'Just in Time for the Holidays' An exhibit of works by plein-air painters that reflect the quiet, snow-covered environment of the holiday season opens Friday, Nov. 23 and runs through Dec. 31 at Benfield Gallery, 485 Jumpers Hole Road in Pasadena. A reception will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 1; light refreshments will be served. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Information: 410-544-2299.
'From Painting to Painting as Sculpture' An exhibit featuring the works of Lilian Thomas Burwell is on view through Dec. 31 at the 333 Gallery at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis, 333 Dubois Road. A reception will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. to noon Sundays. Information: 410-266-8044.
'Exclusively 6x6 Small Paintings' The exhibit opens Wednesday, Nov. 21, and runs through Dec. 24 at Main Street Gallery, 216A Main St. in Annapolis. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturdays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: 410-216-7166 or mainstreetfineart.com.
'Six Artists — Six Directions' An exhibition of works by artists influenced by the Chesapeake Bay and surrounding estuaries runs through Jan. 30 at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, 723 Second St. Gallery hours are noon to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays. Information: 410-295-0104 or amaritime.org.
'Strokes of Genius' The Maryland Federation of Art presents "Strokes of Genius: Fine Art Painting Exhibition" through Saturday, Nov. 24, at the Circle Gallery, 18 State Circle in Annapolis. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. Information: 410-268-4566.
At Maryland Hall "Connections" and "Landy Hales: Layered Posters," are on view through Dec. 7 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Information: 410-263-5544 or marylandhall.org.
'For the Beauty of the Earth' Landscape and nature paintings by Becky Johnson and Marlene Sweger are on display through Sunday, Nov. 25, in the gallery of Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church, 611 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd. in Severna Park. Hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and weekends by appointment. Information and appointments: 410-647-0135.
Autumn celebration McBride Gallery's 27th annual "Autumn Celebration of Art" runs through Sunday, Nov. 18, at 215 Main St. in Annapolis. The show features more than 35 artists exhibiting more than 100 works in oil, watercolor, ceramics and bronze. Information: 410-267-7077.
'Kevin Fitzgerald 2012' A solo show featuring works in oil by Eastern Shore artist Kevin Fitzgerald runs through Sunday, Nov. 18, at Main Street Gallery, 216A Main St. in Annapolis. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturdays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: 410-216-7166 or mainstreetfineart.com.
'Dance of the Seasons' An exhibition of botanical paintings by Katherine Allen is on view through Friday, Nov. 30, at Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road near Tuckahoe State Park in Ridgely. The show is part of the arboretum's exhibition series of work on natural themes by regional artists. Hours and information: 410-634-2847, ext. 0, or adkinsarboretum.org.
'Traveling the World' An exhibit featuring photographs Lynn Abercrombie and her late husband, Tom, took for National Geographic magazine are on view and continue until spring at the Captain Salem Avery House Museum, 1418 E. West Shady Side Road. Information: 410-867-4486 or captainaverymuseum.orghttp://captainaverymuseum.org.
Annapolis collection 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