American Landscapes 2020 Awards

From the oceans that surround this continent to the mountains that divide it – this land is home to some of the worlds most powerful landscapes. Open to all media MFA showcased any original 2-D or 3-D work depicting a landscape from the Americas (*North America, Hawaii, Central America, Caribbean & South America). Works selected were exhibited in MFA’s Circle Gallery from Aug 13 – Sep 12, 2020. 

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!

American Landscapes Reception September 9th, 2018

Wondering who won the awards for American Landscapes? Juror Joann Moser worked long and hard selecting her top picks! The decision was difficult, but she was able to pull together her favorites. "If beauty alone had been the primary criterion for selecting works of art for this exhibition, the task would have been even more … Continue reading American Landscapes Reception September 9th, 2018

Fiber Options Reception July 1st, 2018

Wondering who won the awards for Fiber Options? Juror Jeanne Medina worked long and hard selecting her top four picks! The decision was so difficult, that she decided to have Juror's Choice and Honorable Mentions rather than the traditional first, second, third piece prizes. "Firstly I would like to thank all of the artists and … Continue reading Fiber Options Reception July 1st, 2018

Thoughtful Thursday: Fogaholics Unite!

We're thinking about Stormy Weather this week, as we close out the year, with just a few days left for entry to one of our favorite shows at the Annapolis Maritime Museum! Thus, we were particularly struck by the unique images of Nick Steinberg's exploration of fog in San Francisco and how this dynamic weather … Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday: Fogaholics Unite!

Thoughtful Thursday

For today's Thoughtful Thursday, we turn to Ikeda Manabu and his incredibly intricate masterpiece, Rebirth. This extraordinary interpretation of the natural world is the type of artwork that we love to see in our annual Stormy Weather exhibit - take a moment to get inspired for your own entry, by December 28!

Thoughtful Thursday: Watch Your Head

And now another piece of inspiration for those of you preparing your entries for Art on Paper! If you've spent any time on the internet in the last few months, you might have already stumbled across the work of Chinese paper artist, Li Hongbo. He is a sculptor whose work is rooted in the traditions … Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday: Watch Your Head