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


Artist Talk


Artist Talk 2:00pm



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"
Oil 24 x 48

Meet the 100 Painters

Featured in this historic book

Schiffer Publishing


Special Events

Meet the Artists
Book Signing, Painting
Demonstrations, Art Talk

Friday, TBA
Show Preview
5:00 - 9:00pm
Saturday, TBA
Reception: 5:00 - 9:00pm
Sunday, TBA
Open House: 1:00 - 4:00pm

"100 Plein Air Painters

of the Mid Atlantic"

On Exhibit:
November, 2014

2014 New Book release
by Gary Pendleton

Special Group Show

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

Books ($50) will be available
at all special events
to be autographed by
attending artists and
author, Gary Pendleton.
Pre-pub orders accepted now

Gary Pendleton
"Pin Oak"
Oil 11 x 14

24th Annual

Annual Annapolis Art Walk

~ Meet the Artist: to be announced ~
Demonstration and Exhibit

Thursday, August 21, 2014 ~ 5 - 9pm

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

"My Imagination"
A Children's Show

Young artists ages 3 to 18 may bring in ONE work of art ON PAPER, sized to 8.5" x 11."  Artwork may arrive at McBride Gallery anytime during our regular hours August 10-14. It will be a ‘below the rail’ (chair rail – child height visibility) show. All of the attending artists receive a name tag and are generously complimented on their works of art last year by art walk attendees.

 Live guitar music by Tim Kolberg

Featured Artist
To Be Announced

On Exhibit: August 21 - 31

Hiu Lai Chong ~ Morning Fog
Oil 18 x 24

Seventh Annual

"The Best of the Chesapeake"

an Invitational Group Show
Meet the Artists Reception
September 21, 1 - 4pm

Awards Presentation: 2:00pm

September 21 - October 12, 2014

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 - To Be Announced

Show Dates: October 26 – November 17, 2014

Meet the Artists Reception: Sunday, October 26, 1 - 4pm

John Payne
Oil 27 x 22 ~ "Boys of Summer"

Small Gems Show

December 1 - 31, 2014

Open House events:
Dec 4 and 11 for Midnight Madness I & II and
December 18th for
The Eleventh Hour

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

Michael Godfrey
Small Gems - new arrivals

Victor Nizovtsev
"Goodnight Moon"
Oil Painting

*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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215 Main Street Annapolis MD 21401 • 410-267-7077

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