Ongoing exhibits for Jan. 20

January 19, 2011

A show of calligraphic work by Allison Long Hardy concludes Sunday, Jan. 23. Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick, Md. Free admission. Call 301-698-0656 or go to

Governors’ signatures
The Brumbaugh Collection of Pennsylvania governors’ signatures are on exhibit through Thursday, Jan. 27. Allison-Antrim Museum, 365 S. Ridge Ave., Greencastle, Pa. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Donations accepted. Call 717-597-9010 or go to

Amanda Lee Darby’s display of digital photographs. Exhibit continues until Tuesday, Feb. 1. The Cultural Arts Center gallery, 15 N. Market St., Frederick, Md. Call 301-662-4190 or go to

Paintings and collages
Paintings by Aric Sites and collages by Melissa Smith are on display. Exhibit continues through Wednesday, Feb. 2. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132 or go to

Hood faculty exhibit
An exhibition of ceramics, drawings and paintings by Hood College adjunct faculty members Shawn Grove, Bradley Birkhimer, Dixon Brady and Gary Cuddington will be on display. Friday through Wednesday, Feb. 9. Hodson Gallery in the Tatem Arts Center at Hood College, off Rosemont Avenue, Frederick, Md. Contact Milana Braslavsky at

Interactive art
Vince Coates exhibits his art work in a show titled “Toy Mon and Mr. Clean.” Exhibit continues through Sunday, Feb. 20. Thurmont Regional Library gallery, Thurmont, Md. Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays. Free. For more, go to

Quilt show at Ice House
More than 30 art quilts stitched by a group of seven fabric artists from Virginia and Maryland are on display. Ice House Gallery, corner of Independence and Mercer streets, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Exhibit continues through Sunday, Feb. 27. Call 304-258-2300 or go to

Traveling exhibit
“Visions of the Universe: Four Centuries of Discovery,” a NASA-funded exhibit celebrating achievements of astronomy over the centuries. The exhibit continues through Friday, March 4. Smithsburg Library, 66 W. Water St., Smithsburg. Call 301-824-7722.

Print show
Etchings, monotypes, collagraphs and other hand-pulled prints by Penn’s Woods Printmakers will be on display. Exhibit continues through Friday, March 4; public reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29. Council for the Arts Gallery, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-816-7568.

 Show of miniature portraits
“Treasures of the Vault” exhibition series will feature an exhibit of miniature painted portraits and silhouettes. Exhibit continues through Sunday, April 17. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Etchison memorial exhibition
Prints, watercolors and oils by Bruce Etchison, the late director of Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, are on display. Etchison’s family will offer some of his works for sale to benefit the museum. Exhibit continues through Sunday, April 24. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Children’s museum
Museum features a dinosaur exhibit, a NASA exhibit and a 12-foot-long model of the Titanic. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Admission costs $7; $6, ages 4 to 17; $5, ages 55 and older and military; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

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