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!

Me & My Art Monday: How is YOUR online presence working for you?

If you are reading this blog post, and you are an artist, you probably know your way around the web - at least a little. If you spend any time on the internet, then you also know that it is a wealth of information and opens up whole new worlds to just about everyone.   We … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: How is YOUR online presence working for you?

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Rebecca Grace Jones

This week's featured artist:  Rebecca Grace Jones, returning member: ME:  I was born and raised in Hagerstown, Maryland into a family of artists where creativity was encouraged and nurtured. After graduating high school I moved to Baltimore, MD and majored in art at Towson University, earning both a BA and MFA. I started my professional career as … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Rebecca Grace Jones

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Sharon Kelly

This week's featured artist:   Sharon Kelly, new member: ME:  Born & raised in Montreal, Quebec, I am now living & raising my family in Ottawa, Ontario. Earlier in my life I studied art history at Queens University, with a focus on both Canadian art & the Renaissance periods. However, I always longed for a professional studio … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Sharon Kelly

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Aina Nergaard-Nammack

Meet this week's featured artist, Aina Nergaard-Nammack, recently rejoined (welcome back Aina!): ME:  I am originally from Spain and Norway. I studied at Escuela Superior de Bellas Artes in Spain.  Washington, DC (Northern Virginia) was my home for many years; I moved to Lewes, Delaware in 1992. MY ART:   For each force there is a reciprocal force. … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Aina Nergaard-Nammack

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Lee Boynton

This week's featured artist:  Lee Boynton, member early years in Annapolis, then rejoined MFA in 2012: ME: I was born and raised in Southport, CT, and spent a lot of my childhood and on the water, racing and cruising along the coast of New England. The sea became the spawning ground for my passion for art and I yearned … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Lee Boynton

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Richard Niewerth

This week's featured artist:  Richard Niewerth, member since the '70s; joined the Board of Directors, January, 2015: ME:  I was born and raised in Baltimore. I earned a BFA in Painting at Maryland Institute College of Art, (MICA) and MA at University of Maryland.  While painting has always been my passion, teaching art has run a close second. … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Richard Niewerth

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Maggie O’Leary

This week's featured artist:  Maggie O'Leary, member since 2011: ME:  I grew up in Cocoa Florida, a quiet Southern town full of fishermen, surfers, and rocket scientists. People ask how long have I been an artist and I tell them all of my life. I would fill my coloring books, draw the nature that surrounded my … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Maggie O’Leary