National photography exhibition with jury – until November 27, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Features selected photographs by regional and national artists. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. FREE ENTRANCE. 301-698-0656 or delaplaine.org.
“Hard and Soft Art” —until November 27, Eastside Artists’ Gallery, 313 E. Patrick St., Frederick. Featuring paintings inspired by photography by Mary Paul Barnaby and hammer work by artist/blacksmith Stephen Dill. Gallery hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. email@example.com or eastsideartistsgallery.com.
“Emanations” – until November, Majestic Theater Art Gallery, 25 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. A collection of abstract figurative portraits of Abraham Lincoln by artist Wendy Allen, who has been painting Lincoln portraits since 1983. Box office and gallery hours are 3 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, 12 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. 717-337-8235 or gettysburgmajestic.org.
Illustrations by members of the Links community – until November, Adams County Arts Council, 125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. A collection of 2 and 3 dimensional artwork by 18 members of the Links community. For gallery hours, call 717-334-5006 or visit adamsarts.org.
“The Magic of Glass” – through Dec. 3, Gallery B, 7700 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. National Capital Art Glass juried exhibition featuring works by 455 guild members, including mosaic, cast glass, stained glass and blown glass. Gallery hours are 2-8 p.m. Friday, noon-6 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. 301-215-6660 or bethesda.org/bethesda/gallery-b-exhibitions.
“Notions of Place – Revisited” – until December 9, McDaniel College, Esther Prangey Rice Gallery at Peterson Hall, 2 College Hill, Westminster. The exhibition includes interpretations by McDaniel College art professors, alumni and current students focusing on the notion of “place” as it relates to work. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. 410-857-2595 or estherprangleyricegallery.com.
“The Nature of Catoctin Mountain” —until December at the Urbana Regional Library, 9020 Amelung St., Urbana; satellite location of the Center d’Art Delaplaine. This collection of photographs includes the flora and fauna of the Catoctin Mountain ecosystem. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. fcpl.org.
“Travels” —until December at the Thurmont Regional Library, 76 E. Moser Road, Thurmont. Satellite location of the Center d’Art Delaplaine. Photography by Beamie Young stemming from the photographer’s travels and a desire to discover new images, patterns and stories. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. fcpl.org.
“The Annotated Ship” —until December at the Brunswick Branch Library, 915 N. Maple Ave., Brunswick; satellite location of the Center d’Art Delaplaine. Maremi Andreozzi’s acrylic paintings portray, embody and celebrate lesser-known historical female artists and exemplify the fine textiles and jewelry of the period. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. fcpl.org.
“Accumulation” – until December 31, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Photography and mixed media by Sean Dudley. Through a series of manipulative processes, Dudley’s photography focuses on the sometimes imperceptible changes in human experience through the accretion of time and experience. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. FREE ENTRANCE. 301-698-0656 or delaplaine.org.
“With teeth” – until December 31, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Photograph by Jillian Abir MacMaster, a Palestinian-American photographic artist from Frederick whose exhibition is a look at invulnerability and demonstrations of protection and survival through something as ubiquitous as facial expression. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. FREE ENTRANCE. 301-698-0656 or delaplaine.org.
“Life form” – until December 31, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. A photographic exploration, by Ed Palaszynski, of the diversity and complexity of life and Palaszynski’s answer to the question “What is life like?” Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. FREE ENTRANCE. 301-698-0656 or delaplaine.org.
“Season to Season” — until January 1, 2023, Blanche Ames Gallery, 4880 Elmer Derr Road, Frederick. Featuring Jing-Jy Chen, with an artist talk and reception from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. on November 6.
Crestwood Gallery Exhibition – until January 6, 2023, Crestwood Center, 7211 Bank Court, Frederick. Original artwork including oil, watercolour, mixed media, wood carvings and photography by some of Frederick’s most talented artists. Hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. 240-215-1460 or frederickhealth.org.
“Traditions” – through January 8, 2023, gallery 115 at the Y Art Center, 115 E. Church St., Frederick. Features 15 artists from around the world, including London, New York, Wyoming and Maryland. Artists reinvent traditional folklore and explore original contemporary myth through a variety of perspectives. The artworks include an eclectic range of media, including short films and an interactive installation. The Zoom artist speaks from noon to 1 p.m. on November 20. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. https://www.instagram.com/gallery_115_y.
“Joseph Holston: Color Free, Travel the Underground Railroad” – until January 14, 2023, Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Museum Drive, Hagerstown. In this exhibition, Holston guides her audience through four movements that deepen our understanding of the American black slave experience. Hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Closed Mondays and holidays. Admission and parking are free. 301-739-5727 or wcmfa.org.
“The poetry of the place: paintings” — From December 7 to January 15 at Gallery B, 7700 Wisconsin Ave., Suite E, Bethesda. Loriann Signori is a painter of place and light. His work is based on traditional methods defined by colorist tendencies, aiming for continuous transformation. His paintings are constantly an emotional interpretation of time and place. 301-215-6660, bethesda.org/bethesda/gallery-b-exhibitions.
“Heat Relief” – until January 22, 2023, Kentlands Mansion, 320 Kent Square Road, Gaithersburg. Works from the Washington Water Color Association. Visits are by appointment from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday. Call 301-258-6425 to schedule an appointment. gaithersburgmd.gov.
“Variable Pallets” – through January 6, 2023, Adams County Wine Shop, 25 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Featuring the work of Dorothea Barrick. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. adamscountywinery.com/events.
“Pages of PAN: Art Nouveau Prints, 1895-1900” — until January 29, 2023, Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Museum Drive, Hagerstown. This exhibition features brilliant lithographs, etchings and woodcuts by renowned artists such as Auguste Rodin, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Paul Signac, Georges Seurat, Käthe Kollwitz, Peter Behrens and Aubrey Beardsley, among others. Hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Closed Nov. 24 and 25; 24-25 Dec. and Dec. 31-Jan. 1. Go to wcmfa.org.
“Under the Forest” – all winter at the FAC Art Center at 5 E. Second St., Frederick. Pamela Moulton’s solo exhibition uses textiles and found materials to weave a narrative about connectedness and environmentalism. 301-662-4190, frederickartscouncil.org.
“The Hot Button” — through August 2023, Hot Button Gallery, 129 E. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. Carol Williams is exhibiting textiles and posters that reflect her passion for social responsibility through art communication. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. The artist will be available for conversation at these times. othercarolwilliams.com.
“Crosscurrents: Works by Emma Barnes, Madeleine Speicher-Willis and Billy Friebele” — From November 28 to February 3, King Street Gallery at Montgomery College, 930 King St., Silver Spring. Includes a wide range of mediums, from traditional painterly processes to cast concrete and video. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday, closed December 24 to January 2. 240-567-1374, firstname.lastname@example.org, cms.montgomerycollege.edu/arts-tpss/exhibitions.
“The colors of our world” — December 3-31, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. The works in this exhibition are a response to the challenge launched by the Clustered Spiers Quilt Guild in 2022 to incorporate the seven colors of the rainbow into works illustrating their discoveries about color and pattern. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Free. 301-698-0656 or delaplaine.org.
Exhibition of Frederick Camera Clique members — December 3-31, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Photographs from beginner to semi-professional photographers. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Free. 301-698-0656 or delaplaine.org.