Chestertown RiverArts’ Call for Artists: “Birds and Bees, and Their Houses”

(Chestertown Riverarts) Although we are amid this cold wintery season, it is not too early to be thinking about Spring. To usher in this delightful season, The RiverArts Galleries will be hosting an eclectic and unique show, Birds and Bees, and their Houses in March. We invite you to exhibit your creative works that exemplify […]

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RiverArts Launches Film Society with Screening of The Butler

RiverArts, a dynamic, regional arts center whose mission is to be the place where the arts meet the community, has launched a Film Society that focuses on film as a visual art form and forum for social commentary. A screening of The Butler will kick off the 2018 season with a talkback by Wil Haygood […]

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Not Just Crosses and Cathedrals: How Medieval Art Matters Today

(Chestertown RiverArts) Medieval art can feel very distant from the beliefs and concerns of today’s world, but when we move beyond the most familiar works to explore the Middle Ages more broadly, we can find insights onto many of today’s most pressing concerns. How do humans relate to the natural world? What do we have […]

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RiverArts 9th Annual “Paint the Town”: A Plein Air Festival on the Eastern Shore of MD for Art Lovers and Collectors

(RiverArts 9th Annual “Paint the Town”: A Plein Air Festival) After a brutally cold winter, what better way to savor the warmth and beauty of early spring than to come to RiverArts 9th Annual “Paint the Town”, April 26-29, 2018 where more than fifty talented artists will paint Chestertown and the surrounding countryside and waterways. […]

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“Colorblind: The Art of Black and White” and Joanne Scott Retrospective Open Friday at RiverArts

(Chestertown RiverArts) The RiverArts galleries offer two exceptional exhibits for the month of February. Opening reception is First Friday, February 2, 2018 5 to 8 pm. In the main gallery, ‘Colorblind: The Art of Black and White,” artists invite viewers to discover the power and beauty of an image reduced to its essential black and […]

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