Navigation in Partnership with Maryland Federation of Art

Chaney Gallery, 2nd floor

Annapolis Harbor, October Morning, archival digital photograph, Lee Goodwin

Navigation in Partnership with Maryland Federation of Art
Chaney Gallery, 2nd Floor

Maryland Hall and Maryland Federation of Art invited artists residing in the United States to enter Navigation, an exhibition coinciding with "Maryland Boat Week," Annapolis’ city-wide spring Maritime celebration. The Maritime and/or Chesapeake Bay-themed works were juried by James "Jim" Cheevers. 

 
 

Juror: Jim Cheevers, U.S. Naval Academy Museum

Jim Cheevers oversaw art exhibitions at the U.S. Naval Academy Museum from 1968 to 2017. He was the organizer for a Frederick J. Waugh exhibition of seascapes, curated Dutch marine prints from the Rijksmuseum which included commercial ships and harbor scenes, and a show of prints by John Sloan of the “ash can” school. Cheevers has served as a juror for Maryland Federation of Art, the Annapolis Maritime Museum, and for the Midshipmen Art Club. He has served as a guest curator for exhibitions at the Mitchell Gallery, St. John’s College, and at Christie’s auction house, Park Avenue, New York. Jim Cheevers is a well-known Annapolitan who has a passion both for the arts and this port city.