Through its arts program, University of Maryland University College provides a prestigious and wide-ranging forum for emerging and established artists.
Joseph Sheppard: Highlights from the UMUC Collection
Exhibition Dates: October 29, 2017–October 28, 2018
A Maryland native, Joseph Sheppard is an internationally known master artist who has produced artwork for nearly seven decades. This exhibition features selected pieces from UMUC's collection, which includes more than 100 of Sheppard's works. The selected works reflect diverse mediums and formats: drawings, paintings, landscapes, and figures.
The Language of Abstraction: Ed Clark, Richard W. Franklin, and Kenneth Young
Exhibition Dates: March 4–June 24, 2018
Artists Ed Clark, Richard W. Franklin, and the late Kenneth Young have approached abstract art in different ways, but the work of each of them is structurally complex. This exhibition explores their different approaches to abstraction with the goal of unveiling the language within their work.
The Camera and Three Lenses
Exhibition Dates: May 7–July 20, 2018
Presented by UMUC and the U.S. District Courthouse in Greenbelt, this exhibition features the photography of William Anderson, Mignonette Dooley, and Bruce McNeil. These photographers use their life experiences and mastery of the camera to produce images that make viewers think, wonder, and smile.