Shades of Pastel

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Shades of Pastel

Maryland Pastel Society

May 7–July 2, 2022

Gallery Hours: Wednesday–Saturday: 12–4pm

The Maryland Pastel Society returns to Strathmore with their biennial juried exhibition featuring pastel artists from around the nation. Soft pastels have a high concentration of pigment, resulting in intense hues in an extensive range of colors from earth tones to vibrant shades. The Maryland Pastel Society is devoted to promoting the art of soft pastel and the professional development of pastel artists.

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Banner: detail of Florida's Forgotten Post by Nancie King Mertz, from the 2019/2020 biennial exhibition


Opening Reception

Also On View

Terence Nicholson Sarahprint Pivot Exhibition

Pivot: Terence Nicholson

Nicholson’s new work embraces a creative shift and follows intuition and inspiration.


Generous support for this exhibition is provided by Karen Lefkowitz and Al Neyman

Mansion At Strathmore Spring

Invitational Gallery

Rashad Ali Muhammad

Muhammad builds a sense of wonder and mystique in his work through various mediums. His art explores themes of spirituality, cultural identity, and finding harmony in life.

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