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Community Bank of the Chesapeake - Bernard Matus

Bernard Matus
Digital Printmaker/Graphic Artist
Reception May 13, 6:30-8PM 
Show runs April 1 - June 30, 2016

Lexington Park Branch
22730 Three Notch Rd 
Lexington Park, MD 20653


Bernard T. Matus

Bernard had a long career in public education as a teacher and an administrator.  After retiring in 1997 from public school administration, he made his lifelong hobby a new career.  He has exhibited works at Peters Valley Craft Village, Layton, NJ; Connexions Gallery, Easton, PA; Institute for American Indian Studies, Washington, CT;  Norfolk Artisans Guild, Norfolk, CT;  Artwell Gallery, Torrington, CT;  Northern Exposures Photographic Gallery, Kent, CT; and Riverrun Gallery, Lambertville, NJ.

His work is included in several private collections in Easton, PA, Naples, FL, New York, NY,  and Boca Raton, FL.   Several of his works are in the permanent of Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, and Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, collections NY.  Slides of his work were accepted for inclusion in NJSCA Visual Arts Registry, Trenton, NJ.
He has particicpated in may charitable auctions including The American Cetacean Society, Planned Parenthood, CPTV (CT), Crow Canyon Archeological Center (CO), Artwell Gallery (CT), and the Warner Theater (CT).

For the last five  years, his work has been chosen to appear in the yearly publication,  Photographer’s Forum Magazine. This magazine is a publication of the winners of a yearly competition. Well over 20,000 entrees are submitted from all over the world and only the juried photographers selected for publication will have their image published 

Community Bank of the Chesapeake partners  with
St. Mary’s County Arts Council

The Arts Council partnered with the Community Bank in Charlotte Hall in 2014 and are pleased to present a quarterly showcase of the work of Southern Maryland Artists.

Community Bank is a long-time supporter of the arts in Southern Maryland and has provided this special opportunity to share the talent of our extraordinary artist with all the bank visitors.

Stop by the bank and see the beautiful exhibit!

Community Bank of the Chesapeake
22730 Three Notch Rd 
Lexington Park, MD 20653

Earlier Event: March 4
Youth Art Month Winners 2016
Later Event: April 1
Recycled Art Show