Current Exhibitions

Women in the Arts: A Dialogue Between Nature & Environment

Open April 20 - June 24, 2022 in the Chaney and Martino Galleries

Featuring Work by Yumi Hogan and Mina Papatheodorou Valyraki

SELF DESTRUCTION

Open May 19 - July 28, 2022
Openshaw Balcony Gallery

Show by Openshaw Balcony Gallery AIR Kennedy Trusty. Overly critical self-evaluations, always trying to be in control, OCD, anxiety, procrastination, and constant, what ifs, is what a normal day looks like for me.

Patrick Dougherty Nature Installation

Installed May 2021

Patrick Dougherty is a world-renowned sculptor who has spent the last 30+ years building monumental scale environmental works, which require saplings by the truckload and his sculptures can be seen from Scotland to Japan to Brussels, and all over the United States. In May 2021, Mr. Dougherty installed "The Old Home Place" with the help of volunteers and local collaborators such as AACPS.

The sculpture is open to the public to enjoy for the coming years!


Upcoming Exhibitions

Pop Up Exhibit: Let's Roll

Friday, June 10, all day
Main Lobby, Second Floor

For Annapolis Arts Week, kinetic artist Larry Fransen and engineer Tim Geis debut their unique acrylic rolling ball sculpture named Let's Roll.

Reimagining Peace to Come

July 1st - August 30th, 2022
Opening Reception: July 14, 5:30-7 pm
Chaney & Martino Galleries

Han-Mee Artists Association of Greater Washington (HMAA) Group Exhibition.This exhibition explores the concept of peace through art.

BIG INK

October 1 & 2, 2022

Call to Artists! Carve Your Large-Scale Woodblock and Print with BIG INK's Mobile Press

Hispanic Heritage Show/Dia De Los Muertos

Open September 8 - October 30, 2022
Opening Reception: September 15, 5:30 pm
Chaney & Martino Galleries

Presented in Partnership with Anne Arundel Community College's Visual Arts Department


 

Past Exhibits

ArtReach Exhibition

ArtReach Exhibition
Fall 2021 - Winter 2022
Celebrate the public art created by our ArtReach team with a new exhibit dedicated to the "One Annapolis" mural on our campus.

Art of Criticism

Art Show by Dee Marqués featuring works by Deonte Ward aka Dee Marqués, Jamison Scott, Sheldon Pindell, Aoife Lennon and more.

Color Story: A Community Conversation on Color

Open Fall 2021
For the 2021 Annapolis Arts Week, we hosted artist Mēlani Naim for a colorful community project as part of our Under Construction Arts residency. Her in progress project was explored in the Chaney Gallery.

In Search of Meaning: Memory Becomes Us

March 8 - May 21, 2021
An exhibition illuminating the role memory plays in relation to who we are. Patricia Moss-Vreeland’s paintings, prints, artist books, poetry, and videos are metaphoric responses and reside in concert with the interlacing of science texts, connecting the personal to the universal.

Art of Activism

Artists have been using art to communicate societal issues including gender, race, politics, and religion for generations. Art of Activism explores the ways in which current Maryland-based Black artists are using their work as a statement of activism.

Portraits from Havre de Grace: by artist Pamela Wilde

From January 26th 2018 to January 25th 2019 Pamela Wilde portrayed 120 individuals, painting 12"x12" portraits of anyone willing to sit for a three-hour session in her studio at Artists Emporium in Havre de Grace. Members, both within and outside the community, took part in modeling sessions with the artist. People from a broad range of age, ethnicity, religion, and background came forward to be painted. The youngest participant, aged seven months, and the eldest, in her 90s, came to be painted.

Art of Recovery

Brought to Maryland Hall by Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency in partnership with Recovery Anne Arundel, The Art of Recovery showcases how artists use their talents to express what words cannot. Their art helps celebrate the joys of recovery and demonstrates the many conditions artists face ranging from homelessness, mental health, and addiction.

Umbrella and Its Many Ways, Paintings by Betty Pethel

Umbrellas! One can hold them high or low and when we do, they become an expressive extension of a "happening." Umbrellas can offer protection, such as a foil against the sun, protect from the rain, make a fashion statement, and as we saw in Hong Kong (2019 protest), defensive protection against one's foe.