Exhibits and news Oct/Nov 2017

I am very proud and honored to announce that in addition to having my painting “Rift” accepted into the National Watercolor Society’s 97th International Open Exhibition, I was invited to apply for and was awarded my Signature Membership in this prestigious organization.  I also recently received the Ron Schloyer Outstanding Watercolor Award at the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society’s 38th Juried Exhibition.


Philadelphia Water Color Society 117th International Works on Paper Exhibition
Wallingford, PA
September 9-October 15, 2017
My painting “Panorama” is included in this exhibit.
Awards reception: Sunday, Oct. 15, 2-4pm

Pennsylvania Watercolor Society 39th Annual International Juried Exhibition
Adams County Arts Council, Gettysburg, PA
September 11-October 28, 2017
My painting “Gaze” is included in this exhibit.
Opening Reception: Sat, Sept. 16, 2017, 1-4pm

“The Artist & The Art”
Crystal Moll Gallery
Baltimore, MD
Extended through January 2018
Small group exhibition along with Tim Kelly, Palden Hamilton, and Hai-Oh Hou.  Each artist will display a self portrait and a selection of recent work.
Opening & Artist talk: Wed. Oct. 25, 6-8pm
Jazz receptions: Thurs. Oct 19 & Nov. 16, 6-8pm

Maryland Society of Portrait Painters “Face to Face: The Evolving Story of Sandy Spring”
Sandy Spring Museum, Sandy Spring, MD
October 4-November 19, 2017
Members of the MSPP exhibit new works inspired by the Sandy Spring community, past and present. I will have several portrait and plein air works included.
Reception: Sat, Oct 7, 12-2pm

National Watercolor Society 97th International Open Exhibition
San Pedro, CA
October 5-December 15, 2017
My painting “Rift” is included in this exhibit.
Reception: Oct. 21, 2-5pm

Harford Plein Air Festival
Bel Air, MD
October 8-October 15, 2017
I will be participating as a juried artist.
Public exhibition: Sat/Sun Oct. 14-15
Additional free and ticketed events throughout the week, see Festival website for details.

Illuxcon Showcase
Reading, PA
This is a convention of “Imaginative Realism” in painting- both fine art and illustration- with an emphasis on traditional media.  Many notable fantasy artists will be present exhibiting, lecturing, and teaching.  The convention’s main show and programming is ticketed.  I will be exhibiting in the open showcase on Friday and Saturday evenings at the DoubleTree, which is free and open to the public without the need for a ticket or convention pass.
Showcase: Fri, October 20 (8pm-midnight) and Sat, Oct. 21 (6-8pm)

Featured Guest Artist Exhibition: “Lost Edges”
Hamilton Arts Collective
Baltimore, MD
November 3- November 24, 2017
I will be the featured guest artist at Hamilton Arts Collective for November, displaying a collection of my experimental watercolor portrait paintings entitled “Lost Edges.”  Rotating work from the collective gallery members will also be on view.
Opening reception: Friday, November 3, 6-9pm
Artists’ reception: Sunday, November 19, 1-3pm
Gallery hours: Friday 4-8pm, Saturday noon-8pm, Sunday 11am-3pm