2014 Show Schedule

On Exhibit
January 5 to February 16

Artists include:
Bill Schmidt
Michael Godfrey
Gavin Gardner
Bruce Handford
Ray Heus
Lee Boynton
Lisa Mitchell
Terry Miller
Paula Waterman

Every season has a beauty that is a joy to behold.  

Winter is no exception. A fresh blanket of snow, shimmering ice, brisk winds blowing snow into drifts of creative ever-changing shapes. Snow creates magical visual memories that last a lifetime.

Come enjoy these Winter works of art in the warmth of the gallery.

Lisa Mitchell
Winter Coat
Pastel 16 x 10

Solo Show

March 16 - April 6


Meet the Artist

Sunday, March 16,

1 - 4 pm


Hui Lai Chong

Solo Show

Hiu Lai Chong has been winning plein air completions across the country, beginning in her home state of Maryland. We are pleased to present her first solo show at McBride Gallery.

Hiu Lai will also be teaching a workshop the first weekend in March - call or email the gallery for information.

"Moonlight Cruise"
Oil 30 x 40

Solo Show

April 27 - May 18


Meet the Artist

Sunday, April 27,
1 - 4 pm


Artist Talk


Michael Godfrey

Solo Show

Award-winning oil painter, Michael Godfrey has amazed viewers with his beautiful paintings for over 25 years. His landscapes of the Chesapeake area, the Shenanhoah's and the Western mountain ranges have a quiet grandeur that speaks of his appreciation of nature's beauty.

Michael Godfrey
"Evening Vigil"

Lazy Hazy Days of Summer

Invitational Group show

Beach time and Picnic time,
Fly Fishing, Golf, Fireworks,
Ice Cream Cones
Family Reunions and Class Reunions
County Fair and Ferris Wheels
Travel to Far Away Places
Rocking the evening away on a Porch Swing
Flower Gardens
Watermelons and Tomatoes
Hammock swing time

Show Dates: June 22 – July 20, 2014

Meet the Artists Reception: Sunday, June 22, 1 - 4pm

Ed Hatch "A View East"

24th Annual Annapolis Art Walk

~ Meet the Artist: Patrick Meehan ~
Demonstration and Exhibit

Thursday, August 21, 2014 ~ 5 - 9pm

"Patrick Meehan on Stage"

~Enjoy a live portrait demonstration~

For more Art Walk information on Parking
Maps, Free Trolley Rides and Events

 Live guitar music by Tim Kolberg

Featured Artist: Patrick Meehan
On Exhibit: August 21 - Sept. 7

"The Last Drop"

Seventh Annual

"The Best of the Chesapeake"

an Invitational Group Show
Meet the Artists Reception
September 14, 1 - 4pm

Juried Awards
Awards Presentation: 2:00pm, Sunday, Sept. 14

September 14 - October 5

This Chesapeake Bay area themed exhibit will feature vintage boats on the Chesapeake Bay: schooners to steamboats; wildlife, marshes, small coves, family farms and harbor towns that define this extensive waterway.

Lisa Egeli
"Switchback" oil 16 x 20

Autumn Celebration of Art

Featured Artist - Lois Engberg

Annual Group Show - 25 Artists

Show Dates: October 19 – November 9, 2014

Meet the Artists Reception: Sunday, October 19, 1 - 4pm

Lois Engberg
Oil 24 x 20 ~ "Hollyhocks"

Meet the 100 Painters

Featured in this historic book

Schiffer Publishing


Special Events

Meet the Artists
Book Signing, Painting
Demonstrations, Art Talk
Plein Air painting, local artists
welcome to join in.

Saturday, November 15
Reception: 5:00 - 9:00pm
Sunday, November 16
Open House: 1:00 - 4:00pm

Program available at event listing
participating artists.

"100 Plein Air Painters

of the Mid Atlantic"

On Exhibit:
November 15 - December 7, 2014

2014 New Book release
by Gary Pendleton

Special Group Show

This historic exhibit will include
paintings by each of the 100 artists.

Books (hardcover) ($50) are available
at all special events
to be autographed by
attending artists and
author, Gary Pendleton.

Gary Pendleton
"Pin Oak"

Small Gems Show

December 1 - 31, 2014

Open House events ~
Special Appearances
December 4 ~ Carol Dyer ~ 7 - 9pm
December 11 ~ Victor Nizovtsev ~ 7 - 10pm

Midnight Madness I & II and
December 18th for
The Eleventh Hour

An exhibit of small scale artworks by
McBride Gallery artists and Guest Artists

Small Gems Show

December 1 - 31, 2014
Exhibiting artists: Terry Miller, Rita Curtis
Sherrill Cooper, John Payne, Lee
Boynton, Michael Godfrey, Kevin
MacNamara, Yvonne H. Smith

Victor Nizovtsev
"Swan Lake Dreams"
Oil Painting ~ Giclee available

*If you are travelling a distance to attend a show,
please call to confirm the date and time.

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Send request to with "Show Notices" in the subject line.

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Gallery Hours: Monday - Saturday 10:00 - 5:30, Sunday 12:00 - 5:30, Thursday til 9:00pm