KIFA is partially funded by the Maryland State Arts Council, the Queen Anne's County Arts Council, United Way of Queen Anne's County and the Mid-Shore Community Foundation.
Office & Gallery Hours:
Wednesday - Saturday: 11-4
As KIFA is staffed by volunteers, it is always best to call ahead to ensure we are open.
Copyright © 2019 Kent Island Federation of Arts, All rights reserved.
2019 Gallery Events/Exhibits Calendar-
Here is the 2019 Calendar so far, the Exhibits with an " * " are ones that we hold as an annual event.
January – KIFA Member's Show in Main Gallery
February - Lee Butera will chair Outside the Box - Also begin "Picket Fence Painting" for fundraiser
March - Students of Queen Anne's County Schools Show – March 6 - March 31 March 9th, Open House for the artists, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Artists & Authors Event at KI Library Sunday March 10th, 1 to 4 pm.
Big Band Night Fundraiser Friday March 29th, 7:00 pm.
*April - Human Form show, April 3 – 28, Chair - Judy Specht - Reception Sat. April 6, 3 -5 pm awards presented at 4:30 pm
*May - 56th Annual Open Judged Art Show"– May 1–26, Reception May 4th, 4 to 6pm awards presented at 5 pm /Chair: Stacey Sass Artwork Interpreted by KI Garden Club Spring Art Fair 9 to 4 pm
*May 29 – June 1st – Paint Stevensville-Painting of surrounding area with judging on Friday May 31st evening. Sat. June 1st Quick Draw Competition for Adults and Youth -Paintings from the Plein Air Painters will be on display June 1st – 31st. Chair – Maureen Wheatley Outdoor Art Fair 9 to 4 pm
*July - Annual Photography Show- July 3 – 28, reception July 6, 4 to 6 pm-Outdoor Art Fair July 6, 9 to 4pm
Antique Car Show Saturday July 13th
*August - Student Show from KIFA Classes & Camps August 1 – 25-August 3rd, Outdoor Art Fair 9 – 4, & reception, 4 to 6pm
*September – Summer on the Bay Reflections August 28 – Sept. 29th-Sept.7th, Outdoor Art Fair 9 -4, & Reception 4 to 6 pm
October- Jim Saylor exhibit: “Copy of the Masters” Oct. 2 – 27 -Oct.5, ARTOBERFEST 9 to 4, artists outdoors at KIFA & in the Pocket Park- Reception & talk on The National Gallery’s Copy Artists’ Program. 4 to 6 pm
*November- December “Small works” Raffle? Holiday Boutique, Gifts under $100?
Each of the shows will have classes, workshops, speakers or programs to enhance the experience.
Interested in helping with the Exhibits, Receptions and Art Fairs-signup to be on the Gallery committee. Call Maureen Wheatley 410-739-0850 or email: email@example.com
Call to All Artists and Artisans ….
The Kent Island Federation of Arts Will Be Holding
Outdoor Art Fairs, 1st Saturdays May through October
Beginning Saturday – May 4th, 9:00am to 4:00 pm
On the grounds of Kent Island Federation of Arts
405 Main Street Stevensville, MD 21666
Cost: Members -$25 for one Sat. (or $125 for six, 1st Saturdays)
Non- Members - $30 for one Sat. (or $160 for six, 1st Saturdays)
There will be some Standard Space available to the first 10 exhibitors as well as table space for sharing if needed.
Set up time will begin at 8:00 am – Coffee & Donuts will be provided
Rain or Shine (indoor or tent space will be available if rain)
Please fill out the information below
Need one standard panel_________________________________________
Need table space________________________________________________
Questions, contact: Maureen Wheatley - firstname.lastname@example.org
As part of the Historic Stevensville A & E district, KIFA is a 501c3 non-profit partially funded by
Maryland State Arts Council, Queen Anne’s County Arts Council, United Way of QAC
and Mid-Shore Community Foundation
410-643-7424 – email@example.com – www.kifa.us
KIFA, or Kent Island Federation of Arts, was founded in 1963 as a small non-profit community organization, built on making the arts accessible to Kent Island and the surrounding environs.
Kent Island Federation of Arts, Inc.
405 Main Street
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-7424 | firstname.lastname@example.org