Join the University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) community and guest jurors Nina C. Dwyer; Vanessa Thaxton-Ward, PhD; and Gretchen Schermerhorn for the university's Third Biennial Maryland Regional Juried Art Exhibition. Enjoy works of art by new and emerging contemporary artists from throughout the region (Maryland; Washington, D.C.; and Northern Virginia) who work in a variety of media.

2016 BMRE Award Winners

1st Place - President's Best of Show Award (pictured)

Mike McConnell, Bear Carver (diptych, right panel), 2015, acrylic on panel, 48 x 60 inches

2nd Place - Jurors' Choice Award

Fabiola Alvarez Yurcisin, Homeland Security Advisory System, 2013, aluminum, acrylic paint, colored ribbons, and string, size varies

3rd Place - Award of Merit

Jun Lee, Got My Back, 2016, woodcut, 40 x 30 inches

Arts Program Honorable Mention

Lindsay McCullogh, Summer, 2016, oil on panel, 24 x 42½ inches

Anthony Stellaccio, Drifter (Home), 2014, clay and cemetery dirt, 9 x 7 x 16 inches each

Ako Yamro, Ballerina, 2013, bronze, 27 x 13 x 13 inches

Jurors' Recognition

Bernard Brooks, Mango Lady, 2014, oil on canvas, 36 x 24 inches

Steven Dobbin, I Repeat Myself, 2016, timed, flashing neon sign, 6½ x 38 x 4 inches

David Marion, Last Drop, 2015, clay, wood, and steel, 127 x 53 x 53 inches

Request additional information by calling 301-985-7937 or visiting UMGC Art.

Exhibition Dates

September 18–December 31, 2016

Exhibition Hours

9 a.m.–9 p.m. daily


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