'Kevin Fitzgerald 2012' A solo show featuring works in oil by Eastern Shore artist Kevin Fitzgerald opens Wednesday, Oct. 24 and runs through Nov. 18 at Main Street Gallery, 216A Main St. in
Fall celebration McBride Gallery presents its annual "Autumn Celebration of Art" show Sunday, Oct. 28, through Nov. 18 at 215 Main St. in Annapolis. The show features the work of 35 artists in oil, watercolor, ceramics and bronze. A meet-the-artist reception will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 28. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon to 5:30 p.m. Sundays, and Thursdays until 9 p.m. Information: 410-267-7077.
Juried show Benfield Gallery hosts its annual Fall Juried Exhibition from Thursday, Oct. 25, through Nov. 17 at 485 Jumpers Hole Road in Severna Park. Two- and three-dimensional work is included in the exhibit. A reception with light refreshments will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 10. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. Information: 410-544-2299.
'Dance of the Seasons' An exhibition of botanical paintings by Katherine Allen is on view through Nov. 30 at Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road near Tuckahoe State Park in Ridgely. A reception will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27. The show is part of the arboretum's exhibition series of work on natural themes by regional artists. Hours and information: 410-634-2847, ext. 0, or adkinsarboretum.org.
AACC faculty AACC's Visual Arts Faculty Show will be on view through Oct. 31 in the Cade Center gallery on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays (6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesdays). Information: 410-777-7028 or aacc.edu/cadegallery.
'Boat Lines' and 'Boat Hulls' A two-part exhibition of abstract photography by Frances Borchardt is on view through Oct. 31, at 49 West Gallery, 49 West St. in Annapolis. Hours are 7:30 a.m. to midnight Mondays through Fridays and 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on weekends. Information: 410-626-9796.
'Journey Through Textures: Weavings by Jessica Clow and Margaret O'Brien' The exhibition is on view through Nov. 11 in the gallery at Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Road in Annapolis. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends. Information: 410-222-1777 or friendsofquietwaterspark.org.
'Artful Octogenarians: Watercolor and Oil by Bush Keeler and David Keeler' An exhibition of the brothers' work runs through Nov. 11 in the Willow Gallery at Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Road in Annapolis. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends. Information: 410-222-1777 or friendsofquietwaterspark.org.
'Traveling the World' An exhibit featuring photographs Lynn Abercrombie and her late husband, Tom, took for National Geographic magazine will be on view beginning Nov. 2 at the Captain Salem Avery House Museum, 1418 E. West Shady Side Road. Information: 410-867-4486 or captainaverymuseum.org.
'Natural Inspiration' An exhibit featuring the works of Terry Coker Peterson is on view through October at the 333 Gallery at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis, 333 Dubois Road. Hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and after Sunday services. Information: 410-266-8044.
Shady Side history "Memories and Mementos: The History of Shady Side Schools from 1868 to 1978," an exhibit researched by the Shady Side Rural Heritage Society, is on display at the Captain Salem Avery House Museum, 1418 E. West Shady Side Road. Information: 410-867-4486 or shadysidemuseum.org.