Reading in the Park by Joseph Sheppard

The University of Maryland University College Arts Program welcomes you to explore Joseph Sheppard: Highlights from the UMUC Collection, a new exhibition that celebrates the master artist's work. A Baltimore native, Sheppard is an internationally renowned painter and sculptor whose work has been featured in collections around the world. This exhibition features selected pieces from UMUC’s collection, which includes more than 100 of Sheppard's works. The selections highlight the artistry, craftsmanship, and diversity of his work and showcase Sheppard's realism, vibrant use of color, and attention to detail. 

We invite you to enjoy this exhibition and all of Sheppard's work on display at the Leroy Merritt Center for the Art of Joseph Sheppard.

Exhibition Dates

October 29, 2017–April 1, 2019

Exhibition Hours

9 a.m.–7 p.m. daily


Dorothy L. and Henry A. Rosenberg Jr. Painting Gallery
The Leroy Merritt Center for the Art of Joseph Sheppard
University of Maryland University College
College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
3501 University Boulevard East
Adelphi, MD 20783 | Directions