To have your work considered for future exhibits in HCAC galleries, download the following application:
Art Howard County 2015
Applications are now being accepted for this biennial, juried exhibit. Visual artists 18 years of age and older who live, work, or study in Howard County are eligible to apply. Paula L. Phillips, Community Arts Professor, Maryland Institute College of Art, will serve as juror for the exhibit. Deadline to apply is August 31.
Paint It! Ellicott City 2015
Congratulations to the following artists, who were selected for the juried portion of the event:
Even if you weren't juried in to Paint It!, you can still set up your easel and paint one, two, or all three days alongside other artists during the paint-out! Your work will be exhibited in HCCA's lobby during the reception and through the summer at the Howard County Welcome Center in Ellicott City.
Paint It! Ellicott City Open Paint-Out Registration Form
To pay for your Open Paint-Out registration online, click here.
Quick Draw Competition: July 11, 10am-12pm
Join us for this brand new Paint It! event. For more information or to participate, contact Chuck Gruss at Mat About You Gallery & Custom Framing at 410-313-8860 or Charles@mataboutyou.com.
Reception & Open Paint-Out Exhibit: July 13, 6–8pm
The opening reception will feature the presentation of juror awards as well as a special one-night exhibit of work created during the Open Paint-Out.
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The Arts Council is pleased to announce the sculptures and locations for ARTsites 2014. The following sculptures will remain in place until July 15, 2015:
ARTsites 2014 brochures are available for pick-up at the Center for the Arts. A pdf version is available below:
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Check out the Exhibits at HCAC!
July 13–August 21
Gallery I: Paint It! Ellicott City 2015
An exhibit featuring work created by juried artists during the annual plein air paint-out.
Secret Rooftop Barbecue, Heather Leatherman, from Paint It! Ellicott City 2014
Gallery II: Present Past
A showcase of mixed-media photography by Michelle Rogers & George Smyth
The Braddock Project #18, George Smyth, from Present Past (courtesy of the artist)
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The gallery program at the Howard County Arts Council was established to: