MFA Member News – May 28 – June 4

By May 28, 2014 Member News

See what MFA members are doing, to make the world more creative. MFA is highlighting Members’ event and exhibitions on our Blog so the world can follow us. Check back on a weekly basis for new exciting art events:

Lesley Giles Featured Artist exhibit “Reflect – The Eastern Shore” has been extended through 30 June at Cottage Studio & Gallery 19 Goldsborough St Easton Md. The second gallery reception is Friday, June 6, 5:00pm-8:00pm during Easton First Friday Art Walk.
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 Lesley Giles has three large oil paintings juried into “The Biggs Picture” at Biggs Museum of American Art 406 Federal St. Dover De. Her painting “World War Two Tower on the Atlantic” was honored as “signature” painting for the show. The jurors were Sharon Ewing, Director of the Gross McCleaf Gallery of Contemporary Realist Painting in Philadelphia & Mary Tobias Putman, Delaware painter and recipient of the Hassam, Speicher, Betts and Symons Purchase Fund Award of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Seventy paintings were chosen from over five hundred submissions. The exhibition runs until 20 July
 CAROLYN COUNCELL is the featured artist at Paul’s Homewood Café”

919 West Street, Annapolis, MD in June & July. She is showing her watercolor, acrylic & mixed
media paintings. Meet the Artist Reception: Thursday, June 12, from 4:30 to 6:00pm
TJ Monzo’s  paintings have been selected for publication in North Light Books’ AcrylicWorks 2: Radical Breakthroughs. TJ Monzo won the “Best of Acrylic” competition.
Richard Paul Weiblinger has eleven pieces  juried into The Dorchester Center for the Arts located at  321 High Street Cambridge, Md
” Florally Inspired ” an invitational exhibition
June 5 thru June 28, 2014. Artists Reception with Flutist and light refreshments:
Richard Paul Weiblinger

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August 4 – 29, 2014

The Artists’ Gallery of Columbia invites visual artists to submit original work for a juried show in their Gallery’s Featured Artist space. Artists age 18 or older living in Maryland or the District of Columbia who are able to hand-deliver their work are eligible to apply. Information and forms are posted on the Gallery website:


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