Current Exhibits

The Delaplaine offers five galleries on two floors showcasing local regional, and national artists. In addition, the Community Art Gallery features artworks from local schools and nonprofit organizations, and the Community Outreach Gallery features artwork created through our community outreach programs partnerships. The Delaplaine also operates three satellite galleries in partnership with Frederick County Public Libraries.

Join us every First Saturday for a building-wide exhibits reception, 3-5 pm. View upcoming dates here. Admission to our galleries is free!

Thomas Germer | Forward, Backward, Up, and Down
2D/3D photography
November 3-December 30

Poincaré

Poincaré

“I view the world with a unique sense of humor and, using my experience in physics and optics, try to put what I see in an interesting perspective. … Mixing two dissimilar and contrasting subjects in one image is a means to express drama, humor, and/or irony.”

Brady Wilks | Long Walks: Ten Years of Mid-Atlantic Landscapes
Photography
November 3-December 30

Creek's End

Creek’s End

“These photographs depict various juxtapositions of nature and man-made influences. By using a unique visual process to reduce details and color information, the images become dreamlike, a little romantic, and somewhat haunted.”

Eric Stavale | Wild! Nature and Wildlife Photography
Photography
November 3-December 30

The Better to See You With

The Better to See You With

“From microfauna found in the jungles of Panama to the grizzlies and serene landscapes of Grand Teton National Park, …what will disappear if we do not take care of our environment.”

Clustered Spires Quilt Guild | Quilted Layers from A to Z: Appliqué to Zentangle
Fiber
December 1-30

Chanticleer

Chanticleer by Danita Frisby

“Layers of textiles; layers of meaning; layers of thread, buttons, beads, batting, paint, dye, crayons, ink. …limited only by the quilter’s imagination, tied together with more fibers, thread, yarn, string, wire.”

Frederick Camera Clique | FCC Members Exhibit
Photography
December 1-30

Camera Care by Came Miller

Camera Care by Cam Miller

“A group created by and for photographers of all kinds—digital, film, and alternative; weekend shooters, semi-pro, and professional; color and black & white; experienced and novice.”

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