News & Events – Maryland

“A Grand Re-Opening and Re-Visioning” December 2021

Artists & Makers Studios Parklawn Re-Opens to the Public in December with New Art Programming and Open Studios (Rockville, MD) – Artists & Makers Studios on Parklawn Drive in Rockville is delighted to re-open to the public starting with December exhibits and Open Studios. December 4th from 11am – 3pm will be the official kick-off

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Gallery 209 re-joins Artists & Makers Studios

Gallery 209 will have its “Grand Re-Opening” in December!  There will be two artist receptions, December 4 and December 11, 11 am to 3 pm at its new location, Artists and Makers Studios, 11810 Parklawn Drive in Rockville, MD. The gallery provides a venue for local visual artists and sculptors, most MAA members, to show

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Cathy Hirsh Curates at Artists & Makers Studios

Cathy Hirsh is the Curator for the A & M Guest Artist Gallery at Parklawn.  Each month, the Gallery showcases emerging and established artists from the Washington Metropolitan area who are not affiliated with the A&M community.  Cathy is also an A&M Resident Artist (studio #41) and the founder and manager of Gallery 209, which

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Artists Sunday

Artists Sunday Rockville – November 28th, 2021

✓ Artists Sunday is a day to support local artists in your community. ✓ Artists Sunday was created in 2020 to encourage people to shop with artists and buy art as gifts during the holidays. ✓ There’s perhaps nothing more personal than a gift of the arts. ✓ Give something special, unique, and handcrafted this holiday season and support

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Re-opening to the Public December 1st 2021

We are excited to announce that we will re-open to the public on Wednesday, December 1st and will be open to the public six days a week – Monday through Saturday 10-4, and on Sundays by chance or appointment. We cannot wait to welcome you back!!!

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Spring 2021 in the Gallery

Artists & Makers Studios Parklawn Hosts “My Picture Tells a Story” with Neal Schlosburg (Rockville, MD) – Artists & Makers Studios on Parklawn Drive in Rockville is proud to feature the work of Neal Schlosburg in our first 2021 exhibit. “My Picture Tells a Story” features twenty stories by twenty people – a unique portrait

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Artists Sunday – November 29th, 2020

Artists & Makers Studios has partnered with #ArtistsSunday, a national movement to encourage consumers to #ShopArt the Sunday after Thanksgiving, and give artist-created gifts this holiday season. It’s like Black Friday or Small Business Saturday – but ESPECIALLY for art and handmade. Join us in supporting our local artists and shop for art the Sunday

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Get your GEAR! Our A&M shops

Are you interested in showing your support for Artists & Makers Studios? Do you need a pencil case, a tote bag, or a new sweatshirt/t-shirt, or a doggie sweater for your favorite furry friends? Our shops for Maryland and Arizona bring you a wide variety quality print on demand merchandise that we are offering at

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SUMMER Virtually 2020

JULY VIRTUAL 2020 EXHIBIT for BADC – “Still We Rise” Artists & Makers Studios Parklawn will share our July Black Artists of DC exhibit virtually on FaceBook due to COVID-19, and we await public health guidance regarding our exhibit schedule for the rest of this calendar year. The art center is currently closed to the public

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APRIL/MAY 2020

EXHIBITS IN THE GALLERIES AT A&M1 POSTPONED Artists & Makers Studios Parklawn will re-schedule our April and May exhibits due to COVID-19, and we await public health guidance regarding our Summer exhibit schedule. The art center is currently closed to the public to protect the artists. Visit our Facebook page to see artist profiles, and

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Our 5th Anniversary Celebration in March 2020!

Artists & Makers Studios Parklawn Hosts the Resident Artists’ 5th Anniversary Exhibit & “Raised by TV” with David Amoroso (Rockville, MD) – Artists & Makers Studios on Parklawn Drive in Rockville is proud to feature the work of Resident Artists for our 5th Anniversary Celebration in March of 2020 in two galleries with sculpture, jewelry,

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February 2020 in the Galleries

Artists & Makers Studios Parklawn Presents The Compass Atelier’s Master Artist Program Thesis Exhibition, Class of 2020 (Rockville, MD) – The graduates of The Compass Atelier’s Master Artist Program, Class of 2020 will have their Thesis Exhibition at Artists & Makers Studios from February 7-27, 2020. This exhibition will feature the work of 21 graduating

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January 2020 in the Galleries

Artists & Makers Studios Parklawn Hosts Three Talented Metro Artists in January Unexpected Viewpoints Steal the Show (Rockville, MD) – Artists & Makers Studios on Parklawn Drive in Rockville shows off the talents of three exceptionally unique metro-area artists in January 2020.  It’s a small (art) world after all in the new miniature work of

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2020 Monthly First Friday Gallery & Open Studio Events

Come and see gorgeous gallery exhibits each month, and enjoy resident artists’ open studios, demos, entertainment, wine and light refreshments. We throw the best parties in town!! Events are typically First Friday unless a major holiday pushes them to Second Friday. Artists & Makers Studios on Parklawn Drive in Rockville is a 13,000 sq. ft.

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Open Studio Weekends

Open Studio Weekends will be back as soon as it is safe! 60+ resident artists working in a wide variety of practices including: jewelry • glass • fiber • painting • pottery  • pastel • sculpture • drawing • encaustic • screen printing  • and more! Artists & Makers Studios 11810 Parklawn Drive Suite 210 Rockville, MD 20852

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Studios…Get Your Studios!

Artists & Makers Studios Parklawn and Wilkins maintain 36,000 sq. ft. of studio space at two locations after opening full and on wait list in March of 2015 at Parklawn! We now host more than 150 artists in two locations with dedicated classroom and workshop space for teaching artists, along with five galleries. Tour today for available studios,

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