Gallery Openings and Events

June 2019 Exhibitions at Montpelier Arts Center

Chase Pier Model by Paul Daniel. Courtesy of Montpelier Arts Center.

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Reception: Friday, June 7 from 7pm to 9pm
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38th Annual Invitational Sculpture Exhibition
June 7 – July 28
Artist Talk/Luncheon: Friday, June 14, 12 pm
The 38th annual Montpelier Invitational Sculpture Exhibition will take place in the Main Gallery at Montpelier Arts Center. Artists from the region including Eric Dyer, Laura Beth Konopinski, and Paul Daniel will exhibit contemporary sculpture. To register for the Artist Talk/Luncheon, please call 301-377-7800 by Friday, June 7, 2019.

Crest by Marcia Ray Wolfson. Courtesy of Montpelier Arts Center.

marcia wolfson ray: archiTERRA
June 7–July 28, 2019
Marcia Wolfson Ray is a Baltimore-based sculptor inspired by nature and the relationship humans have with the earth. Her archiTERRA exhibit presents the evolution of wood as art, and the experience creates a new environment, one that reflects the inter-dependency humans and the natural world have with each other. Ray hopes that when visiting the exhibit, the viewer experiences the deep-seated beauty in nature.

Raku Sculpture by Lori Ulmer-Hanson. Courtesy of Montpelier Arts Center.

Lori Ulmer-Hanson
June 1 – June 30
Lori Ulmer-Hanson is an American artist best known for her artwork derived from the human form. She creates her work using a diverse array of media, including bronze, stone, and clay, with each medium having different characteristics and requiring varying techniques. Figurativism may best describe Ulmer-Hanson’s works — particularly her sculptures, where her strong suggestive references and tacit understanding of abstracted shapes are clear. Although sculpture remains her principal medium, she also works in 2D as a painter, illustrator, and graphic designer.