Ongoing exhibits

December 04, 2008

RMS Titanic ship and Morse Code exhibits

RMS Titanic ship exhibit features a historically accurate 15-foot-long, hand-built replica of the famous ship. The Morse Code exhibit features an exhibit on loan from NBC-25 news director Mark Kraham and includes Kraham's collection of Morse Code telegraph equipment and historic memorabilia. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Admission costs $7; $6, ages 2 to 17; $5, ages 55 and older and military; free for ages younger than 2. Go to

'Line and Color'

Kate Keely exhibits vibrant and abstract works and Jennifer L. Collins exhibits works that explore the interaction between humanity, the rest of the natural world and the spiritual realm. Exhibit continues through Monday, Dec. 8. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132.

Faculty exhibit

FREDERICK, Md. - An exhibition featuring works on photography, ceramics, sculpture, painting, printmaking and drawing by 11 Hood College faculty members. Continues through Tuesday, Dec. 9. Hood College's Hodson Gallery in the Tatem Arts Center, off Rosemont Ave. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. For information, e-mail



MARTINSBURG, W. Va. -Leigh-Anne Mauk exhibits her photographic work. Continues through Saturday, Dec. 13. Redbrick Gallery, 404 W. King St. Hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday or by appointment. Call 304-261-1089 or go to

Western personae

MONT ALTO, Pa. - Artist Con Knorr II exhibits images of western personae drawn on recycled wallboard and 3-D figures. Exhibit continues through Saturday, Dec. 13. Penn State Mont Alto Museum of Temporary Art.

Group exhibit

Members of The Arts Collaborative Quad-State display their art. Meet the artist 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13. Continues through Monday, Dec. 15. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191, e-mail or go to

Regional artists

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Paintings, photographs, prints, hand-wovens, ceramics and shaker boxes created by about 20 area artists are for sale. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, Dec. 5 to 20. Gallery 7, 107 E. Baltimore St.

'Buried Treasure, A Pirate's Tale'

FREDERICK, Md. - Artwork from "Buried Treasure, A Pirate's Tale," a children's novel written and illustrated by Carroll H. Kehne, will be on display. The book contains wood-block prints depicting Chesapeake Bay's beauty and history. Continues through Sunday, Dec. 21. Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Call 301-698-0656, ext. 115.

Exhibit of art by seniors

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Pencil drawings, pastels and collage constructions by artist Paula Brunner and her students are on display at the Anna Mae Reedy Senior Center in Ranson, W.Va. Continues through December. Firehall Gallery and Charles Town Visitors Center, 108 N. George St. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Go to

Art in the hallway

Ted and Lucille Murray have paintings on display at Washington County Hospital during December. This is a program between Washington County Hospital Auxiliary and Valley Art Association. Paintings may be purchased through the hospital gift shop. A portion of the proceeds are donated to Washington County Hospital Auxiliary.

'One Hundred Stories'

Exhibit opening of the works shown in the book, "One Hundred Stories: Highlights from the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts." Exhibit continues through Sunday, Jan. 4. 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

'Warm and Wearable'

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Woven and knit sweaters, scarves, jackets and more. Opening 7:30 p.m. Friday. Continues through Sunday, Jan. 4. Ice House Gallery, Independence and Mercer. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The gallery also is open for a shopping day on Friday, Nov. 28. Call Morgan Arts Council at 304-258-2300 or go to

American watercolors

American watercolors from 1860 to 1930 are on display. Continues through Sunday, Jan. 25. Lewis C. Allen presents a gallery talk at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

20th-century paintings

Examples of still life paintings from the 20th century. Continues through Sunday, Feb. 8. 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

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