Art exhibitions | visual arts

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

“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. or

William E. Bennett