Past Exhibits | Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

Past Exhibits

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  • Balcony Gallery, 3rd floor

    Paintings based on space, physicality of borders, and how lines are an end but also beginning of defining one’s identity in a place.

    Reception Thursday, March 9th | 5:30 - 7:00 pm

  • Martino Gallery, 2nd floor

    Paintings by local artist Lorraine Ellerson

    Reception Thursday, March 9th | 5:30 - 7:00 pm

  • Chaney Gallery, 2nd floor

    This exhibit looks back over 40 years of making, learning and teaching by Malmgren. He explains, "It's a personal exploration and chance to collect in one room at one time objects that have been formed by my hands and been used by me and others."

    Opening Reception held on Thursday, January 12 from 5:30-7:00 pm.

  • Martino Gallery, 2nd floor

    This artist's paintings explores his experiences and the people who have populated his life and his enviornment. Riesmeyer states "When I begin painting it is usually because I have been struck by something special or magical about a particular place or object - and that 'something' becomes the goal towards which I try to work."

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  • Openshaw Balcony Gallery, 3rd floor

     Everlasting Dualities narrates three distinct relationships; romantic, family, and the relationship we have with one’s self in a series of both black & white and color imagery with auto components.

    Opening Reception held on Thursday, January 12th from 5:30-7:00 pm.

  • Martino Gallery, 2nd floor

    Anita Hagan explores her belief that all living things are beautifully mysterious and complex - especially human beings.

    Opening Reception on Thursday, November 10th from 5:30 - 7:00 pm.

  • Chaney Gallery, 2nd floor

    The Han-Mee Artist Association (HMAA), which was established in 1975, consists of 30 active Korean artists working in painting, sculpture, metal art, ceramic and installation. The exhibition at Maryland Hall will celebrate 40 years of the HMAA in the Greater Washington Region. 

    Opening Reception on Thursday,  November 10th from 5:30 - 7:... Read More

  • Openshaw Balcony Gallery, 3rd floor

    An exhibition celebrating the beauty and mystery of dark colors. This exhibit will be juried by Mohammad Gafar and curated by Frostburg State University student and MHCA intern Thomas James.


    Opening Reception held on Thursday, November 10 from 5:30-7:00 pm.

  • Openshaw Balcony Gallery, 3rd floor

     A restrospective celebrating the life and career of Lee Boynton, a local artist, teacher, and former Artist-in-Resident at Maryland Hall. 

  • Chaney Gallery, 2nd floor

    Vegetable and fruit sculptures of vivid color and vibrant wearable art by artist and landscape designer Jan Kirsh.

    Opening Reception on Thursday, September 15th from 5:30 - 7:00 pm.