ON EXHIBITION

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.

View upcoming exhibitions here. Admission to our galleries is free!

ATTENTION: All programs and dates are subject to change. 

Scheduling Announcements

Virtual Delaplaine

Over 70 Show

Works in a variety of media
August 1–30

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The Lady in Red by Janet Siegmann Salter, 2019 Over 70 Show exhibitor 

A signature of the Delaplaine’s Creative Aging Month, this annual exhibition celebrates local and regional artists over age 70.

Michael Spears | Visual Marks of Rhythm & Melody 

Mixed-media & oil on canvas
July 3–August 30

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Untitled #5 by Michael Spears

Listening to selections of R&B from the 1960s and 1970s, Spears visually interprets the essence of a song through spontaneous, intuitive marks and materials on canvas.

Larry Holmes | Losing Paradise

Oil paintings
July 3–August 30

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In Search of Aesop by Larry Holmes; Courtesy of the University of Delaware Museums Collection.

Combining imagery, pattern, and linear perspective, Holmes creates familiar pictorial scenes with gaps in logic that are left for the viewer to fill.

Ellen Verdon Winkler | Finding Warfield

Prints & paintings
July 3–August 30

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Study of Two Outbuildings by Ellen Winkler

Winkler employs various media to present a years-long visual study of the Etchison-Warfield property located in Montgomery County, Maryland. A respite for the artist, this property and its structures provided immeasurable opportunity for explorations in texture and light.

 

 

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The Art of Giving
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