Newly listed galleries or galleries with open houses
• ”Topics of Discourse” — Dec. 5 to 29, NOMA Gallery, 437 N. Market St., Frederick. Works by Jeff Bohlander, who explores the diverse semantic dialogues that take place between the images, the viewer and the artist. Opening reception 5 to 9 p.m. Dec. 7. Gallery hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Fridays, noon to 8 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 4 p.m. Sundays. 240-367-9770 or www.nomagalleryfrederick.com.
• ”Visions, Verses and Voices” — Dec. 7 to 29, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Oil paintings and audio installations by Jessica Damen. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
• Frederick Camera Clique Members Exhibit — Dec. 7 to 29, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Photographs. Opening reception 3 to 5 p.m. Dec. 7. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p .m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
• Arts and Crafts Expo — Dec. 7, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Regional artists showcasing paintings, textiles, stained glass, jewelry, woodworking, leather goods, pottery and more. Admission is free. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
• Frederick Artists Night — Dec. 7, Cowork Frederick, 122 E. Patrick St., Frederick. Featuring live, local music and From Head to Toe, a collection of artwork from photographer, Shannon Beatty, and mixed media artist Karen Peacock. Meet the artists 4 to 9 p.m. 301-732-5165 or www.coworkfrederick.com.
• Meet the Artists Reception — Dec. 7, DISTRICT Arts, 15 N. Market St., Frederick. 11 new contemporary artists. Light hors d’oeuvres. Meet some of the artists. 301-695-4050 or https://districtarts.com.
• Richardson Art Studio Holiday Art Show — Dec. 7 and 8, 6625 Quiet Cove Road, New Market. Hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Harry Richardson will display his paintings and prints of local scenes and the Chesapeake Bay. Deborah Richardson will display her recent oil paintings and fused glass jewelry. 301-865-5863, www.harryrichardson.com, www.deborahlovelaceart.com.
Other galleries and exhibits
”Captured Light: Current Photographic Processes” — through Dec. 21, Black Rock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown. Regional juried photography exhibit featuring a wide range of genres, capture types, formats, and processes. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
”The Next Generation” Art Show — through Dec. 24, Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery, Frederick Community College, 7932 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick. Art by FCPS students and instructors. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 301-846-2513 or www.frederick.edu.
”The Veterans” — through Dec. 29, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Celebrating the artistic talents of U.S. military veterans through exhibitions and programs. 2-D and 3-D artworks, ranging from painting and photography to sculpture and installation art. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
”Our Ancient Pages” — through Dec. 29, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Mixed-media assemblage by Michael Douglas Jones. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
”Bits and Pieces” — through Dec. 29, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Mixed media paintings by Mary Scire. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
”Frederick Inspired” — through Jan. 3, 2020, FMH Crestwood Center, Women’s Center Art Gallery, 7211 Bank Court, Frederick. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. 240-215-1460 or www.fmh.org/crestwoodart.
”By the Light of the Silvery Moon: A Century of Lunar Photographs” — through Jan. 5, 2020, National Gallery of Art, Sixth Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, D.C. 50+ works. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Admission is always free. www.nga.gov.
”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. 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.
”Mid-Century Master: The Photography of Alfred Eisenstaedt” — through Jan. 12, 2020, Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. Focuses on his timeless images of life in the mid-20th century and the era’s most celebrated figures. $18 adults, $15 seniors, $10 college students, $5 ages 6 to 18, under age 6 free. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. www.hillwoodmuseum.org.
”Impressions in Color” — through Jan. 12, Blanche Ames Gallery, 4880 Elmer Derr Road, Frederick. Paintings by Bonny Sydnor. Call 301-473-7680 for gallery hours.
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