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Exploring Art in Maryland

GauguinLooking to spend a day among the masters?  Want to learn to paint, to sculpt, or to throw?  Lucky for you, Maryland offers many opportunities for anyone wanting to explore the world of art.  And don't limit your art exploration to museums.  Maryland hosts works in special collections, art centers, galleries and institutions of higher learning as well.  Get your art fix in any of the five regions of the State of Maryland.

Capital Region:

Art Gallery at the University of Maryland, College Park
Glenstone Museum
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center
Strathmore Hall
Visarts At Rockville

Eastern Shore Region:

Academy Art Museum
Chestertown RiverArts
Dorchester Arts Center
Kent Island Federation of Art

Western Region:

Washington County Arts Council
Washington County Museum of Fine Arts

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts

Central Region:

African Art Museum of Maryland
American Visionary Art Museum 
Baltimore Museum of Art
Creative Alliance
Evergreen House  
Gormley Gallery – College of Notre Dame of Maryland
Howard County Center for the Arts
James E. Lewis Museum of Art
Maryland Art Place
Maryland Federation of Art Inc.
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts
Maryland Historical Society

Maryland Institute, College of Art
Rosenberg Gallery – Goucher College
School 33 Art Center
UMBC/Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

Walters Art Museum

Southern Region:

Annemarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center
Arts Council of Calvert County
Leonardtown Arts Center
Mattawoman Creek Art Center

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