The Delaplaine hosts three satellite galleries in partnership with Frederick County Public Libraries at Brunswick Branch Library, Thurmont Regional Library, and Urbana Regional Library. The satellite gallery program is sponsored by a generous grant from the Nora Roberts Foundation.

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Janet Seifert

Light in the Darkness
Acrylic Paintings

These paintings explore light as a metaphor for the hope, strength and resilience needed to shine through such a dark time in our lives.

On view:
October – December, Thurmont Regional Library
January – March, Brunswick Public Library
April – June, Urbana Regional Library

Eric Stavale

Macrography: Life Overlooked
The wealth of biodiversity underfoot is abundant, and extremely critical to the health of our ecosystem. Macrography: Life Overlooked gives you a glimpse into the intimate world of nature macro photography that can be found in your own backyard.
On view:
October – December, Urbana Regional Library
January – March, Thurmont Regional Library
April – June, Brunswick Public Library

Ellen Winkler

Stops Along the Way
Prints and Paintings
Winkler’s work is a record of the people and the places that, to her, have a particular meaning and impact. From strangers riding the subway to places glimpsed as she passes by.
October – December, Brunswick Public Library
January – March, Urbana Regional Library
April – June, Thurmont Regional Library

Virtual Exhibitions:

While the Frederick County Public Libraries were currently closed to visitors during the COVID-19 closures, The Delaplaine presented the scheduled library exhibitions as online-only exhibitions. View the virtual exhibitions and see short videos by the artists by clicking the links below.

Virginia Sperry

Photography & installation

Group Therapy

Using fiber, metal, photography, and other various media, Sperry creates installations that carry narratives throughout the spaces that they inhabit.

Click here to view the artist video.
Click here to view the virtual exhibition.


Lee Goodwin

Lights, Action, Camera: Nighttime on the Midway

Great Frederick Fair, September Evening

Goodwin’s photography captures the movement and vibrancy of a ubiquitous summer pastime.

Click here to view the artist video.
Click here to view the virtual exhibition


Alison Izard


Monday Morning

Izard connects two worlds by photographing her favorite animals in their shared human experiences.

Click here to view the virtual exhibition.


Our Satellite Gallery Locations

915 N Maple Ave
Brunswick, MD 21716

76 E Moser Ave
Thurmont, MD 21788

9020 Amelung St
Frederick, MD 21704


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