‘Celestial Praise House for Seneca Village' Exhibit by local artists Leslie King-Hammond and Jose Mapily runs through Saturday, May 1, at Banneker-Douglass Museum, 84 Franklin St. in Annapolis. This large-scale exhibit of Plexiglas and beads depicts a portion of Seneca Village, a 19th-century African-American settlement in what is now New York's Central Park. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Admission is free. Information: 410-216-6180.
Art exhibit Show featuring works from students in classes at the O'Malley Senior Activity Center will be on display through May 3 at 1275 Odenton Road. Exhibit consists of drawings, oil paintings, watercolors, pastels, figure paintings, colored pencil drawings and more. Information and hours: 410-222-6227.
‘Painting the Light' Oil paintings by plein air artist Tim Bell are on display at McBride Gallery, 215 Main St., Annapolis, through May 9. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon to 5:30 p.m. Sundays, and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays. Information: 410-267-7077.
‘James Earl: Drawings, Sketchbooks, and Prints' Exhibit will be on display through May 16 in St. John's College's Lillian Vanous Nutt Room of the Greenfield Library, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Information and library hours: 410-626-2548 or stjohnscollege.edu.
‘Notes & Essays: Eastern Shore Paintings' Works by Elissa O'Loughlin are on display through May 28 at Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely. Show is part of the arboretum's exhibition series of work on natural themes by regional artists. For gallery hours and more information: 410-634-2847 or adkinsarboretum.org.
Permanent exhibit 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.