Upcoming Exhibitions

49 West Exhibit, "The Gift of Art"

49 West Coffeehouse, Winebar & Gallery
49 West Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

November 30, 2017 - January 3, 2018
Last Day for Entries                November 24 FIRM
Drop Off from 8 – 10 am       November 30
Reception  5 - 7 pm                December 3
Pick-up 9 - 11 am                    January 3

AWC artists are invited to exhibit in our next show "The Gift of Art" at
49 West Coffee House

Drop off is Nov. 30th and we will meet for drop off and staging in the back room around 9:30am (final details will be sent soon).

The exhibit will be displayed from Nov. 30, 2017 until January 3rd,The coffee house will provide a reception at no cost to AWC.

The commission on sales is 35%. This is an opportunity for sales since it will displayed during the holidays.

We will have an art bin for prints and if we sell some, we can replenish. Each artist is invited to hang up to 3 framed originals or prints. Please see our Show Standards for proper framing information.

The cost to exhibit is $10.00 for up to 3 paintings plus bin work. Per the instructions, please send registration forms and fees to Barbara Burns, 1200 Hillcrest Rd. Arnold MD 21012. Please email Barb with any questions at blmburns@comcast.net.

Click here for the entry form.

Ginger Cove Art Exhibit

Ginger Cove Retirement Community
4000 River Crescent Drive
Annapolis, MD 21401

December 9, 2017 - January 19, 2018
Last Day for Entries                November 30
Drop Off from 9 – 11 am       December 8
Pick Up Paintings 9 - 11am   January 20

Ginger Cove is a private retirement community, not open to the public. They provide a central gallery that is visited by some 400 of their residents. Ginger Cove does not ask for a commission. Price your paintings accordingly to generate sales. This is always a very popular venue and with the show so close to the holidays, many AWC paintings will become someone's treasured gift.
Please think about participating. The fee is $10.00 for the first painting and $5.00 for your second piece. Remember the total size (including the frame) cannot exceed 30" by 40".

Please note:  this show has filled and registration is now closed.

Go to the Club Policies page for the full show standards and waiver form.


1. Eligibility
Unless the show is specified as “open,” only AWC members in good standing are eligible to submit entries to an AWC sponsored show.

2. General Requirements
a. Artwork Dimensions. The maximum frame size in any direction is 48”.
b. Frames/Cover. Frames must be well selected, well cut and of professional quality, with wire for hanging (no sawtooth hooks), with glass, acrylic or Plexiglas.  Art 24 x 30” or larger must have Plexiglas or acrylic for safety.
c. Identification. Artwork must be identified with artist’s name, title of painting, artist's contact information (phone number), and price.  If not for sale, include “NFS” or “Price upon Request”. This information should be placed on the rear lower left of the back of the artwork.

5. Waivers and Honor Statement:
Artists must agree to and sign the Waiver and Honor statement.

Recent Exhibitions

Linthicum Walks Awards Show
Historic Linthicum Walks
2295 Davidsonville Rd, Gambrills, MD 21054

Exhibition dates:  October 7 & 8, 2017

Thank you to our juror, David Lawton, and congratulations to the award winners:

First Place - Ronaldo Dorado - "Eastport Reflections"
Second Place - Sharon Porter - "Lighthouse"
Third Place - Stacy Lund Levy - "Lilies"
Honorable Mention -
Grace Stark - "The Harvest"
Kathy Strouss - "Batik Butterflies"
Janice Hendra - "Regent Spring"

Visit the gallery page for photos from this show!

"Brush Strokes"
Quiet Waters Park, Anne Arundel County Parks and Recreation
600 Quiet Waters Park Road Annapolis, MD 21403

Exhibition dates: May 24 - July 9, 2017

Congratulations to the award winners:

First Place - Annette Uroskie - "Beautiful Swimmers"
Second Place - Janice Hendra - "Swirl"
Third Place - Ardythe Jolliff - "Around and Around We Grow"
Honorable Mention:
Stacey Sass - "Under the August Sky"
Barbara Burns - "Wisteria"
Elizabeth Rounsaville -  "Reflections"
Stacy Levy - "Solitude"
Joan Machinchick - "Winter at Lake Claire Beach"
Sue Corrigan-Yo - "Swimming Upstream to Heaven's Gate"

Juror:  Linda Roberts

Visit the gallery page to see some photos from the opening reception.

BMW of Annapolis
Old Mill Bottom Road
Annapolis, MD

Exhibition Dates: March 1 - 30, 2017

Check out some photos of the opening reception here!

Ginger Cove
4000 River Crescent Drive
Annapolis, MD 21401

Exhibition dates: November 12, 2016 – January 6, 2017

Congratulations to members who sold artwork:
Joe Bodnar: “Mildred’s Magnolias”
Gail Cheney: “Love the Sun”
Rita Grau: “Beautiful Peony” and “Narcissus”
Kathy Gardiner ” Stargazer”

Next Show at Ginger Cove:  December 9th, 2017  - Jan. 19, 2018