STONE ART -
Shows & Exhibitions

Nov / Dev 2018

Ice House Gallery 138 Independence Street Berkeley Springs, WVA


Wrap it up! Holiday Exhibition
Fine Art and Handcrafted Giftware

Exhibition: November 9 – December 30, 2018   
Reception: Friday, Nov 16, 2018 7-9pm  

"The Ice House Artist’s Co-Op is a unique gallery showcasing and selling the work of more than 30 local and regional artists. The Co-Op Gallery is housed at the Ice House, home of the Morgan Arts Council and center for visual and performing arts of all media. The Ice House is located in the heart of Berkeley Springs, one of the 100 best small art towns in America." This historic town, dating back to Colonial times, is famous for it's warm mineral springs and rejuvenating spas. Rhody's Betty In Her Bubble Bath is featured along with Done For The Day (discarded shoes), Rock Guitar and an assortment of hancrafted stone hearts and bowls.


Sept / Oct 2018

Circle Gallery 18 State Circle Annapolis, MD 21401


Maryland Federation of Art's Fall Member Show

Exhibition: Sept 27 - Oct 20, 2018   
Reception: Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 3-5pm  

Sculptor Alan Rhody is one of 66 artists* selected for MFA's Fall Member Show by juror Hai-Ou HouJuror, Director of Chesapeake Fine Art Studio. Founded in 1963, MFA is the state’s oldest artist-run organization. Circle Gallery, located on State Circle across from the Maryland Statehouse in Annapolis, was founded by the group in 1968. [* of 411 entries]


July / Aug 2018

Circle Gallery 18 State Circle Annapolis, MD 21401


Maryland Federation of Art's "50 FOREVER" Exhibition

Exhibition: July 25 – August 16, 2018   
Reception: Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 3-5pm  

Sculptor Alan Rhody is one of the artists selected to exhibit at MFA's 50th Anniversary Exhibition. Founded in 1963, MFA is the state’s oldest artist-run organization. Circle Gallery, located on State Circle across from the Maryland Statehouse in Annapolis, was founded by the group in 1968. His limestone sculpture on exhibit, DONE FOR THE DAY, was also included in the commemorative book.


July / Aug 2018

Arthous Projects Gallery 140 West Fourth St. Williamsport, PA 1770


Techne: A Juried Exhibition Examining Art & Science

Exhibition: July 6 - August 11, 2018  
Reception: Friday July 6, 2018 2-5pm

One of 40 artists selected from an international pool of entries. The first showing of WHAT IS REAL? -- a primitive image presented in stone and light (a soapstone sculpture and two accompanying transmission holograms).


June - Sept 2018

Art at Leeds 1079 Co Rd 23B, Leeds, NY 12451


Art at Leeds Summer Show

Exhibition: June 1 - Sept 3, 2017  
Reception: Saturday, Dec 6, 2018 12-3pm

Located in a refurbished firehouse, Art at Leeds is one of Hudson Valley's new, exciting galleries. Owner-curator-world traveler R.Berg describes it as, "a space for freedom of expression, gathering and sharing art and ideas... devoted to the discovery, introduction and promotion of emerging artists and other cool stuff." Sculptor Alan Rhody is one of a select group of international artists / craftspersons whose works are showcased at the gallery's 2018 Summer show.


April / May 2018

Curve Gallery MFA Online Exhibition - https://mdfedart.com/exhibitions/


Maryland Federation of Art's "Working For a Living" Exhibition

Exhibition: April 15 - May 31, 2018  

Sculptor Alan Rhody is one of 32 artists* selected for MFA's "Working For a Living" online exhibition by show juror, artist John James Anderson. Two of Rhody's artworks were selected for this show: SELF PORTRAIT - a 3D hologram of him carving a block of stone, and DONE FOR THE DAY - a limestone sculpture of a pair of shoes with laces untied. [* of 232 entries]


April / May 2018

Columbia Art Center Galleries 6100 Foreland Garth, Columbia, MD 21045


Blossoms of Hope Annual Theme Exhibition
Dancing for Claudia: Movement Through Words and Art

April 13 - May 6, 2018   
Reception: Friday, April 13, 2018 6-8pm  
​Sponsored by Blossoms of Hope of Howard County, Columbia Art Center, Volunteer Center Serving Howard County, and Howard County Poetry and Literature Society. Proceeds benefit Blossoms of Hope, which supports the Claudia Mayer/Tina Broccolino Cancer Resource Center and other causes. For more information, please call 443-538-0858 or email: info@blossomsofhope.org.

Note: Alan Rhody's alabaster sculpture TSUNAMI, received an Honerable Mention award.


Dec 2017

Circle Gallery 18 State Circle Annapolis, MD 21401


Maryland Federation of Art's "Small Wonders" Exhibition

Exhibition: Dec 1 - 23, 2017  
Reception: Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 6-8pm  

Sculptor Alan Rhody is one of 113 artists* selected for MFA's "Small Wonders" exhibition by show juror Dr. Roger Dunn, Professor Emeritus, Department of Art and Art History at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts. Founded in 1963, MFA is the state’s oldest artist-run organization. Circle Gallery, located on State Circle across from the Maryland Statehouse in Annapolis, was founded by the group in 1968. [* of 570 entries]


Nov / Dec 2017

Art at Leeds 1079 Co Rd 23B, Leeds, NY 12451


Art at Leeds Holiday Show

Exhibition: Nov 24 - Dec 24, 2017   
Reception: Saturday, Dec 2, 2017 1-3pm

Art at Leeds is one of Hudson Valley's new, exciting galleries. Owner-curator-world traveler R.Berg describes it as, "a space for freedom of expression, gathering and sharing art and ideas... devoted to the discovery, introduction and promotion of emerging artists and other cool stuff." Sculptor Alan Rhody is one of a select group of international artists / craftspersons whose works are showcased at the gallery's 2017 Holiday show.


Sept / Oct 2017

Circle Gallery 18 State Circle Annapolis, MD 21401


Maryland Federation of Art's Fall Member Exhibition

Exhibition: Sept 13- Oct 7, 2017  
Reception: Sunday, Sept 24, 2017 3-5pm  

Sculptor Alan Rhody is one of 41 artists* selected for MFA's Fall exhibition by show juror Jeremy Stern, Exhibits Program Manager at the Creative Alliance in Baltimore. Founded in 1963, MFA is the state’s oldest artist-run organization. Circle Gallery, located on State Circle across from the Maryland Statehouse in Annapolis, was founded by the group in 1968. [* of 379 entries]

Note: FIAT LUX, Rhody's marble sculpture that was being exhibited, was sold by Circle Gallery during the show to a private collector.


May 2017

Y:ART Gallery 3402 Gough St Baltimore, MD 21224


On Dislay / Available for Purchase

Several stone scupltures created by Alan Rhody are currently on display at one of Baltimore's premier contemporary galleries. Y:ART Gallery, known for showcasing newly emerging and established Baltimore artists, is located in the Highlandtown Arts District.


April 2017

Columbia Art Center Galleries 6100 Foreland Garth, Columbia, MD 21045


Healing Hands / Words of Inspirations

Blossoms of Hope 8th Annual Theme Exhibition Honoring Columbia’s 50th Birthday

Exhibition: April 1-23, 2017  
Reception: Friday, April 7, 2017 6-8pm  
​Exhibition celebrates 50 original artist works and 50 corresponding original writings (poems, letters, short essays) relating to the theme of Healing Hands selected by HoCoPoLitSo. Proceeds from Entry Fees and Sales benefit Blossoms of Hope, which supports the Claudia Mayer/Tina Broccolino Cancer Resource Center and other causes. For more information, please call 443-538-0858 or email: info@blossomsofhope.org.

Note: FIAT LUX, the marble sculpture being exhibited, received an Honerable Mention award.  


(Three photos below courtesy D Gilbert)


Dec 2016

The Gallery at CCBC Catonsville 800 South Rolling Road Baltimore, MD 21228-5317


Press Release:

The Gallery at CCBC Catonsville Center for the Arts will be hosting an exhibition of high-quality handcarved stone sculptures Saturday Dec 3, 2017 from 3 to 7pm, and Sunday Dec 4, from 4 to 6pm. The work will be on view until December 9th. These contemporary artworks of marble, alabaster, and soapstone were created by students of artist/instructor John Himes at CCBC's Randalstown campus. Subject matter ranges from abstract to realistic, classic to whimsical. "Some of the marble and soapstone was sourced locally. Each piece requires hours and hours of hammering/chiseling, followed by additional hours of filing, sanding, and polishing ", explains participating artist, Alan Rhody. "Come meet some very talented sculptors. This is a noteworthy collection of professional-grade, handcrafted fine art. "

Note: Works pictured include sculptures from Alan Rhody, Steve Goldberg, Earl Elliott. Eric Welkos, and others.







Dec 2015 - April 2016

Towson Arts Collective 40 W. Chesapeake Ave. Towson, MD  21204

 As the "Sculptor-in -Residence" at the Towson Arts Collective, I had a studio where I could work and exhibit my stone and glass artworks during regular gallery hours and during TAC gallery shows.