And the votes are in! During the Members` Exhibition, we asked visitors to vote on their favorite work and the beautiful colored pencil piece, "Peony," by Jane Selden was selected this year. Congratulations to this year’s People’s Choice winner!
Portfolio night is this Wednesday, November 29 from 6-8 pm! Meet representatives from the area`s top art schools to get feedback on your portfolio. This is perfect for graduating high school seniors and underclassmen who would like to get some pointers on how to put together a strong portfolio. Link in bio.
This year’s juror for the Members` Exhibition is Peter Nesbett, an art historian, curator, designer, and editor. He is currently the Director of the Mitchell Art Museum at St. John’s College in Annapolis, which, along with AAM, is one of five nationally accredited art museums in the state of Maryland. Previously, he worked at Christie’s and Gagosian Gallery (New York), the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, the Seattle Art Museum, and the Washington Project for the Arts. He holds an MA in art history from the University of Washington and a BA in Visual Studies from Cornell University. We are thrilled to welcome him here this Friday for the opening of the Members` Exhibition!
The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will celebrate the Grand Opening of its new Welcome Center with a free community event offering authentic Chesapeake experiences and family fun on Saturday, Dec. 2nd! Afterward, guests are invited to explore the new building while also getting a taste of “Winter on the Chesapeake” through themed activities led by CBMM staff and community partners. There will be a variety of food items and beverages, including festive cocktails, available for purchase. For full details, visit: https://cbmm.org/event/welcome-center-grand-opening/ -- #talbotcountymd #mdinfocus @discovereaston @townofstmichaels @PortOfOxford #trappemd @chesapeakemaritime