For further information, contact:
Amelia Blades Steward, Public Relations Consultant
410-829-0436 | asteward@goeaston.net


Overview of the Museum
As the premier art museum on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, the Academy Art Museum presents high-quality exhibitions and a full range of art classes for visitors of all ages. Past exhibitions have featured artists such as James Turrell, Robert Rauschenberg, Mark Rothko, Pat Steir and Peter Paul Rubens. The Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. The permanent collection focuses on works on paper by American and European artists from four centuries. Arts educational programs range from life drawing lessons to digital art instruction, and include lunchtime and cocktail hour concerts, lectures and special art events, as well as a Fall Craft Show. The Museum also provides arts education to public and private school children from the region.


PRESS RELEASES


AAM Summer Camps

AAM Plein Air Collection Featured in Exhibtion

AAM Sponsors Civil War Lecture

 

AAM Spring Event Raises $130,000

 

AAM to Host Juneteenth on June 17

 

AAM Hosts TCHS Lecture

 

Academy Art Museum Hosts First Studio Sale

 

AAM Hosts Juneteenth Celebration

 

Academy Art Museum Earth Art DayAAM & MRC Host eARTh Art Day!

 

AAM to Open Four New Exhibitions 

 


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PAST PRESS RELEASES


2017

MARCH
Local Artists Share Love of Painting at AAM
Lecture Frederick Church’s Maine Landscapes
Lunch & Learn at AAM’s Art @ Noon Program
Academy Art Museum Hosts Cocktails & Concert
Annual Student Art Exhibition
FEBRUARY
Ray Remesch Presents Lecture & Open MIC
Academy Art Museum Welcomes Ben Simons
JANUARY
Local Author Ron Liebman Presents “Big Law”
AAM Announces National Gallery of Art Lecture
Academy Art Museum Portfolio Night

 2016

DECEMBER
AAM Presents PDA Experience
Two Exhibitions Opening in December
American Garden Lecture
NOVEMBER
Myth Makers in Maryland
Jacob Kainen: Washington Colorist
ARTober Fundraiser Honoring Trustees
ARTober Kick Off Weekend
OCTOBER 
ARTober Lecture
SEPTEMBER 
AAM Honors Retiring & New Trustees
Members’ Exhibition Award Winners
Ben Simons Appointment as Director
AUGUST
Dennis McFadden Resignation
AAM to Host ARTober
JULY 
Watercolors with Hillary Parker
JUNE
Juneteenth Celebration
MAY
Blue Star Museums
APRIL
Winterthur Curator to Present Lecture
Damika Baker Acting Director of Development
Slow Art Day
Student Art Exhibition
ArtReach Program Receives Grant
MARCH
Children’s Art Featured
Calder Lecture
FEBRUARY
AAM Honors Rima Parkhurst for Love of Art
Tavormina Photography Exhibition
JANUARY
Rauschenberg Lecture


2015

DECEMBER 2015
NOVEMBER 2015
OCTOBER 2015
SEPTEMBER 2015
AUGUST 2015
JULY 2015
JUNE 2015
MAY 2015
APRIL 
Academy Art Museum Presents “Renaissance Artists on the Road — A Sneak Preview of Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Exhibition”
MARCH 2015
FEBURARY 2015
JANUARY 
Academy Art Museum Offers Lecture on WWII Missing Artwork
Academy Art Museum Opens Three New Exhibitions for First Weekend