2016 EXHIBITIONS

Bill Snow Grimaud Tucked in the Trees
oil on Canvas 20" x 24"

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HENLOPEN ACRES CAMPUS
  EXHIBITIONS

 

HOMESTEAD
EXHIBITIONS

January 1 – February 4

Members’ Sales Gallery
Corkran and Tubbs Galleries
This revolving exhibition highlights works in various mediums by the talented member artists of the Rehoboth Art League. It includes paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, pottery, glass, and
other craftworks.

February 5 – March 15

Red - a Members' Showcase Exhibition
Corkran and Tubbs Galleries
Colors hold significance for people around the world. Red has been a symbol of all things intense and passionate: excitement, energy, love, desire, speed, strength, power, danger, sincerity and, in Japan, happiness. Red is an exhibition that explores the color red in both 2-D
and 3-D mediums.

From Our Hands - a Pottery and Ceramics Showcase
A showcase of pottery and ceramic works by RAL member artists. 

Members’ Sales Gallery
Corkan Gallery

March 19 – April 3

Young at Art
Corkran and Tubbs Galleries
This exhibition features some of the wonderful artwork being created by children in our local communities. Over 25 private and public schools in Sussex County participate in this exhibition, which offers these young artists the opportunity to experience what it is like having their art in a gallery. Awards for outstanding work will be presented during the opening.

Members’ Sales Gallery
Ventures Gallery

April 8 – May 8

The Wildlife Experience - with artist Richard Clifton
Corkran Gallery
A self-taught artist who uses acrylic as his medium and waterfowls as his subject, Clifton’s work has been chosen for over 40 duck stamps, both in the US and internationally.

Wetlands and Waterways - a Photographic Exhibition curated by Terry Plowman
Tubbs Gallery
Terry Plowman is the founder, editor and publisher of Delaware Beach Life, a magazine focused on coastal Delaware's culture and lifestyle. A longtime resident of coastal Delaware, Plowman launched Delaware Beach Life in June 2002, now about to enter its 15th year of publication. Delaware Beach Life has won more than 100 awards for writing, editing, photography and design.

Taking Pencil to a Higher Level - Paul Treadway
Ventures Gallery
A self-described “extreme realist”, Paul Treadway is a wildlife artist whose work is created in black and white using graphite pencil. He also creates in color pencil and pastel and is the illustrator of the children’s book Frisbee’s Adventures, by Diana Woltereck. Scheduled book readings for children will be announced.

H20 - The Coastal Camera Club & Rehoboth Art League Members
Corkran Gallery
This juried exhibition by members of both The Coastal Camera Club and The Rehoboth Art League explores water as a general theme.

Members’ Sales Gallery
Corkran Gallery

April 8 - August 1

The Choreography of Shape - The Marcia and Henry
DeWitt Gallery
Curators Constance Costigan and Lee Wayne Mills select works from the Rehoboth Art League's Permanent Collection to correspond with the theme Wetlands and Waterways.

May 13 – June 12

Totally Geometric - a Members’ Showcase Exhibition
Corkran Gallery
RAL Member artists in this juried group exhibition explore abstraction in both 2-D and 3-D mediums.

Abstract America - Diane Mesirow
Tubbs Gallery
Mesirow's large-scale paintings explore both urban and rural American architecture with strong, angular and bold geometric shapes.

Into the Light - Marina Reiter 
Ventures Gallery
In this new body of work, Rieter celebrates life. Each painting is named after a positive feeling or human emotion. By working with color, symbolic abstract shapes and lines she attempts to evoke the positive feelings of happiness, love and joy.

Members’ Sales Gallery 
Corkran Gallery

June 17 – July 24

43rd Annual  Members’ Fine Craft Exhibition
Corkran and Tubbs Galleries
This exhibition showcases a wide variety of imaginative fine arts that are unique, whimsical and functional, including: baskets, ceramics, fiber, glass, handmade paper, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media and wood. Awards will be given for outstanding works.
Awards Judge:
Jennifer Zwilling
Curator of Artistic Programs at The Clay Studio, Philadelphia
Publications Researcher, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Adjunct Art History Faculty, Pennsylvania Academy
Adjunct Art History Faculty, Temple University, Tyler School of Art.

The Art of Memory* Assemblage - Felicia Belair-Rigdon 
Ventures Gallery
Winner of the 2015 42nd Annual Members’ Fine Craft Exhibition’s Mary Trimble Lynch Best in Show Award, this exhibition showcases intimate and imaginative
memory boxes.

July 29 – September 4

78th Annual Members’ Fine Arts Exhibition
Corkran, Ventures and Tubbs Galleries
This exhibition showcases artworks in a variety of mediums by over 125 of the Rehoboth Art League’s Member Artists. Following a long standing Rehoboth Art League tradition, awards of excellence are presented at the opening reception.
Awards Judge:
Jackie Milad
The Gretchen Hupfel Curator of Contemporary Art at the Delaware Contemporary, Wilmington

August 5 - September 4

The Outdoor Show
The Marcia and Henry DeWitt Gallery
This exhibition offers an account of the history of the RAL's Annual Fine Art & Craft Outdoor Show, by Dolores Andrew, who participated in the first show in 1973. 

September 9 – October 16

7th Regional Juried Biennial Exhibition
Corkran and Tubbs Galleries
Open to all artists living in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C., this exhibition represents a strong collection of works by master-level fine artists and artisans.

Juror and Awards Judge: George Ciscle has mounted groundbreaking exhibitions, developed community arts programs, and taught courses in the fine arts and humanities for 45 years. He is Curator-in-Residence at MICA where he created the Exhibition Development Seminar and served as Director of the MFA in Curatorial Practice for the past five years. He was also the founding director of The Contemporary Museum in Baltimore.

Pieces that Remain
Ventures Gallery
Steel from the World Trade Center - Photography by Robert Rathe

September 9 - December 31

Recent Acquisitions
The Marcia and Henry DeWitt Gallery
This exhibition showcases works of art that have been recently bequeathed to the Rehoboth Art League, and accepted into our Permanent Collection.

October 21 – November 27

In the Abstract - a Members' Showcase
Tubbs Galleries
In this juried Members’ exhibition, abstraction is explored through a variety of mediums. RAL members artists Mark Harris and George Thompson were selected from over 40 artists to present a highlight exhibition of their works.

Recent Linocuts - Mark Harris
Ground Waters - George W. Thompson

Towards the Hollow - Morgan Everhart
Ventures Gallery
Everhart’s work explores the uncertainty of location and attempts to understand how formal relationships such as color, gesture, and shape mirrors our ever-changing perspectives as we move through existence.

Illusions - Coastal Camera Club / Rehoboth Art League photographers. 
Nothing is at it seems in “Illusions,” a juried exhibition of works by members of the Coastal Camera Club who are also members of the Rehoboth Art League. Imagined or reality? See for yourself in this thought provoking photography exhibition juried by a team of Coastal Camera Club members.

Members’ Gallery of Art
Corkran Gallery

December 1 – February 2017

Members’ Gallery of Art
Corkran, Ventures and Tubbs Galleries


 

May 2 – October 31

Domestic Landscapes - a Members' Showcase Exhibition
In this 13-week revolving juried members’ exhibition, 2-D works of art representing distinct regional scenery are displayed, as well as craft works addressing the form and content of objects for the home.

PENINSULA RESORT
EXHIBITIONS


Exhibitions at the Peninsula Resort on the Indian River 
are private and open to residents and guests.

 

 

November 6, 2015 – February 10

Home and Abroad - Bill Snow
This exhibition, by realist painter Bill Snow, explores the play of light and shadow in cityscapes, townscapes
and landscapes.

February 15 – April 20

Spring Fever - a Juried Members’ Exhibition
Spring Fever is an exhibition that celebrates the emergence from winter into the uplifting sights and colors of spring.

 

April 21 – June 8  

Beaches, Boats and Conversations Thereof - Michele Byrne
Inspired by her travels, this exhibition showcases plein air paintings of beaches (including the Rehoboth-Lewes area), boats, cafes and restaurants (near or by the water).

June 9 – August 10  

Vistas: Balancing Imagination and Reality - Carol Carpenter
Mystified by the ever changing elements in nature, Carol Carpenter’s focus for this exhibition is “balancing imagination and reality”. She presents the essence of land, sea, and botanical forms transitioning between abstract and representational images.

August 11 – October 5

Call of the Mermaids- Eileen Olson
In this exhibition Olson uses the inspiration of the ocean to explore colors and organic shapes. Her abstract works become a visual metaphor of the magic of the sea.

October 6 – Jan 4, 2017

Ocean to Mountain - Kim Klabe
This exhibition focuses on the beauty of the flatlands of Sussex County and of nearby mountainous areas in Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia; highlighting their differences but also their similarities.