Please join us at our next FREE GALLERY EVENT:

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2:00 – 4:00 PM | FREE

Join local artists Michelle Dickson, Craig Moran and Frank Cole in the galleries to explore the paintings, drawings and sculpture on display in their solo exhibits. Each artist will deliver a talk and spend tim with each piece on display as they explain their inspiration, creative process and techniques. Light refreshments served. Event is FREE and open to the public. All ages welcome.

Michelle Dickson: Neither Mine Nor Yours

Exploring the effects of time, memory, and our relationships to one another and our environment, Michelle Dickson presents a new series of drawings alongside an ongoing series of sculpture in her solo exhibition Neither Mine Nor Yours. Her sculptural works combine found natural materials, including driftwood, with plaster casts of her face…


Craig Moran: Spaced Out

Captivating the eye and the imagination, Craig Moran’s paintings use exuberant colors and a whirlwind of energetic shapes evoke elements of the natural world and portraiture in a dynamic flattened space. But before the Washington, DC artist puts brush to canvas, he spends an extended period of time cutting out random forms from a variety of source material…


Frank Cole: Rebuilding the Sky

Using bold and expressionistic brushstrokes, Frank Cole paints images of ocean and sky in an effort to communicate his feelings about human arrogance toward nature and the folly of trying to rebuild a sky carelessly destroyed. In his solo exhibition “Rebuilding The Sky,” he presents 26 works which include 15 selections from his ongoing series of large-scale, mixed media paintings…


Gallery Hours:

Monday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.*
Sunday: Closed*

*Galleries are often open in the evening and on Sundays when performances are offered at BlackRock. Galleries are closed to the public on certain dates when private events are held or exhibits are being installed.

Please call 301-528-2260 to confirm gallery open hours before your visit.

Galleries Closed:

The Galleries are sometimes closed to the public during private event rentals, when new exhibits are being installed, and when BlackRock is closed for holidays. 

Galleries Closed for LABOR DAY HOLIDAY:
Monday, September 2, 2019

Galleries Closed for Art Installation:
Monday, September 16 – Friday, September 20, 2019

Galleries Closed for Art Installation:
Monday, November 11  – Friday, November 15, 2019

Galleries Closed for THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY:
Thursday, November 28, 2019
Friday, November 29, 2019
Saturday, November 30, 2019