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Ongoing exhibits

August 02, 2007

Key Ingredients: America by Food

The Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibit features photographs, illustrations and artifacts that explore American and local culture through local food and kitchen culture. Open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and weekends. Concludes Saturday, Aug. 4. Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, Sharpsburg Pike (Md. 65). Free. Call 240-313-2839.

'All About Metal'

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - The exhibit features sculpture, forged iron and other metal arts. Continues through Sunday, Aug. 12. Ice House's special exhibit gallery, corner of Independence and Mercer streets. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Monday. Call 304-258-2300 or go to www.macicehouse.org.

Student-faculty show opens

FREDERICK, Md. - Students from the past year exhibit their work. Continues through Sunday, Aug. 19. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Go to www.delaplaine.org.

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Acrylic landscape paintings

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Original acrylic landscape paintings by Roy Hoffman are on display through Satur-day, Aug. 25. Wallspace Gallery & Framing, 1769 Lincoln Way East. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Go to www.wallspace.com.

Photographs

FREDERICK, Md. - The Frederick Camera Clique presents its 21st annual photographic competition. Continues through Wednesday, Aug. 29. Frederick Community College's Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery, Opossumtown Pike. Call 301-624-2863 or e-mail ssellers@frederick.edu.

Photographs

FREDERICK, Md. - Photographs by Cindy Stegle of Frederick, Md., are on display. Continues through Thursday, Aug. 30. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Call Jean Frank at 301-698-0656, ext. 100.

Photos and ceramics

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Eye to Eye: Reflecting Through Lens and Clay includes photographs by seven local photographers and sculpturalraku ceramics by Brad McNew of Chambersburg. Continues through Friday, Aug. 31. Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Call 717-264-6883 or go to www.innernet.net/councilfor thearts.

Body Carnival: The Science and Fun of Being You!

Body Carnival features 18 interactive, carnival-themed displays teaching visitors about the human body while investigating force, pressure, light, color and more. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Continues through September. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Admission costs $3 to $7. Go to www.discoverystation.org.

Nautical art

Under Sail will feature nautical works from the museum's collection of marine-inspired subjects. Continues through Sunday, Sept. 30. 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 washcomuseum.org.

Beaver Creek School Museum

The two-room school, built in 1904, is operated as a museum by the Washington County Historical Society. 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Beaver Creek School Museum, Beaver Creek Church Road. Free. Call 301-797-8782.

Belle Boyd House

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Ongoing exhibits feature the Civil War, the history of Belle Boyd and Martinsburg, World War II and early-American toys. Belle Boyd House Museum, 126 E. Race St. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday except Wednesday. Call 304-267-4713.

Exotic images

This painting by Linda Harrison-Parsons is part of "African Heat," a show of work by Harrison-Parsons and Marilu Tousignaut inspired by their trip to South Africa. Also, the artists are creating new work during the run of this exhibit. The show, at 12 West Main Gallery, 12 W. Main St., New Market, Md., continues through Sunday, Aug. 19. Closing reception 3 to 5 p.m. Aug. 19. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Go to www.lindaharrisonparsons.com or www.marilutousignaut.com.

Anniversary gifts

"Christ and the Woman of Samaria" by Pierre Mignard is part of an exhibit of artwork donated to the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts in honor of the museum's 75th anniversary. The show continues through Sunday, Sept. 2; the museum is in 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.

Paintings in the sun

Paintings by Trisha Adams, including "Flower Girl (Arles, France)," above, are on view in an exhibit entitled "Places in the Sun" at Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick, Md. Continues through Sunday, Aug. 19. Call Diane Sibbison at 301-698-0656, ext. 115.

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