SOLOMONS, Md. – In partnership with the Maryland Federation of Art (MFA), the Calvert Marine Museum is pleased to announce the themed fine art presentation of Flora or Fauna. This MFA organized juried art exhibition will display selected works on the mezzanine level of the Calvert Marine Museum from April 1 through May 15, 2021.

Summer: Woman with Horseshoe Crab; Artist: Eileen Kennedy; Media: egg tempera on panel

The original art work depicts a broad range of animal and plant life in a variety of styles and mediums. Artists residing in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, and Mexico were invited to submit entries, and selections were made by juror Jack Rasmussen, Director and Curator of the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center.

Kew, View No. 1; Artist: Mitch Eckert; Media: archival pigment print

Following the guidance of the CDC and State of Maryland, all guests ages five and older must wear a mask during their visit. The museum continues to operate at a limited capacity with a timed entry system. Before visiting CMM, please make a reservation on our website at
The show is included with regular museum admission.

Standing Tall; Artist: Rhonda Ford; Media: oil on canvas

Explore how the prehistoric past, natural environments, and maritime heritage come to life and tell a unique story of the Chesapeake Bay. The Calvert Marine Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $9.00 for adults; $7.00 for seniors, military with valid I.D, AAA and AARP members; $4.00 for children ages 5 – 12; children under 5 and museum members are admitted free.  For more information about the museum, upcoming events, or membership, visit the website at or call 410-326-2042. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.