'Lois Mailou Jones: A Life in Vibrant Color' Exhibition of more than 50 paintings, drawings and textile designs influenced by great American movements of the 20th century will be on display from Jan. 10 to Feb. 12 at St. John's College's Mitchell Gallery, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. A reception will be held from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 15. Gallery hours and information: 410-626-2539.
Art show Members of the Pascal Senior Activity Center's Open Studio Group will present an exhibit of various media Jan. 3-31 at the North County Library, 1010 Eastway in Glen Burnie. A reception to meet the artists will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 18 at the library. Information: 410-222-6680.
'A Sense of Place' Encaustic paintings by Marilyn Banner are on view through Jan. 27 at the Adkins Arboretum's Visitors Center, 12610 Eveland Road near Tuckahoe State Park in Ridgely. Encaustic paint is described as molten beeswax mixed with damar resin (crystallized tree sap), tinted with pigment and heated until it is molten. Hours and information: 410-634-2847, ext. 0 or adkinsarboretum.org.
'Faces of Ghana' A photography exhibit by Jay L. Baker is on view through June 2 at the Banneker-Douglass Museum, 84 Franklin St. in Annapolis. Exhibit hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Closed Sunday-Monday. Information: 410-216-6180 or bdmuseum.com.
Photographs An exhibit of maritime photography by members of the Digital Photography Club of Annapolis is on view through Jan. 15 at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, 723 Second St. in Annapolis. Gallery hours are noon to 4 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays. Information: 410-295-0104 or amaritime.org.
Shady Side history "Memories and Mementos: The History of Shady Side Schools from 1868 to 1978," an exhibit researched by the Shady Side Rural Heritage Society, is on display at the Captain Salem Avery Museum, 1418 E. West Shady Side Road. Hours and information: 410-867-4486 or shadysidemuseum.org.
Permanent Works by Roxie Munro, Sy Mohr, Sally Comport and others can be found at the Annapolis Collection, 45 West St., Annapolis. Information: 410-280-1414.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun