National Juried Exhibit — through June 16, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Works in a variety of media. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
• ”Homewood Artistry” — through June 23, Blanche Ames Gallery, 4880 Elmer Derr Road, Frederick. Paintings by Homewood residents Sharon Smith, Margaret Huddy, Starr Mykelburst, Gene Canssle and Letitia Thompson. Closing reception 12:30 to 2 p.m. June 23. For gallery hours, call 301-473-7680.
Chinese Calligraphy and Brush Painting — through June 24, Activity Center at Bohrer Park, 506 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg. Works in traditional and contemporary Chinese styles. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. 301-258-6394 or www.gaithersburgmd.gov.
Works by Ouafee Taame — through June 24, Activity Center at Bohrer Park, 506 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg. In honor of Arab American Heritage Month. Visual artist, 2D and 3D graphic designer and fashion designer. For hours, call 301-258-6394.
”Flora, Fauna & Fantasy” — through June 30, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Mixed media illustrations by Brenda Murphy. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
”Distance from Dixon Avenue” — through June 30, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Mixed media sculpture by Jacob Zimmerman. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
”Garden Phase” — through June 30, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Digitally woven textiles by Steven Donegan. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
• ”Bird Brain” — through June 30, NOMA Gallery, 437 N. Market St., Frederick. Bird paintings by Caroline Mayer, a bird lover and Baker Park regular. Artist talk 7 to 8 p.m. June 20 and closing reception 1 to 4 p.m. June 30. Gallery hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Fridays, noon to 8 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays. www.nomagalleryfrederick.com.
”Diversions” — through June 30, Gallery 322, 322 N. Market St., Frederick. Works by Jan Kaufman. Gallery hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, and by appointment. http://gallery322.com or 240-815-7777.
”Art Overdosed” — through July 10, Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery, Frederick Community College, 7932 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick. Mixed media work, a fusion of art and hip hop, by Taurean Washington. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 301-845-2513 or www.frederick.edu.
”Water” — through July 14, Arts Barn, 311 Kent Square Road, Gaithersburg. Paintings, mixed media, photography and glass by a number of artists. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. 301-258-6394 or www.gaithersburgmd.gov.
Frederick County Art Association Exhibit — through Sept. 6, Women’s Center Art Gallery, FMH Crestwood, 7211 Bank Court, Frederick. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. 301-845-8640.
”Transformation: Art of the Americas” — through Oct. 6, The Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., Baltimore. The objects on view, including gold jewelry, stone sculptures, musical instruments, and a painted ceramic burial urn. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.Tuesday through Sunday. $15.95 adults, $13.95 ages 60 and older, $9.95 students or children, under age 6 free. 410-547-9000 or https://thewalters.org.
”The Blues and the Abstract Truth: Voices of African American Art” — through Jan. 12, 2020, Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Museum Drive, Hagerstown. From the Harlem Renaissance to mid-century abstraction and turn-of-the-century postmodernism, these works by the 50 artists in the exhibition are testimonies to the lives of African Americans. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. 301-739-5727 or www.wcmfa.org.
• ”Art of the Musical Instrument” — June 20 through Aug. 9, Tevis Gallery, Carroll Arts Center, 91 W. Main St., Westminster. Guest curator Ryan A. Koons, Ph.D., focuses on musical instruments as crafted art objects with diverse histories as well as objects that create beautiful sounds. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, and during special events. 410-848-7272 or www.carrollcountyartscouncil.org.
• ”Love, or Something Better” — July 5 to 28, Engine Room Arts Space, 36 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Explores the complexity of human connection and self-reflection on queer relationships, sexuality and identity. New Work by Ash Cheshire and Jillian Abir. Artists’ reception 5 to 8 p.m. July 12. Gallery hours are 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 6:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.
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