Exhibit on Trailblazing Women of Architecture in Maryland

The Dorchester Center for the Arts in Cambridge, MD will feature two exhibits in their galleries July 1-Aug 24: the Early Women of Architecture in Maryland, and Architecture of the Chesapeake Bay Region, by members of The AIA Chesapeake Bay Chapter.

Exhibit Reception and Presentation – Saturday, July 14th – A free presentation starting at 6:00pm will be given during Downtown Cambridge’s Second Saturday festivities (5-7:30pm). The talk will focus on two of the women, Victorine du Pont Homsey, FAIA (1900-1998) and Chloethiel Woodard Smith, FAIA (1910-1992), both of whom have architectural projects on the Eastern Shore. Of note, Victorine du Pont Homsey, FAIA has two projects in Dorchester County: the Cambridge Yacht Club, as well as a residence for Francis du Pont at Horn Point.