Tag: Visual Arts

Register now for summer classes at Maryland Hall

Register now for summer classes at Maryland Hall

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall’s Summer Classes are now on sale, featuring 24 new classes for adults and children.  Summer classes begin June 14 and run through mid-August.  To register, go to www.marylandhall.org.   More than 4,500 adults and children take arts classes through three semesters (Winter/Spring; Summer; and Fall) at Maryland Hall in disciplines ranging from art and […]

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Nine AACC students recognized for art and literature

Nine AACC students recognized for art and literature

| October 31, 2015 | 2 Comments

[do action=”fringe”/] Anne Arundel Community College had a “Meet the Artists” reception Oct. 19 for the nine students who competed in the League for Innovation in the Community College’s annual arts and literature national competition. The five visual arts competitors are Alicia Jennifer Beckwith of Pasadena, “The Dragon,” sculpting; Paul W. Graves of Stevensville, “Leave,” […]

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Art on the fringe: Annapolis Fringe Festival – September 26th

Art on the fringe: Annapolis Fringe Festival – September 26th

| August 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] For one night in September, Annapolis’s historic West Street Arts District becomes home to actors, singers, magicians, rappers, poets and acrobats as the 2015 Annapolis Fringe Festival opens its doors 7pm to midnight. The arts district celebrates its 5th year with a lineup of short shows, none more than 60 minutes and none […]

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Follow AACC students’ visual arts journeys at Quiet Waters exhibit

Follow AACC students’ visual arts journeys at Quiet Waters exhibit

| May 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Artworks by current and former art students at Anne Arundel Community College will be showcased May 20-July 5, in a special, off-site exhibit in the Galleries at Quiet Waters Park off Hillsmere Road in Annapolis. “Drawn from AACC: Visual Journeys” is curated by Donna T. Hepner, associate professor of visual arts at AACC, and silver-and-gold-leaf […]

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‘Painting with Bravura’ opens at McBride Gallery

‘Painting with Bravura’ opens at McBride Gallery

| April 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

“Painting with Bravura” opens on April 12, with a reception to meet the featured artists from 1-4pm. The public is invited to participate in an artist conversation at 2:00pm about the technique of painting ‘with bravura.’ This style of painting was employed by historic artists John Singer Sargant, Sorolla, Anders Zorn and Velazquez. Their paintings […]

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Arts Council announces award recipients

Arts Council announces award recipients

| December 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is pleased to announce the recipients of Strategic Grant funding for fiscal year 2015. The Strategic Impact Grants Program was created last year to encourage non profit arts and historic preservation organizations within the County to attract and reach new audiences in innovative ways. This year $82,742.00 is […]

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8 area residents receive Annie Award for contribution to arts community

8 area residents receive Annie Award for contribution to arts community

| October 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

[do action=”schuh”/] The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 Annie Awards: Visual Arts — David Diaz: plein air painter and president of the board of Maryland Federation for the Arts Arts Educator — Lori Snyder: senior manager of Anne Arundel County schools performing & visual arts […]

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Magnet program seeking intern opportunities

Magnet program seeking intern opportunities

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

[do action=”schuh”/] Are you a local business which utilizes any type of art?  The Performing and Visual Arts (PVA) High School Magnet program may be a perfect solution to bolster your workforce with an intern. The Performing and Visual Arts (PVA) High School Magnet program offers serious art students the opportunity to continue building their […]

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Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

| September 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Aloft BWI hotel and the Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Free “Meet the Artist Reception” featuring photographer Lexi Pline on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Aloft BWI hotel located at 1741 West Nursery Road, Linthicum, Maryland 21090. Lexi Pline is a senior student at The Performing and Visual Arts Magnet […]

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Meet the artist at Aloft by Chesapeake Arts Center

Meet the artist at Aloft by Chesapeake Arts Center

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Aloft BWI hotel and The Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Free Meet the Artist Reception featuring Brennan Kizer-Ball on Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Aloft BWI Hotel located at 1741 W. Nursery Rd, Linthicum, Maryland, 21090.  Brennan is a student at The Performing and Visual Arts Magnet Program in […]

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Meet the artist at Aloft BWI

Meet the artist at Aloft BWI

| June 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Aloft BWI hotel and The Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Free Meet the Artist Reception featuring an Anne Arundel County Performance and Visual Arts Magnet Student, Ty’Cuon Harris on Thursday, June 26, 2014 from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Aloft BWI Hotel located at 1741 W. Nursery Rd, Linthicum, Maryland, 21090. The Aloft BWI […]

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New exhibit to open at McBride Gallery

New exhibit to open at McBride Gallery

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the Good Old Summer Time… . A new exhibit will be opening at the McBride Gallery on June 22. The exhibit features 20 painters, each one bringing their interpretation to the theme: John Payne, Hiu Lai Chong, Abigail McBride, Bruce Handford, Phyllis Saroff, Jeremy Pearse and guest artists, Cindy Baron, Shelley Lowenstein, Brandi Neighbors […]

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Herrmann wins two 2014 Communicator Awards

Herrmann wins two 2014 Communicator Awards

| May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts honored Herrmann Advertising|Branding|Technology of Annapolis with two 2014 Communicator Awards for the agency’s work in annual report and online video production. A gold-level Award of Excellence was awarded in the print category for the 2013 Cardinal Financial Corporation Annual Report. A longtime Herrmann client, the financial services company is based in McLean, […]

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PVA magnet bringing show to Chesapeake Arts Center (May 9, 2014)

PVA magnet bringing show to Chesapeake Arts Center (May 9, 2014)

| May 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a free “PVA Visual Arts and Film Showcase” featuring Art from the children of the Anne Arundel County’s Performance and Visual Arts Magnet Program on Friday, May 9, 2014 from 6:30-8:30 pm at the Chesapeake Arts Center Gallery and Studio 194 Theatre located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, […]

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40% off Marion Warren photos at Eastport Gallery

40% off Marion Warren photos at Eastport Gallery

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

This is it. The Eastport Gallery closes it doors for the last time this Sunday, April 27th. One of the quintessential Annapolis Galleries will be closing and relocating to South County in the Discovery Village (Shady Side). But for now, that means that you can save some dollars on the artwork you have been craving. […]

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Nominations sought for 2014 Annie Awards

Nominations sought for 2014 Annie Awards

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Annie Awards.  The Annie Awards were created in 2000 to recognize the contributions of local artists, educators, and arts patrons who reside in Anne Arundel County.  There are six awards in six categories: Literary Arts, Visual Arts, Arts Patron, Performing Arts, […]

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Eastport Gallery to move out of Annapolis (April 5-30, 2014)

Eastport Gallery to move out of Annapolis (April 5-30, 2014)

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

We just received this note from Joanie Surette, the owner of the Eastport Gallery on Fourth Street.  The gallery was a personal favorite and will be missed. But we wish her all the best in the new venture in South County! After a great run, The Eastport Gallery will be closing its doors at the […]

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Mitchell Gallery Explores The Word-Image Relationship In Art

Mitchell Gallery Explores The Word-Image Relationship In Art

| January 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College invites the community to the “Dialogues: Words and Images in Art, 1500-1924” exhibition from January 31 through April 6. This exhibition surveys the history of the word-image relationship in art from the Renaissance to the aftermath of the First World War. The exhibition will encompass simple titles for […]

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Southern High’s Zoe Kasprzyk Wins National Art Award

Southern High’s Zoe Kasprzyk Wins National Art Award

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nationally recognized art educator Michael Bell sums up Southern High School senior Zoe Kasprzyk in two words: “quiet leader.” So it should come as no surprise that Zoe said she was speechless to hear of her latest honor: She is the sole recipient of the National Art Education Association’s 2014 Rising Stars Secondary Recognition Award. […]

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Annapolis High School Artists To Be Showcased At St. John’s College’s Mitchell Gallery

Annapolis High School Artists To Be Showcased At St. John’s College’s Mitchell Gallery

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College invites the community to the “Chasing the Moment: Works from Annapolis Senior High School” exhibition on view from January 10 through 19. This juried exhibition of approximately 60 works includes paintings, drawings, photographs, and three-dimensional works created by students in the Advanced Placement classes, International Baccalaureate Programme, and […]

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Hammers, Paint, Art, Screwdrivers, Wait…Art?

Hammers, Paint, Art, Screwdrivers, Wait…Art?

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s an art show inside K & B True Value Hardware, on the corner of bay Ridge and Forest Dr.   Artists will be making art that will be integrated throughout the store, some hidden, some not; but a really fun way to discover art and maybe scratch your heads wondering! The idea was started by […]

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10 Local Artists Present “Framed Limited Edition” Print Show At AMM

10 Local Artists Present “Framed Limited Edition” Print Show At AMM

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

This November and December a group of ten local watercolor artists will stage the first-ever “Framed Limited Edition” print show at the Annapolis Maritime Museum. Recognizing that the current economy often makes it difficult for art patrons to purchase original paintings, these artists have come together to offer framed, limited-edition prints of their best work […]

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