June 2018 Exhibitions at Montpelier Arts Center

By Editorial Team on June 4, 2018
HORSE; Welded Stainless Steel Rod, Larger that Life, Richard Zandler. Courtesy of Montpelier Arts Center.
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Opening Receptions: Friday, June 8 from 7pm to 9pm
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Main Gallery
37th Annual Invitation Sculpture Exhibition
Richard Zandler: Retrospective
June 8 – July 29
Artist Talk: June 15 at 12pm
Richard Zandler, former Director of Montpelier Arts Center, creates figura­tive sculpture in a variety of media. He is best known for his public commis­sions of large-scale wire sculptures as well as his monumental bronze relief sculptures for public spaces.

PIOLT 1; Neil Feather. Courtesy of Montpelier Arts Center.

Library Gallery
Ball Movies
Neil Feather
June 8 – July 29
Ball Movies experiments with the physics of balls of all kinds, sizes, and materials. Neil Feather combines the balls of bowling, billiards, ping-pong, marbles, croquet, and magnetic in moving situations with tilted turntables, springs, serving trays, drums, pendulums, and speakers to create a unique musical experience. Short videos will be used to showcase this musical concert.

CHIMES OF ROMANCE; Melissa Burley. Courtesy of Montpelier Arts Center.

Resident Artist Gallery
Melissa Burley
June 2 – June 24
Melissa Burley combines reclaimed items that may include glass, test tubes, furniture parts, and automobile and bicycle components and then illuminates them with halogen or LED lighting. The ultimate goal of her work is to elevate these recycled materials to a level that suggests there is beauty in life after death and to open the eyes of others to consider their role in the preservation of our earth.

Gallery Hours:

  • Sunday through Saturday: 10am to 5pm

Montpelier Arts Center is located at 9652 Muirkirk Rd., Laurel, MD.