Coming Shows and Events

August 29 September 30:  Trash to Treasure: Re-Purposed Objects Become Art

Old picture frames, door panels, garden tools, silverware who knows what? Creative re-inventions of objects that might have been otherwise discarded are displayed this month.


October 3 28:  Art by Guild Members at the Art Downtown Gallery

Art work in a variety of styles and media by members of the Hanover Area Arts Guild.


October 31 December 2:  49th Annual Fall Show & Sale

Our members once again exhibit their newest creations and compete for awards. A Hanover tradition!  There will be a reception and awards presentation on Sunday, November 5, 2-4pm.  Many works in this show will remain on display throughout the holiday season.
**Delivery of pieces will be on Thursday, October 26th (10-5pm), Friday October 27th (10-7pm) and Saturday October 28th (10-3pm).  NO PIECES WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28TH.  IF YOU CANNOT MAKE IT TO ANY OF THESE THREE DAYS, PLEASE CALL US AND SCHEDULE A TIME TO COME IN EARLIER THAT SAME WEEK.**  Please refer to the PDF link "Fall Show" under the "Guild Forms" section of our website for more information and registration form.


November 24 December 30:  A Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Fine arts and crafts are displayed by our members for the holiday shopping season.

2018 Shows and Events
January 2 -- 6:  SWHS-DP4

South Western High School's advanced students in Drawing and Painting 4 Classes will exhibit their work as a final exam.

January 9 -- February 3:  50 Years in Hanover

Member artists will show their work that somehow uses "50" or "Hanover" - or both! - as their theme, to celebrate the Gallery being around for 50 years.

February 6 -- March 3:  For the Love of Artists

A special memorial exhibit of art by Guild members who have passed away over the years.

March 7 -- 24:  37th Annual School Student Show

Artwork by High School students from schools around the area.

March 26 -- 31:  ***Gallery and Classrooms Closed***

Closed for cleaning and repairs.  Work for the Open Exhibit to be delivered and registered March 29-31.

April 3 -- 27:  3rd Open Exhibit

Members and non-members have a chance to win cash prizes for artwork submitted.  Delivery of entries is March 29-31.  Artists will pick up work April 27-28.  Reception and prizes handed out April 8th.

May 1 -- June 2:  Miniature Exhibit

For Members only.  Art can be made in any medium.  Images sizes must be under 24 square inches.  Sculptural work can't exceed 5 inches in any dimension.  More details will be posted.

June 5 -- 30:  Guest Artist Exhibit:  The Paintings of Richard Hamwi

Front gallery only.  Members' work will be on display in all other areas.  Richard Hamwi will give a presentation at the All-Members Meeting on June 25th.

July 3 -- August 3:  Art from Arts Guild Classes

Will use gallery space as needed.  Members' work will be displayed in all other areas.

July 3 -- August 31:  Member's Annual $99 and Under Art Sale

Guild members will offer original works of art for $99 or less.  A two-month Summer special!

September 4 -- 29:  Art from the Drawing Room

Guild member Charlotte Yealey and her colleagues at The Drawing Room in Gettysburg will exhibit their work.  Reception TBA.

October 2 -- 26:  Plein-Air Painting Exhibit

Featuring the work of plein-air Guild members whom regularly work together.  Front Gallery only. 
Fall Show Art Drop-Off October 26-27.

October 30 -- December 29:  50th Annual Fall Show

Our members once again exhibit their newest creations and compete for awards and prizes.  A Hanover tradition!  Reception and Awards presented Sunday, November 4th.  Many works in this show will stay on display through the holiday season.

November 20 -- December 29:  Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Fine arts and crafts are displayed by our Guild members for the holiday season.