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Exhibits

Visual Arts

Exhibition Opportunities


To have your work considered for future exhibits in HCAC galleries, download the following application:

HCAC General Exhibition Application



Paint It! Ellicott City

Our annual plein air paint-out event and exhibit will take place July 11-14, 2014, presented in partnership with Howard County Tourism and Howard County Public School System.

Artist's prospectus and entry form is now available:

Paint It! Ellicott City Guidelines

Paint It! Ellicott City Entry Form

Email entries to Exhibits@hocoarts.org. If you have questions, you may email Beth Forbes at beth@hocoarts.org. Deadline for entry is April 30, 2014.


Open Paint-Out
Not interested in applying to the juror? 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.

Open Paint Artist Registration Form

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ARTsites 2014

The Arts Council is pleased to announce that the sculptures and locations have been selected for ARTsites 2014. The following sculptures will be installed in May remain in place until August 2015:

Aerial Delineation by Craig Kraft — George Howard Building, Howard County Government

Chapel Oak by Foon Sham — James and Anne Robinson Nature Center, Howard County Recreation & Parks

Happy Wanderers by Charlie Brouwer — Gary J. Arthur Community Center, Howard County Recreation & Parks

Triangle Tango by Bob Turan — North Laurel Community Center, Howard County Recreation & Parks

Prism Arc X by Carl Billingsley — East Columbia Branch, Howard County Library System

Sun to Moon Rotation by Mary Angers — Central Branch, Howard County Library System

Blue Wedge by Carl Billingsley — Elkridge Branch, Howard County Library System

Wood's Revenge – Resawn by Stephen Klema — Corporate Office Properties Trust

Column III by Steven Durow — Aida Bistro, Corporate Office Properties Trust

Big Red by David Friedheim — The Arc of Howard County

Sunbeam by Cathrin Hoskinson — Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center, Howard Community College

Tower Five by Jan Paul Acton — Wincopin Lakeside Building, Kincade, LLC


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Check out the Exhibits at HCAC!

Gallery Hours:
Monday - Friday 10AM-8PM; Saturday 10AM-4PM;
Sunday 12-4PM. Closed most federal holidays.





Current Exhibits


March 14–April 25

Reception: March 14, 5–7pm


Gallery I: Alternative Processes—Alternative Materials


A Youth Art Month exhibit featuring hundreds of works created by  Howard County public school students in grades K–12.

Guests enjoy the 2013 Youth Art Month reception (HCAC Photo)

Gallery II: No Boundaries

A collection of artwork created by individuals with disabilities enrolled in art classes offered by Howard County Recreation and Parks' Department of Therapeutic Recreation and Inclusion Services.



Upcoming Exhibits

May 9–June 27

Reception: June 19, 6–8pm

Gallery I: Resident Visual Artists Exhibit 2014


Exhibit features recent work in a variety of media by the Center for the Arts' resident artists.


Joan Bevelaqua, Red Dress with Fox Skull

Gallery II: Weaving Outside of the Box: Idioms in Fiber

A showcase of ‘idiom-inspired’ fiber art by members of the Weavers’ Guild of Greater Baltimore.

Monica Kelly, Raining Cats and Dogs


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ARTsites 2013

ARTsites 2013 sculptures will remain in place until April 2014, so there is still time to check them out if you haven't already:

One Big Scoop by Kevin Vanek — George Howard Building, Howard County Government

In Harmony by Paul Steinkoenig — Central Branch, Howard County Library System

Hope by Charlie Brouwer — East Columbia Branch, Howard County Library System

Continuum by Jodi Hollnagel-Jubran — Elkridge Branch, Howard County Library System

Music of the Squares by Bob Turan — Gary J. Arthur Community Center, Howard County Recreation and Parks

Getting the Band Back Together by Ed Kidera — North Laurel Community Center, Howard County Recreation and Parks

Outrigger by Bobby Donovan — Aida Bistro, Corporate Office Properties Trust

1/2 x 3 by Philip Smith — Wincopin Lakeside Building, Kincade, LLC

Autumn Amber by Glenn Zweygardt  — Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center, Howard Community College

Sentinel Magic by Jim Paulsen — The Arc of Howard County

Bud by Carl Billingsley — Howard County General Hospital

Appalachian Spring by Charles Pilkey — James and Anne Robinson Nature Center


ARTsites 2013 Brochure








The gallery program at the Howard County Arts Council was established to:

  • Enhance the public's appreciation of the visual arts

  • Provide a venue to exhibit work of local and regional artists in a professional space

  • Provide leadership in the arts by presenting a broad spectrum of arts in all media both emerging and established


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