The Montgomery Art Association has moved to a different location within the Westfield Wheaton mall.
Montgomery Art Association
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
The gallery in Westfield Wheaton will feature works by Sara Becker and other local artists this month.
Monday, January 7, 2013
The gallery, which features the work of local artists, is located in the lower level of the Wheaton mall.
Thursday, December 6, 2012
The Montgomery Art Association will host a reception for its December show at the gallery in Westfield Wheaton.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Looking for some fun activities this coming weekend?
To find interesting things to do this weekend, there's no need to leave the Wheaton area. - Six Montgomery County high schools are competing in the Sixth Annual Northwood Drumline Showcase this Saturday afternoon at Northwood High School. - The Brookside Gardens visitors center is showcasing a free exhibition of drawings and paintings by local artists. - The Montgomery Art Association has settled into its new gallery space in Westfield Wheaton mall. Its current art show runs through December 2 and features local artists. - Want to see a flying squirrel and find out more about how it lives? Come to the Brookside Nature Center Friday evening. Note that "Rain cancels the program because squirrels have galoshes." - Brookside Nature Center …
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Westfield Wheaton is leasing a new gallery space to the MAA, on the lower level of the mall, across from Dick's Sporting Goods.
Only a few hours after the Montgomery Art Association opened the doors on its new gallery space in Westfield Wheaton on Friday, artist Julie Smith sold her first painting. "It's a good omen," said Smith, an MAA member from Olney. "I hope we're here for a while." MAA left the mall in April after Westfield Wheaton determined that it wanted the space to be available for businesses attracted by the incoming Costco, whose scheduled Oct. 18 opening has been delayed. But now Westfield Wheaton has arranged for MAA to return on an indefinite lease, in a prime spot on the lower level across from DSW Shoes and near the new Dick's Sporting Goods, which opened last week. [Get daily and breaking news email updates by signing up for free newsletters from…
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
This Labor Day weekend, Montgomery Art Association organized the annual 'Paint the Town' art show in the Kensington Armory, Saturday - Monday.
Juried by watercolorist David R. Daniels, this year's "Paint the Town" art show in the Kensington Armory featured over 100 artists from all over Montgomery County and the metro area. The show has been a Kensington Labor Day weekend tradition since the mid-1980's when Kensington resident and artist Bertha Clum called for an art show besides a parade. She donated the Clum-Kennedy Gardens on Kensington Parkway to the Town of Kensington and they became the site of the first few "Art in the Park" events. Painting outdoors, on-site, also became a Kensington Labor Day weekend tradition. The Montgomery Art Association "Paint the Town" show features a Kensington award category, which goes out to a work of art depicting Kensington. This year's first…