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MICA faculty show

Local professors will display their creative work in Sabbatical Exhibition, a group show featuring five faculty members from the Maryland Institute College of Art.


Pieces by Annet Couwenberg, Jane Elkinton, Barry Nemett, Carole Poppleton and Dan Dudrow will be showcased in the exhibition, which opens Saturday in the school's Decker Gallery.

A reception will take place from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m on Sept. 4, and the show will run through Sept. 14.


The Maryland Institute College of Art is at 1300 Mount Royal Ave. Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays. For more information, call 410-225-2300 or visit

New photo gallery

The Chesapeake Photo Gallery in downtown Annapolis is a new addition to the Baltimore area art scene.

The space opened in January and features the photographs of more than a dozen local artists, including Roger Miller and Warren Kahle.

But the gallery doesn't just specialize in prints with a local or maritime flair, however.

It's also a dealer of National Geographic, Life and Associated Press archival images.

The Chesapeake Photo Gallery is at 92 Maryland Ave., Annapolis. Hours are 11 a.m.-5:30 pm. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. For more information, call 410-268-0050 or visit

All things, big and small


Science and nature are the inspiration for art in From the Atom to the Cosmos, a group show at the Foundry Gallery in Washington.

The works of 10 gallery artists, including Peter Robinson and Ann Stein, are featured in the show, which runs through Aug. 31. The multimedia exhibition includes works that explore a broad range of subjects, from space to the human body.

The Foundry Gallery is at 9 Hillyer Court, 2nd Floor, Washington. Hours are 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sundays. Call 202-387-0203 or visit