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SHADES OF PASTEL 2019 pre details

Shades of Pastel 2019
Maryland Pastel Society's
Biennial Juried National Exhibition
at the Strathmore Mansion in North Bethesda, Maryland.

More information about the Call for Entries and
Prospectus will be posted by April 2019.

Shades of Pastels is Maryland Pastel Society's national juried exhibition featuring some of the finest pastel artists in the nation! We are proud to announce that this year's exhibition returns to the Strathmore Mansion in North Bethesda, Maryland.

Strathmore is a premier art institution of the mid-Atlantic region, hosting more than two dozen exhibitions a year in its historic Mansion. Strathmore is a nonprofit multi-disciplinary arts center and presenting organization based one-half mile outside the Capital Beltway in North Bethesda, Maryland. Best known for performances and events at the Music Center at Strathmore, the organization has been presenting accessible, affordable visual and performing arts in the smaller Mansion at Strathmore and all over its 16-acre site since 1981. Strathmore also presents throughout the community and at a new 250-seat venue, AMP, at Pike & Rose.

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