Author: Marylou Bono

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Fine Work by the Gaithersburg Fine Arts Association Award-winners were celebrated May 10 at the Kentlands Mansion during a special reception for the Gaithersburg Fine Arts Association (GFAA) 32nd Annual Juried Exhibition. Sandra Schraibman, GFAA show chairwoman, said that 90…

Tony Glander Talks About the Future of Contemporary Art

I recently chatted with Tony Glander, resident artist at the Arts Barn, about the future of contemporary art as a preview to his lecture, “Art Night Out: Out of the Box—Contemporary Art Lecture,” planned for May 18. Not surprisingly, technological…

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Textures and Textiles Dazzle at the Arts Barn Artists in the new “Textures and Textiles” exhibit at the Arts Barn spoke about their work and what inspires it at an opening reception on April 12. Curator Mary Weiss-Waldhorn brought Karen…

Fascinating Facets of Printmaking on Exhibit at Arts Barn

Printmakers use an array of intricate techniques, many with ancient roots. Artists exhibiting in the Arts Barn’s “Art of the Print” gathered for a reception March 1 to discuss and share their work. Visitors saw intaglio, where lines of the…

Maryland Colonial History and the ‘Artifacts of Outlander’

If you follow the Starz series “Outlander” and are familiar with Jamie’s growl of “Sassenach!” or have read the book series by Diana Gabaldon, you may be interested in popping over to the Gaithersburg Community Museum to take in the…

‘Myths, Archetypes and Folklore’ Captivates at Arts Barn

With the strains of Mary White’s lovely harp in the background, the Gaithersburg Arts Barn hosted a reception with the artists participating in the Arts on the Green’s exhibit “Myths, Archetypes and Folklore” on Saturday, Jan. 27. Curated by Mary…

Eye on Art: Photography Takes Flight at TECRO

Majestic photographic renderings of herons, egrets and bald eagles have temporarily nested at the Culture Center of TECRO (Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office) in Gaithersburg. Created by eight members of the Taiwanese American Photo Club (TAPC) over several years,…