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Amelia Blades Steward, Public Relations Consultant
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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.


Academy Art Museum Opens Three New Exhibitions

Jennifer Chrzanowski Appointed Academy Art Museum’s Development Manager

Academy Art Museum Announces 2019 Craft Show Visionary Artist

Academy Art Museum Gala Celebrates 60th Anniversary in Derby Style

Academy Art Museum to offer Free Admission to Military Personnel and Their Families This Summer

2019 Juneteenth Celebration to Feature Street Concert Highlighting History of Black Music

AAM Sponsors eARTh Day Extravaganza with Horn Point Laboratory

ArtReach Receives Mid-Shore Community Foundation Grant

AAM Offers Only East Coast Richard Diebenkorn Exhibition

AAM Announces March Exhibition Opening

AAM Student Art Exhibition Award Recipients

AAM Announces 2019 Mid-Shore Student Art Exhibition

AAM Hosts Mini Masters Open House

Juneteenth to Celebrate the Year of Frederick Douglass

Katie Cassidy wins MD Pastel Society Exhibition

AAM 60th Anniversary Gala

Seconda Annual Studio Sale

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