4th Biennial Maryland Regional Juried Art Exhibition

University of Maryland Global Campus invites you to explore the winning and selected artworks for the 4th Biennial Maryland Regional Juried Art Exhibition, known as the BMRE.

On display in the Arts Program Gallery, the 4th BMRE showcases 67 works in a variety of mediums, including painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and textiles. These works were chosen by guest jurors out of more than 550 submissions by more than 200 artists from Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Northern Virginia.

Six award winners were announced at the exhibition’s opening reception on December 12.

Award Winners

1st Place: President's Best of Show Award

Scott Ponemone, Charlie and Tim, watercolor on paper

2nd Place: Jurors' Choice Award

Anne Bouie, He Was Still a Warrior, botanicals, basketry, and raffia

3rd Place: Award of Merit

Jeffrey Bohlander, Man of the Year, mixed media on canvas

Arts Program Honorable Mentions

  • Sanzi Kermes, Lady Julia Flyte, screenprint on repurposed wedding dress
  • Jun Lee, The Challenger, four-color reduction woodcut
  • Lisa McDonald, Day of the Dead, Oaxaca Mexico 2, photograph printed on archival paper

The UMGC Arts Program is proud to present the works of this extraordinary group of artists from our region.

Exhibition Dates

December 8, 2019–March 15, 2020

Exhibition Hours

9 a.m.–9 p.m. daily


UMGC Arts Program Gallery, Lower Level
University of Maryland Global Campus
College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
3501 University Boulevard East
Adelphi, MD 20783 | Directions

Funding for this project was provided by the Friends of the Arts Program, Maryland State Arts Council, and Wolpoff Family Foundation.