Ongoing exhibits

November 22, 2007

Greek scenes

Caroline Mayer's oil paintings of landscapes from Greece and Frederick, Md., are on display through Friday, Dec. 21, at Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Call 301-698-0656, e-mail, or go to

River runs through exhibit

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts features 250 years of paintings of the Susquehanna River, including "Foundry," above, by Matthew Daub. The museum is in City Park, Hagerstown; the show continues through Sunday, Dec. 2. 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. Admission is free; donations are requested. Call 301-739-5727.

Literate art

Gettysburg College's Schmucker Art Gallery hosts an exhibition featuring paintings from 14 artists whose work has appeared in the college's literary journal, "The Gettysburg Review." The show includes "Harrison Street," above, by Melissa A. Miller, and continues through Sunday, Dec. 2. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. weekends. Call 717-337-6801.


Go Figure!

A new hands-on children's exhibit explores numbers and letters using characters from favorite children's books, including "Arthur's Pet Business," "The Doorbell Rang," "The Quilt," "Frog and Toad are Friends" "A Lost Button" and "Goldilocks and the Three Bears." Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Admission $3 to $7. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

Sense of Color

FREDERICK, Md. - Paintings by Irina Smulevitch and ceramic work by Shelley Stevens. Concludes Saturday, Nov. 24. The Artists' Gallery, 4 E. Church St. Hours are noon to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Call 301-696-8187 or go to

'Iron Oxide'

FREDERICK, Md. - "Iron Oxide: Remnants and Artifacts," new works by Craig Leonardi are on display. Concludes Sunday, Nov. 25. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St.

Ceramics and computer graphics

FREDERICK, Md. - Works of ceramics artist Jacqueline Brown and computer graphics artist Lisa Sheirer are on display in a show titled, "Ink & Glaze." Continues through Thursday, Nov. 29. Frederick Community College's Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery, Opossumtown Pike. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Art in the hallway

Marjorie Tressler, a Valley Art Association member, displays paintings during November. Washington County Hospital. Paintings may be purchased through the hospital gift shop. A portion of the proceeds from the sales will be donated to the Washington County Hospital Auxiliary.

'From the Mountains to the Shore'

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Nature, landscape and outdoor photography by Rick Lowman will be on display. Continues through November. Rooster Cafe, 131 N. Queen St. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Call 304-579-4148.

Art show dedicated to animals

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - "Spiritual Personifications and Creative Animalizations" involves an array of styles and media including paintings, photographs, rugs, rocks and digital art. Continues through Friday, Nov. 30. Charles Town Visitors Center/Fire Hall Gallery, 108 N. George St.

'Shadows & Iron'

FREDERICK, Md. - An exhibit featuring the work of husband-and-wife artists Griffith L. and Mary G. Garwood. Continues through November. Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick St. Go to or call 301-600-2828.


Ceramics by Eileen Braun are on display. Continues through November. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191 or go to


MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Potter Megan Multcher is featured artist. Continues through Nov. 25. Not Right Minded? Art Supplies, 406 W. Race St. Call 304-283-6657.

Faculty and staff art exhibition

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - A diverse show of traditional as well as nontraditional work, including paintings, photographs, prints and drawings, along with conceptual and utilitarian objects. Continues through Friday, Dec. 7. Wilson College's Bogigian Gallery, 1015 Philadelphia Ave. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free. For information, call Phillip Lindsey at 717-264-4141, ext. 3305.

Beadwork exhibit

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. - A show of beadwork on women's clothing through Friday, Dec. 7. Shippensburg University's Fashion Archives and Museum, lower level of Harley Hall, 1871 Old Main Drive. Noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Call 717-477-1239.

Mother, daughter art exhibit

MONT ALTO, Pa. - Sarah and Robyn Jacobs exhibit their paintings, including portraits, landscapes and nudes. Continues through Thursday, Dec. 13. Penn State Mont Alto Museum of Temporary Art. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, and 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Call 717-749-6056.

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