• Newly listed galleries or galleries with open houses.
”Spaced Out” — through Sept. 14, BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown. Craig Moran’s paintings use exuberant colors and a whirlwind of energetic shapes to evoke elements of the natural world and portraiture in a dynamic flattened space. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and select Sundays. 301-528-2260.
”Rebuilding the Sky” — through Sept. 14, BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown. Frank Cole paints images of sky and ocean to communicate his feelings about human arrogance toward nature and indifference regarding environmental threats and climate change. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and select Sundays. 301-528-2260.
”Neither Mine Nor Yours” — through Sept. 14, BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown. Michelle Dickson’s mixed media drawings, sculpture from natural materials. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and select Sundays. 301-528-2260.
• “Three Dimensional Narratives: Story Through Sculpture” — through Sept. 29, DISTRICT Arts, 15 N. Market St., Frederick. Works of Daniel Lei, a self-taught artist of Chinese descent from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Lei creates sculptures out of discarded books, telling stories of lived moments. Opening reception 6 to 8 p.m., artist’s talk 7 p.m. Sept. 13. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, noon to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. 301-695-4050 or https://districtarts.com.
• ”Chimaera: Unlikely Creatures & Magical Beings” — through Sept 29, NOMA Gallery, 437 N. Market St., Frederick. Mixed media prints and sculptures by Lisa Aerianna Tayerle. Featuring work created of unexpected monsters, deities and beasts from myth and the imagination of the artist. Reception 5 to 9 p.m. Sept. 7; artist talk 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 19. Special guest Angela Stuart signing her book “Chakra Animals” 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 21. 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.
”Side by Side” — through Sept. 29, Blanche Ames Gallery, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Frederick, 4880 Elmer Derr Road, Frederick. Paintings by Elayne Rogge and Jen Ludke. Call for gallery hours. 301-473-7680 or www.frederickuu.org.
”Once Again with Gusto!” — through Sept. 29, Eastside Artists’ Gallery, 313 E. Patrick St., Frederick. Featuring all 13 gallery members’ paintings, photography, ceramics, jewelry, fiber arts, mixed media, sculpture. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. www.eastsideartistsgallery.com.
”School Lunch” — through Sept. 29, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Paintings by Lisa DeLoria Weinblatt. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
”Whispers of Intuition” — through Sept. 29, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Acrylic paintings by Beckie Mirsch Laughlin. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
• ”The Best of Gallery 322” 10th Anniversary Show — through Sept. 30, Gallery 322, 322 N. Market St., Frederick. Each artist has selected work that represents their best, some new pieces, and some that have been highlights in previous shows. Gallery walk Sept. 15 and gala reception 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 27. Gallery hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays and weekdays by appointment. 240-815-7777 or www.gallery322.com.
”Recovering Out Loud” — through Oct. 2, Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery, Arts and Student Center, Frederick Community College, 7932 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick. The “outsider art” of Geraldine Lloyd, 30 years of “art while recovering” from cancer and various addictions through art, writing and activism. With her unique electronic voice, she offers a unique and insightful visual testimony in this exhibit to the power of creativity when utilized for healing. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. www.frederick.edu.
”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. Free. 410-547-9000 or https://thewalters.org.
”Video Viscera” — through Oct. 20, Hood College, Hodson Gallery, Tatem Arts Center, 401 Rosemont Ave., Frederick. By South Carolina-based artist Charles Clary is a blend of intricate sculptures constructed by layering dozens of vividly-colored, hand-cut, concentric shapes with three-dimensional found objects such as an old VCR tape box. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. 301-696-3285 or www.hood.edu.
”Look Me In the Eye” — through Oct. 27, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Oil paintings by Lyle Kleinhans. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
”Impermanence” — through Oct. 27, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Sculpture and photography by Virginia Sperry. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
”How Blue” — through Oct. 27, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Photography by Lorena Molina. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 301-698-0656 or www.delaplaine.org.
• Latino Art League Exhibit — through Oct. 28, Activity Center at Bohrer Park, 506 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg. Multimedia works. Artists’ reception 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 12. Viewing hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. 301-258-6350 or www.gaithersburgmd.gov.
• 17th Annual Members Exhibit — through Nov. 2, Carroll Arts Center, 91 W. Main St., Westminster. Showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. All works for sale. Artists’ reception 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 12. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to 7p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. 410-848-7272 or www.carrollcountyartscouncil.org.
• “The Eye of the Sun: Nineteenth Century Photographs” — through Dec. 1, National Gallery of Art, West Building, Ground Floor, Washington, D.C. On the 180th anniversary of photography’s introduction to the world in 1839, an exhibition of some 140 photographs offers an in-depth look at the development of the medium throughout its first 50 years. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free. www.nga.gov.
• ”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 include a selection of photos from the unmanned Ranger, Surveyor and Lunar Orbiter mission that led up to Apollo 11, close-up views of 3-inch-square areas of the lunar surface and NASA photos. 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. 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.
”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.
• Moonstone Muse Exhibit Opening — Sept 14 through Oct. 20, Gifts InnBoonsboro, 16 N. Main St., Boonsboro. Featuring local artist and jewelry maker Stacy Bowles. Opening reception 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 14. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. 301-432-0090 or www.giftsinnboonsboro.com.
• Third Annual Thurmont Plein Air Event — Oct. 5 with plein air artists at Catoctin Breeze Vineyard, Detour Winery, Links Bridge Vineyard and Springfield Manor Winery & Distillery. Artists return to Thurmont Main Street Center, 11 Water St., Thurmont, at 1 p.m. to have their work judged. Meet the artists and purchase their work while enjoying wine from local vineyards during judging at 2 p.m. 240-626-9980 or www.thurmontmainstreet.com.
• ”The Re-education of Taurean Washington” — 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 21, Hood College, 401 Rosemont Ave., Frederick. Solo exhibit by Washington. This series was inspired by hip-hop musician Lauryn Hill and her music album “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.” In this series, modern art and hip-hop music collide. www.hood.edu.
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