Portraits by artists Raphaelle Peale, Anna Claypoole Peale and Angelica Kauffmann. Continues through Sunday, April 17. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Museum Drive, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.wcmfa.org.
Juried student art exhibition
Art by Wilson College students. Exhibit continues through Friday, April 22. Wilson College’s Bogigian Gallery on the second floor of Lortz Hall, 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. Free. Call 717-264-4141, ext. 3305, or email email@example.com.
Bruce Etchison Memorial
This show honors past museum director Bruce Etchison, with art he created and acquisitions he helped secure for the museum. Continues through Sunday, April 24. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Museum Drive, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Go to www.wcmfa.org.
Portraits of animals
Lynda Cook’s paintings of animals in a show called “Fur, Fins and Feathers.” Runs through Friday, April 29. Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Free. Call 717-264-6883 or go to www.councilforthearts.net.
Portraits of families
“In Our Family: Portraits of All Kinds of Families,” a touring photo-text display. Exhibit continues through Saturday, April 30. Penn State Mont Alto’s library, 1 Campus Drive, Mont Alto, Pa. Call 717-749-6044 or email email@example.com.
Artwork by students
An exhibit of two-dimensional and three-dimensional works by students from the Northwestern Human Services Autism School in Carlisle, Pa. Exhibit continues through Saturday, April 30. SHAPE Gallery, 39 W. King St., Shippensburg, Pa. Free. Call 717-532-2559 or go to www.shapeart.org or www.facebook.com/shapeart.
‘Mix It Up!’
Local Maryland artists exhibit their artwork. Exhibit continues through Saturday, April 30. Gallery 322, 322 N. Market St., downtown Frederick, Md. Call 240-529-7743, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.gallery-322.com.
Art in the Hallway
Laura Shindle, a member of Valley Art Association, will display her artwork through the end of April. Meritus Medical Center, corridor between the medical center lobby and the Same Day Services welcome center, off Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. Twenty-five percent of proceeds from the sale of paintings benefits Meritus Medical Center Auxiliary. Email email@example.com.
A display of pots, baskets and other artwork useable as containers. Exhibit continues through Sunday, May 1. Ice House Gallery, Independence and Mercer streets, downtown Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call 304-258-2300 or go to www.macicehouse.org.
‘The Playful Spirit’
The exhibit features the work of artists Vince Coates and Anne Quinlan. Exhibit continues through Sunday, May 1. The Cultural Arts Center, 15 N. Market St., downtown Frederick, Md. Call 301-662-4190 or go to www.frederickartscouncil.org.
Plein aire painting PHOTO
Connie Schlee displays her plein-aire paintings in a show called “The View Finder.” Exhibit continues through Wednesday, May 4. Frederick Community College’s Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery, Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Md. Call 301-846-2513.
Paintings by American Watercolor Society artists. Continues through Sunday, May 8. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Museum Drive, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to www.wcmfa.org.
Doug Moulden’s acrylic paintings on formed plywood representing a metaphorical exploration of natural places. Exhibit continues through Thursday, May 19. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick, Md. Free. Call 301-698-0656 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
An exhibition of textiles by Colorado artist Regina Benson. Exhibit continues through Sunday, May 22. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick, Md. Free. Go to www.delaplaine.org.
19th-century American Art
The exhibit presents a show drawn from the museum’s collection of American art. Exhibit continues through Saturday, Feb. 12, 2012. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to www.wcmfa.org.
Museum features an exhibition on Japanese culture, 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 www.discoverystation.org.