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Cliff Banquet pivots to film with a June 30 screening at the Charles

The one-night-only screening of Tyler Brunner's film features handmade chocolates and a specialty cocktail from Tapas Teatro. 

Baltimore news updates from independent & regional media

Abell fires, the Whirligig returns to AVAM, D. Watkins' new book, and more reporting from Technical.ly Baltimore, Baltimore Magazine, Baltimore Banner, and other sources.

Nightlife photography of the past and present at Maryland Center for History and Culture

Curated by Joe Tropea, Visions of Night: Baltimore Nocturnes at the Maryland Center for History and Culture beautifully and seamlessly integrates Baltimore nightlife of the past and present.

The best weekly art openings, events, and calls for entry happening in Baltimore and surrounding areas.

This Week: Kristen Hileman and Connie Imboden lecture with Art Seminar Group, Baltimore Pride Film Fest at the Parkway, Bromo Arts Walk, Visions of Night - Exposure Bash at Maryland Center for History and Culture, Do Whatever You Want All the Time screening at Maryland Art Place, and more!

Juneteenth, elephant rampage, Amber Heard, regrettable jokes, sentient AI, Kate Bush, and more

It’s been a while and so much has happened!

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On Amber Eve Anderson’s “Something Worth Doing” at Hamiltonian Gallery

These arrangements are subtle and pleasing, though on closer inspection, starkly funny. 

The BMA’s Joan Mitchell retrospective denationalizes a transatlantic painter

Part of the solution to dismantling art history’s tendencies toward chauvinism is to consider not where paintings might take us, but what they offer on their own grounds. 

Review of 'Fields and Formations: A Survey of Mid-Atlantic Abstraction' at the Katzen Arts Center

These artists don’t present an escape from chaos—rather, they ask us to look, listen, and sit inside it.

The best weekly art openings, events, and calls for entry happening in Baltimore and surrounding areas.

This Week: Free Tickets to the Baltimore Center Stage, Susan Yanero at Washington Studio School, Young Blood at Maryland Art Place, Natural Dye Workshop with Kibibi Ajanku, Dynamic Range highlights Baltimore photographers at Connect + Collect, Station North Sips, and more!

Save the Last Dance: Muse 360’s Fundraiser for a New Home

This Saturday, Muse 360 is throwing a fundraising celebration at the Eubie Blake Cultural Center as the arts education nonprofit searches for a new home

Pratt Library Workers Intend to Form a Union

If successful, Pratt Workers United would represent over 300 workers across the Central Branch and 21 neighborhood branches

Not to Eat But to Think: The 2022 Whitney Biennial

“We organized this Biennial to reflect these precarious and improvised times.”

On the Professionalization of Art

How do we teach artists to be businesses?

Contemporary Art Commissions at the Redeveloped Lexington Market

Commissions include works by Oletha DeVane and Christopher Kojzar with Nicholas Ireys, Eric Smith and Reed Baltimore, Ernest Shaw, and SHAN Wallace

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The final screening is June 11 at the SNF Parkway Theater

The final three screenings are fitting, as they amplify the voices of many regional artists, Baltimore’s youth, and the complex beauty of the city itself.

Six Mid-Atlantic artists present solo exhibitions at the Arlington Art Center

Kyrae Dawaun, Danni O’Brien, Alexander D’Agostino, Sharon Shapiro, Marisa Stratton, and Ju Yun each have an investigative approach to art-making and present new, invigorating works in their solo shows.

Curators Michael Young and Jia Le Ling transformed the basement of the James E. Hooper House into the chambers of Hell

"The different traditions are also not the only things coming together. There is also the integration of modern and traditional art forms."

Erin Fostel: 'Time of Day, Place in Life' at C. Grimaldis Gallery

Fostel’s drawings are as much about what’s there as what’s not.

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The Baltimore Arts & Culture Guide

Search: Museums, Galleries, Performance, Film, Organizations & Advocacy, Literary Organizations, Media, Bookshops, Maker, Mixed Use & Studios, Education, Grants & Awards, Residencies, Artist Housing, and Supplies. This guide is for Baltimore area artists, makers, creatives, and anyone who wants to get involved in the arts in the region.

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Photos from BROS' latest production, Glitterus: Dragon Rising, at Zion Lutheran Church through this weekend

The community members of BROS shared with BmoreArt some insights on the hard work that goes into having so much fun. 

'Music That Raised Us' at Black Artist Research Space

Music That Raised Us, which ran March 19-April 16, was an amalgamation of the collaborators' experiences but also of any artist who has been touched by the melody of a Stevie Wonder song or moved to move by the rhythm of a funk tune.

Subscribers, Contributors, and Featured Artists Celebrate our Collect Issue

A Garden Party for BmoreArt's subscribers, who made Issue 13 possible, as well as featured artists, contributors, and media partners

'Activating the Renaissance' at the Walters brings contemporary artists into conversation with altarpieces and saints

Flanked by ranks of Quattrocento holy figures, Stephen Towns’ protagonist feels at once at home and strikingly distinct.

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Issue 12 features maximalist, exuberant, over-the-top artists, projects, and thinkers. Released in November, 2021, the "More is More" issue features artist Mina Cheon, BMA chief curator Asma Naeem, CityLit's Carla Du Pree, and MacArthur-winning conductor Marin Alsop, the subject of a documentary by Johns Hopkins University film professor Bernadette Wegenstein. It examines over-the-top and immersive art projects and a number of artists and individuals whose “more is more” attitude enlivens, encourages, and challenges the status quo, demanding that we envision a bold future.

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Stories from Issue 12: More is More
"I already did the hard work, now it’s just time to grow.”

Strength to Love II bolsters an impressive roster of produce year-round. Collards, squash, and kale are amongst the produce being sent far and wide throughout the city.

Baltimore’s thriving plant-collecting community

Baltimore’s houseplant community is as wide and diverse as our city, ranging from internationally recognized players to newcomers who just bought their first snake plant.

“I wanted to create a space for Black people to feel surrounded by ancestors, surrounded by love.”

The future looks busy and bright for Merriweather, who completed her Fountainhead Residency in September and returned to live and work at Baltimore’s Creative Alliance, where she’ll be in residence through July 2022.

"I always think of how much, how high, and how something can get done that has yet to be seen or encountered."

Carla Du Pree’s profound surrender to the principle of abundance has allowed her advocacy to flourish, especially CityLit Project, a Baltimore literary nonprofit founded by Gregg Wilhelm in 2004.