Reading in the Park by Joseph Sheppard

Join the University of Maryland University College community for the opening reception of Joseph Sheppard: Highlights from the UMUC Collection, a new exhibition that celebrates the master artist's work. A Baltimore native, Sheppard is an internationally renowned painter and sculptor whose work has been featured in collections around the world. This exhibition will feature selected pieces from UMUC's collection, which includes more than 100 of Sheppard's works. The selections highlight the artistry, craftsmanship, and diversity of his work and showcase Sheppard's realism, vibrant use of color, and attention to detail. The artist will give a talk at the reception.

Opening Reception and Artist Talk

Sunday, October 29, 2017
3–5 p.m.

Space is limited. For more information, call 301-985-7937 or visit

Exhibition Dates

October 29, 2017–October 28, 2018

Exhibition Hours

9 a.m.–7 p.m. daily


Dorothy L. and Henry A. Rosenberg Jr. Painting Gallery
The Leroy Merritt Center for the Art of Joseph Sheppard
University of Maryland University College
College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
3501 University Boulevard East
Adelphi, MD 20783 | Directions