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
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,
works in this show will remain on display throughout the
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.