THE ALLEGANY ARTS COUNCIL INVITES YOU TO EXPLORE THE WIDE VARIETY OF ARTWORK CREATED BY OUR COUNTY'S BUSTLING ARTS COMMUNITY.
 

FEATURED ARTISTS

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Patricia Hilton
"Woods Edge"

Woods Edge

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2015
 

Angela Hedderick
"Foxglove"

Foxglove

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Painting
20 inch x 10 inch
Oil on wood
2015
 

Wayne George
"Fill 'er Up"

Fill

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35 1/2 inch x 26 inch
Acrylic on Illustration Board
 

Ed Coffey
"Jesus in my Pancake"

Jesus in my Pancake

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28 inch x 20 inch
alcohol ink,acrylic paint on plastic on wire frame.
2016
 

Jennifer Lynne Ziemann
"It Ain't Leavin', It's Escapin'"

It Ain

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30 inch x 48 inch
acrylic/spray paint on metal
 
 

FEATURED EVENTS

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EXPLORE CURRENT, UPCOMING AND ARCHIVED ART COUNCIL EVENTS.

 

Photography 101 with Marlaina Pacifico

18 Jan 2017 : 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Tickets Required

Marlaina Pacifico will be teaching Photography 101 on January 18th, Wednesday, from 6-7:30 pm $45 per student per class SLR (DSLR) Camera class will cover the basic functions, trouble shooting for difficult lighting & subject situations, with a touch of creative development. *Equipment Required* 1.) A Digital SLR Camera (DSLR) with interchangeable lenses with "manual" mode 2.) Camera Owner Manual, read prior to class 3.) Memory Card 4.) An Unquenched Thirst for Knowledge Marlaina is proprietor of Grin Gallery www.gringallery.com and has a gallery shop at 120 W. Pitt Street in Bedford, PA For more information or to sign up please call us at 301.777.2787 or email Heidi Custer hcuster@alleganyarts.org A single-lens reflex camera (SLR) is a camera that typically uses a mirror and prism system (hence "reflex" from the mirror's reflection) that permits the photographer to view through the lens and see exactly what will be captured.

 



CALL FOR ENTRIES: MOUNTAIN MARYLAND PLEIN AIR

01 Nov - 12 Feb

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Call for Entries: 2017 Mountain Maryland Plein Air

Entries for the 2017 ...


 

Allegany National Photography Competition & Exhibition Call for Entries

07 Dec - 27 Feb

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The Allegany Arts Council is pleased to announce the call for entries into the Allegany National ...


 

START TO FINISH III

04 Jan - 28 Jan

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Calling all Arts Council Artist Members! It's time for Start to Finish, our interactive, studio-arti ...


 

Photography 101 with Marlaina Pacifico

18 Jan

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Marlaina Pacifico will be teaching Photography 101 on January 18th, Wednesday, from 6-7:30 pm $45 pe ...


 

Dance Lesson and Social Dance

20 Jan


The Allegany Arts Council hosts a group dance lesson and social dance for all ages. In cooperation w ...


 

Arts for Sweethearts

24 Jan - 14 Feb


Local Valentine's Day gift art ...


 

Sewing by Hand: Arts Saturdays

28 Jan

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10:30am-12pm. Learn various stitches and techniques to accomplish a finished product of a spherical ...


 

ART IN SEQUENCE

04 Feb - 25 Feb


February 4-25. Join us for Art in Sequence - Graphic Novels and Comics! Public reception for thi ...


 

FSU Cultural Events Series: Dinner with Cyrille Aimee

10 Feb

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Romance is in store with a LIVE! at StarScape club performance from magnetic French songstress Cyril ...


 

The Vagina Monologues

10 Feb - 11 Feb


The Allegany Arts Council Performing Arts Committee presents: The Vagina Monologues! Proceeds from t ...


 

Valentine's Day Poetry Reading

14 Feb


February 14th. ...


 

FSU Cultural Events Series: On The EDGE: Daniel Davis

02 Mar

It Ain

Thursday, March 2 brings contemporary violinist Daniel Davis for a performance in the Alice R. Manic ...


 

SOUTH OF THE BORDER

04 Mar - 25 Mar


March 4-25. South of the border-art of West Virginia featuring Sandra Wright! Public reception S ...


 

FSU Cultural Events Series: The Mystical Arts of Tibet Mandala Sand Painting

05 Mar - 09 Mar

It Ain

Tibetan Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery will construct a Mandala Sand Painting Sunday ...


 

FSU Cultural Events Series: The Mystical Arts of Tibet Sacred Music, Sacred Dance

09 Mar

It Ain

The Mystical Arts of Tibet presents Buddhist monks of the Drepung Loselang Monastery, who arrive in ...


 

Backbone Mountain Review Launch Party

26 Mar


March 26, 2-4pm. ...


 

Photo boot camp: Arts Saturdays

01 Apr


April 1 10:30am-12pm. ...


 

Photography Month Activities

01 Apr - 30 Apr


Gallery talks, kids events and more! ...


 

Digital Arts Days

05 Apr - 26 Apr


April 5, 12, 19, 26. ...


 

FSU Cultural Events Series: On The EDGE: The Filharmonic

06 Apr

It Ain

A cappella singing group The Filharmonic arrives on Thursday, April 6 for a performance in the Alice ...


 

ALLEGANY NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION AND EXHIBITION

07 Apr - 29 Apr


April 7-29 Allegany National Photography Competition & Exhibition. Public reception Saturday April ...


 

FSU Cultural Events Series: Brock McGuire Band

08 Apr

It Ain

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FSU Cultural Events Series: Dr. Lonnie Smith

22 Apr

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A LIVE! at StarScape club performance from iconic jazz musician Dr. Lonnie Smith takes place in the ...


 

Up, Up, and Away- Suitcase Soiree

28 Apr


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Up, Up and Away Suitcase Soirée Fundraiser

28 Apr


Your chance to win a round-trip flight in a private plane to a vacation destination! ...


 

Frostburg Arts Walk

29 Apr


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ARTFUL FASHION

06 May - 27 May


May 6-27. Artful Fashion - A National Competition & Exhibition featuring the Western Maryland Water ...


 

FSU Cultural Events Series: Maryland Symphony Orchestra with Guest Yuliya Gorenmen

12 May

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The Maryland Symphony Orchestra, led by Musical Director Elizabeth Schulze, presents a Masterworks c ...


 

16th Annual Members Show

03 Jun - 17 Jun


June 3-17. 16th Annual Members Show! Public reception Saturday, June 10 6-8pm. ...


 

42nd Annual Members Meeting and Members Show

10 Jun


...


 

9TH ANNUAL MOUNTAIN MARYLAND PLEIN AIR

19 Jun - 24 Jun


June 19-24. 9th Annual Mountain Maryland Plein Air. Collector's reception Friday, June 23rd, 6-8pm ...


 

Plein Air Week Activities

19 Jun - 25 Jun


Quickdraws, demonstrations, workshops and more! ...


 

Summer Art Camps

26 Jun - 30 Jun


June 26-30. Also July 17-21, and August 7-11. ...


 

HOT GLASS

12 Aug - 03 Sep


August 12-September 3. Hot Glass featuring Neal Redmond. Public reception Saturday August 19 6-8pm ...


 

Will's Creek Exhibition

09 Sep - 30 Sep


September 9-30. Will's Creek Exhibition. Public reception Saturday September 9 6-8pm. ...


 

Cumberland Arts Walk

09 Sep


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Alexis Levine and MOUNTAIN MARYLAND STUDIO TOUR ARTISTS

06 Oct - 29 Oct


October 6-29. Alexis Levine and MOUNTAIN MARYLAND STUDIO TOUR ARTISTS. Public reception Saturday O ...


 

Mountain Maryland Studio Tour

21 Oct - 29 Oct


October 21, 22 & 28, 29. ...


 

Parris Ashley and Marlaina Pacifico

03 Nov - 25 Nov


November 3-25. Parris Ashley and Marlaina Pacifico Public Reception Saturday, November 4 6-8pm. ...


 

Small Wonders 6x6 Fundrasier

01 Dec - 30 Dec


December 1-30. Small Wonders 6x6 Fundrasier Public reception Saturday, December 2 6-8pm. ...


 

Winter Art Camp

26 Dec - 29 Dec


December 26-29. ...


 

 
 
 

ART COUNCIL EVENTS


CALL FOR ENTRIES: MOUNTAIN MARYLAND PLEIN AIR

01 Nov - 12 Feb


Call for Entries: 2017 Mountain Maryland Plein Air

Entries for the 2017 ...


 
 

Allegany National Photography Competition & Exhibition Call for Entries

07 Dec - 27 Feb


The Allegany Arts Council is pleased to announce the call for entries into the Allegany National ...


 
 

START TO FINISH III

04 Jan - 28 Jan


Calling all Arts Council Artist Members! It's time for Start to Finish, our interactive, studio-arti ...


 
 

Photography 101 with Marlaina Pacifico

18 Jan


Marlaina Pacifico will be teaching Photography 101 on January 18th, Wednesday, from 6-7:30 pm $45 pe ...


 
 

Dance Lesson and Social Dance

20 Jan


The Allegany Arts Council hosts a group dance lesson and social dance for all ages. In cooperation w ...


 
 

Arts for Sweethearts

24 Jan - 14 Feb


Local Valentine's Day gift art ...


 
 
 

COMMUNITY EVENTS


FSU Cultural Events Series: Dinner with Cyrille Aimee

10 Feb


Romance is in store with a LIVE! at StarScape club performance from magnetic French songstress Cyril ...


 
 

FSU Cultural Events Series: On The EDGE: Daniel Davis

02 Mar


Thursday, March 2 brings contemporary violinist Daniel Davis for a performance in the Alice R. Manic ...


 
 

FSU Cultural Events Series: The Mystical Arts of Tibet Sacred Music, Sacred Dance

09 Mar


The Mystical Arts of Tibet presents Buddhist monks of the Drepung Loselang Monastery, who arrive in ...


 
 

FSU Cultural Events Series: On The EDGE: The Filharmonic

06 Apr


A cappella singing group The Filharmonic arrives on Thursday, April 6 for a performance in the Alice ...


 
 

FSU Cultural Events Series: Brock McGuire Band

08 Apr


...


 
 

FSU Cultural Events Series: Dr. Lonnie Smith

22 Apr


A LIVE! at StarScape club performance from iconic jazz musician Dr. Lonnie Smith takes place in the ...


 
 

FSU Cultural Events Series: Maryland Symphony Orchestra with Guest Yuliya Gorenmen

12 May


The Maryland Symphony Orchestra, led by Musical Director Elizabeth Schulze, presents a Masterworks c ...


 
 

FSU Cultural Events Series: The Mystical Arts of Tibet Mandala Sand Painting

05 Mar - 09 Mar


Tibetan Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery will construct a Mandala Sand Painting Sunday ...


 
 
 
 

OUR SPONSORS

Premium Business Members

The BB&T Corporation

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BB&T

 

Royal Bank of Canada

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Western Maryland Health System

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Mountain City Center for the Arts

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Basic Business Members

My Bank First United Bank & Trust

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CBIZ, Inc.

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HBP Inc

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Urology Associates Cumberland Maryland

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Opposite Genders

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Member Organizations

Allegany Museum

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Palace Theatre

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Schoolhouse Quilters GUILD

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St. Johns Episcopal Church

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FSU Dept. of Theatre & Dance

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Western Maryland Watercolor Society

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World Artist Experiences

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Partner Organizations

Luxury Leasing

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Manhattan Centre Golf & Gallery

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Maryland State Arts Council

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The PharmaCare Network

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Rotary Club of Cumberland Centennial

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Farm to Eatery Table

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Arby's

Arby

 

Eaton Young

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First Peoples

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Huber Michaels

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Main Street Books

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Allegany College of Maryland

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UMCES Appalachian Laboratory

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FSU Cultural Event Series

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Children's Literature Center

Children

 

Colored Pencil Society of America

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Cumberland Theatre

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Discount Sponsor

 

Embassy Theatre

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Discount Sponsor

 

Evergreen Heritage Center

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FSU Visual Arts Department

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Allegany County Library

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Mountainside Baroque

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Front & Centre Stage

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