2020 Summer Member Show Awards

MFA shows are back in Circle Gallery - and we're so happy that the first one is with our Members! We're trying our best to make shows accessible to you, whether you feel safe coming into the gallery only 10 at a time or if you would rather stay home and enjoy art from your couch. Check out the show online anytime you want!

Member News: June 2020

Our Members deserve an entire blog post about what they're up to. That's right, they're that cool. MFA highlights members’ art events and exhibitions on our Blog so the world can follow us. MFA Member Jayne Shatz Shatz was asked to create ceramic pieces that represented work produced in New York during a glacial period … Continue reading Member News: June 2020

Paint Annapolis Spotlight: Catherine Hillis

In this series, we want to highlight previous Paint Annapolis artists who have brought some serious talent and joy to our week-long juried Plein air painting competition! Paint Annapolis is a week-long, juried plein air painting competition held in June, that brings to Annapolis painters from around the world. For 15 years it has been a premier event, … Continue reading Paint Annapolis Spotlight: Catherine Hillis

Just for You: Artist Opportunities, May 26th, 2020

Call for Entries EXHIBIT AT HOTEL INDIGO (VA) Artists works will displayed in the hotel’s gallery (220 S Union St, Old Town Alexandria) for a six-month period. Two-dimensional, framed works only. Artists will install the work using the hotel’s mounting hardware. Labels will be provided by the hotel. All sales handled by artist, no commission. … Continue reading Just for You: Artist Opportunities, May 26th, 2020

Member News: may 2020

MFA Members are making the world more creative! MFA highlights members’ art events and exhibitions weekly on our Blog so the world can follow us. MFA April Rimpo “Color Columbia”, Plein Air Event sponsored by the Columbia Art Center, invites artists to participate in this event on October 26 (Rain Date October 27) followed by […]

Just for You: Artist Opportunities, May 19th, 2020

Call for Entries EMERGENCY GRANTS – DRAMATISTS GUILD FOUNDATION It is vital to support writers in times of need so that they can get back to doing what they do best. The Dramatist Guild Foundation provides emergency financial assistance to individual playwrights, composers, lyricists, and book writers in dire need of funds due to severe … Continue reading Just for You: Artist Opportunities, May 19th, 2020

Paint Annapolis Spotlight 2020: Mat Barber Kennedy

Are you ready for Paint Annapolis? For almost thirty years I have been drawing and painting aging machines, tools and buildings. I am particularly fascinated by junctions of materials and by the corrosive relationship between designed objects, patterns of use and the passage of time. My work explores the world that we have built, constructed … Continue reading Paint Annapolis Spotlight 2020: Mat Barber Kennedy