2017 Show Schedule


Winter's Wonderland

Group Show

An exhibit of winter-themed artworks by
McBride Gallery and Guest Artists

January 10 - February 28

~ No Artist Reception ~

Julia Rogers

"Spotted" Oil

John Payne
"Manhattan Moon"

Early Spring Arrivals

Group Show

Signs of Spring are welcome no matter how early they come...

March 1 - March 31

~ No Artist Reception ~

Patrick Meehan
12 x 16 Oil

Sherrilll Cooper
10 x 8 Oil

Breaking the Rules

April 2 - May 31, 2017
Meet the Artists
April 2, 1 - 4pm
Artist Conversation: 2:00pm


Carol Lee Thompson oil
"Passing Through Sunlight"

Participating Artists:

Valerie Craig
 Howard Eberle
Charlie Hunter
Abigail McBride
Terry Miller 
Larry Moore
Jason Sacran
John Brandon Sills
Carol Lee Thompson


"Breaking the Rules"

is a show featuring paintings
by a group of artists who
enjoy breaking, stretching and bending
the rules to creatively achieve wonderful paintings.

Howard Eberle "Tilghman"


"Watercolors: Making Waves"

June 1 - July 16, 2017

Opening of First Annual Annapolis Arts Week (June 3 - 11)

Ronaldo Dorado, Howard Eberle, Bruce Handford. Ken Karlic,
Michael King, Geraldine McKeown, Jeremy Pearse
Richard Sneary, Erika Walsh, Stewart White
and Sarah Yeoman

Watercolor Demonstration by Sarah Yeoman
Saturday, June 10, 2:00 - 4:00pm
Watercolor Demonstration by Geraldine McKeown
Sunday, June 11, 2:00 - 4:00pm

Bruce Handford "Hillside" Watercolor

27th Annual Annapolis Art Walk

Thursday, August 17, 2017 ~ 5 - 9pm

~ Meet the Artist: Ken Karlic

Exhibit: Watercolor Expressions ~ August 17 - September 10

~ Enjoy a live Painting Demonstration ~

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

 Live guitar music by Tim Kolberg

Ken Karlic "Barn Door Blues" Watercolor

10th Annual

"The Best of the Chesapeake"

an Invitational Group Show with 20 artists
Meet the Artists Reception
September 17 , 1:00 - 4:00pm

Juried Awards
Awards Presentation: 2:00pm,
Sunday, September 17

September 17 - October 15, 2017

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.

Patrick Meehan
Best of Show winner in 2016 - "The Journeyman"

Book Signing with T.C. Cameron

"Anchors Aweigh: History of USNA Football"

Friday, October 20th, 5:00-7:00pm
Saturday, October 21, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Special Guests TBA

John Payne
"Midshipman Stance"

National Juried
Group Show

November 5 to
December 3, 2017

125 Painters and Sculptors


Meet the Artists Reception

Sunday, November 4 & 5

1- 4pm

Awards Announced 2:00pm

More special events TBA


Women Artists

of the West

47th Annual
National Juried Exhibition


On Exhibit:
November 5 to December 3

Wine Tasting Event: TBA

Lisa Mitchell "Farm Classic" 12 x 24 Oil

Small Gems Show

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

December 1 - 31, 2017

~ Open House events ~
Special Appearance with
Victor Nizovstev

Midnight Madness I
December 7th from 7-10pm
December 14 - Midnight Madness II
December 21 - The Eleventh Hour

Small Gems Show

December 1 - 31, 2017

15 Participating Artists

Victor Nizovtsev
"Swan Lake Dreams"
~ Giclee available ~

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

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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