nine student artists. Continues through Sunday, July 30. Hard Bean Caf, 17 Lincoln Square. Call 717-528-8378 or e-mail email@example.com.
Visual arts at the festival
SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Printmaking and collage entitled "Talisman for the Journey" by Rhonda J. Smith will be on display in Knutti Art Studio; Laura L. Miller's "(risk)ue retinue" installation will be on display in Frank Center Gallery; and The Playwright Series photography by Susan Johann will be on display in Frank Center Gallery II. The exhibits will be held during the Contemporary American Theater Festival. Continues through Sunday, July 30. Shepherd University. Call 1-304-876-3473 or go to www.catf.org.
Art by disabled artists
FREDERICK, Md. - Artwork created by students from the ARC of Frederick County are on display. Continues through July. Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Call 301-698-0656 or go to www.delaplaine.org.
Art in the Hallway
Lucile Dieterich, a Valley Art Association member, displays her paintings. Paintings may be purchased through the hospital's gift shop. A portion of the proceeds from the sales will be donated to Washington County Hospital Auxiliary. Continues through July. Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown.
Paintings of early Charles Town
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Paintings by Katherine Zinner Cimaglio. Continues through July. Charles Town Visitor Center, North George Street. For information, call 304-535-2627.
Photos, sculptures, paintings
Sculptures and paintings by Lynn Lavin and photography by Katherine Campbell ("Bridges of Washington County Maryland") are on display. Continues through July. Contemporary Art Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191 or go to www.casgi.org.
Janie Moltrup show
Valley Art Association features a solo show by member Janie Moltrup. Continues through July. Mansion House Gallery, City Park, Hagerstown. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Call 301-797-6813.
Baltimore Painted Furniture
Victorian-styled painted furniture by David Wiesand, inspired by early 19th-century design in Baltimore. Continues through Sunday, Aug. 6. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call 301-739-5727 or go to www.wcmfa.org.
Daily life in the 1950s