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MFA Member April M Rimpo

April has a solo exhibit called Contemporary Landscapes at the Columbia Art Center (6100 Foreland Garth, Columbia, MD 21045 ) from November 10 through December 4. Come see her bold acrylics and watercolors as she explores places near and far.

Also, April will be teaching her one-day workshop “Art of Business for Artists” on  November 13th, 10:00AM at the Columbia Art Center – Call to Register 410-730-0075.

MFA Member Phyllis Jaffe

Phyllis was recently featured on the Xanadu Gallery (7039 E Main St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251) Facebook page. Check out the post here!

MFA Member Joan Owings

Joan’s piece “Lost Isle” was juried into the season opening show, Watered Colors-Colored Waters, at ArtSpace gallery (Zero East 4th Street, Richmond, VA 23224). The show opened on September 15th and will be up until mid-October .

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“Lost Isle” by Joan Owings

MFA Member Sheryl Southwick

Sheryl is featured on the Artists Spotlight of Foundry Art Centre after winning a Juror’s Choice Award.  Read it here!

MFA Member Richard Paul Weiblinger

Richard had a photo selected for an exhibit at Hill Center Gallery in DC. The show started June 29th and runs through Oct 2nd.

Richard has eleven of his photographs in a group exhibition called Lines, Curves, and Colors at Art Space Herdon Gallery (750 Center St, Herndon, VA 20170). The show runs through Oct 2nd.

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“Red and White” by Richard Paul Weiblinger

Richard has a few of his photos selected for Autumn Glory at the Gaithersburg Arts Barn (311 Kent Square Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878). The show runs from Sep 9th through Oct 31st.

Richard has his photographs selected for the 28th Annual Juried exhibition Home Again at the Montpleier Arts Center (9652 Muirkirk Rd, Laurel, MD 20708) which runs through October 30th.

MFA Member Terry Sitz

Terry has a couple of shows coming up. The first is called Oh! The Joy! at The Athenaeum (201 Prince St., Alexandria, VA).

The other show is called Light of our Future at the Children’s National Medical Center (111Michigan Ave, NW, Washington, DC). That show has an opening reception on October 1st, from 1:00 to 5:00PM.

MFA Member Wil Scott

Wil is apart of the 2016 Hill Center Regional Juried Exhibition at the Hill Center in DC. That show started June 29th and runs till Oct 2nd. Check out his pieces “New England Geometry” (2015) and “After the Storm” (2016).

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“Desert Towers at Sunset” by Wil Scott

Wil was recently juried into the June Motif Collective online show. Check out the whole collection as well as Wil’s piece here!

Congratulations to Wil on winning first place for “Nevermore” in the Nature and Wildlife, 2016 Juried Photography Show at the Riverarts Gallery (315 High St, Chestertown, MD 21620).

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“Mannequins” by Wil Scott

MFA Member Warren Kornberg

An exhibit of Garrett Park Photographer Warren Kornberg’s work, selected images mostly in black and white, will be held from October 9th through October 28th at the Glenview Mansion Gallery (Rockville Civic Center Park, 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville, Maryland 20851).  Images have been  selected and reprinted especially for this exhibit.

MFA Members Alex Tolstoy and Ron Colbroth

Alex and Ron have joined together for two two-maned shows.

The first show is at Kristina’s Cafe (4418 MacArthur Blvd DC) which runs from August 26th through October 15th.

The second show is called Double Take at Crossroads Gallery in the Goodwin House (3440 S Jefferson St, Bailey’s Crossroads, VA 22041) which runs from September 1st through October 31st.

MFA Members Gail Higginbotham, Carol Donahue, and Carol Cowie

Carol, Gail, and Carol have joined together for a cleverly named show called Two Carol’s and a Gail at the Quite Waters Garden Gallery (4 Annapolis Street). The show runs from August 31st through October 9th.

MFA Member Ric Conn

Ric has a show coming up at the Annapolis City Hall (160 Duke of Gloucester Street). The show will run from September 5th through October 25th with an opening reception on September 12th from 5:00 to 6:30PM.

MFA Member Jan Kirsh

Jan’s solo exhibit Ripe! Fruit and Vegetable Perspectives will feature a hand-picked sculpture selection that captures the breadth of Krish’s work and the freedom afforded by digital technology in the creation of scalable art in various shapes, sizes and materials. The show runs from Sept 10th through Oct 29th at the Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts (801 Chase St, Annapolis, MD 21401).

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“Pomegranate Halves” by Jan Kirsh

Several of her fruit and vegetable sculptures have been chosen for a yearlong public display for the Howard CountyArt Council’s ARTsites exhibition. From Aug 1st 2016 through July 31st 2017, her “Pear” will sit in the Howard County gov’s George Howard Building (3430 Court House Dr #100, Ellicott City, MD 21043) and “Patricias Carrots” will be displayed in front of the Howard County Tourism’s Welcome Center (8267 Main St, Ellicott City, MD 21043).

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“Onion” by Jan Kirsh

 

ARTIST OPPORTUNITIES

Image & Imagination: Anne Arundel County Juried Exhibition 2017

The Mitchell Gallery is pleased to present this juried, multi-media biennial exhibition of artists who live or work in Anne Arundel County. Works created in diverse media within the last two years will be on display and features both two-and three-dimensional artwork. Christopher With, educator (retired) National Gallery of Art and current president of The Washington Print Club, is the exhibition juror. Cash prizes for Best in Show, Best Two-Dimensional and Best Three-Dimensional. For information, go to themitchellgallery.org.

March 15 Artist Entry Deadline.

May 23 Artists Reception from 5 to 7 p.m.

Homeport Arts Group Fall Open House and Art Show

Save the date for the Homeport Arts Groups fall open house. Join them on November 13th from 2:30 t0 6:30 for a party (409 Washington St., Annapolis MD).

 

Are you an MFA artist member? Promote yourself! If you have exhibits or events you’d like to share with our members and blog readership, email the what, when, and where of your event, and an image to: membernews@mdfedart.org

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