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Oil Painters of America: 2018 Eastern Regional Exhibition

Event Date: 
October 28, 2018 (All day) - November 25, 2018 (All day)

Show Title: Oil Painters of America: Eastern Regional Juried Exhibition (OPA)
Exhibit: October 28 to November 25, 2018
Artist Reception: Sunday, October 28, 1:00-4:00pm
Awards Presentation: 2:00pm, Sunday, October 28
McBride Gallery, 215 Main Street in Annapolis, presents a premier event, hosting the 2018 “Oil Painters of America: Eastern Regional Exhibition.” Over a hundred oil painters from the United States and Canada are juried into this major exhibition. The reception to meet the artists is Sunday, October 28, from 1 - 4 pm. Awards will be presented by awards juror, Kathy Anderson OPAM (OPA Master Signature Member) at 2:00pm. The exhibit will run until November 25th.
This is the second time Oil Painters of America, a national art membership organization, is bringing their prestigious organization’s exhibition to Maryland. Cynthia McBride said, “I am honored McBride Gallery was invited to host the Eastern Regional OPA show again this year. OPA is known for high quality paintings by their members. I have long supported and featured the art of representational painters, which is also the mission of Oil Painters of America.”
Special events include a plein air painting session with the OPA artists with a group critique on Friday, October 26, at 4:00pm by John Michael Carter OPAM. Enjoy painting demonstrations at McBride Gallery on Saturday by Kathy Anderson (9:30-12:30) and John Michael Carter (1:30-4:30). See the gallery website for event details for participation in these free events. Seating is limited.


McBride Gallery
215 Main Street
United States