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This Week: Myrtis Bedolla in a panel discussion at NMWA, Pride Portraits at Current, Towson University’s ‘Summer at the Center,’ Station North Art Walk, opening reception for Bethesda Painting Awards, Baltimore Clayworks Seconds Sale and Preview Party, Bria Sterling Wilson opening reception at Waller Gallery, opening reception for Se Jong Cho and Iris Hughey + Alex Ebstein at Current, Art After Hours at the BMA celebrates Joyce J. Scott, Pride Party at B&O Museum, and MiCasa SuCasa celebration at Tola’s Room — PLUS applications open for The David C. and Thelma G. Driskell Award for Creative Excellence and more featured opportunties!

BmoreArt’s Picks presents the best weekly art openings, events, and performances happening in Baltimore and surrounding areas. For a more comprehensive perspective, check the BmoreArt Calendar page, which includes ongoing exhibits and performances, and is updated on a daily basis.

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Megan Lewis, Evolved, 2024; Oil on fabric stretched on canvas, 30 x 24 in., Photo courtesy of the artist and Galerie Myrtis

Fresh Talk: Influence and Collecting
Wednesday, June 12 :: 4-6pm
@ National Museum for Women in the Arts

According to Arts Economics, 2021 was the first year in history when women collectors and arts patrons outspent men. Celebrated for their efforts to ensure equity, representation, and appreciation of women artists, leading curators and collectors will discuss how art moves through the modern market and is acquired, donated, and displayed. Learn how women and nonbinary people in these roles can influence the representation of women artists in private and public collections.

The panel will be followed by Catalyst Cocktail Hour.

Panelists

Schwanda Rountree, attorney and independent art consultant, Myrtis Bedolla, owner and founding director of Galerie Myrtis, and Sarah Arison, collector and president of the Arison Arts Foundation.

About Women, Arts, and Social Change

Women, Arts, and Social Change is a public programs initiative that highlights the power of women and the arts as catalysts for change. Fresh Talk, the initiative’s signature program, features cause-driven conversations with leading artists, designers, activists, social innovators, and others.

 

 

Pride Portraits
Wednesday, June 12 – Thursday, June 13
@ Current Space

Free for LGBTQIA+ individuals!

Pride Portraits is a two-day community event at Current Space that invites LGBTQIA+ individuals to collaborate with photographer Elena Volkova and create portraits using the wet plate collodion process.

Sessions are available on first come first serve basis.

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A tintype (or, wet plate collodion) is a photograph made by creating a direct positive on a thin sheet of metal coated with collodion and light-sensitive silver nitrate. During the sessions, each plate is hand-coated, exposed in camera, and developed instantly, with the process visible to the participants.

You are welcome to have any style of hair or clothing, however consider the fact that the wet plate process is not sensitive to the “warm” color spectrum, and will make colors that are yellow, orange, and red appear darker.

EYEWEAR: If you wear glasses with UV coating, wet plate collodion process will block the light from the eyes, and the photos will look like you are wearing sunglasses. If you have a pair of glasses without a UV coating, we suggest bringing those to the session. For people wearing glasses, the glasses add a strong element to their visual identity. Thus, we will not ask you to remove them for the photo, but it is up to you. If you have a pair of cheap, non-UV glasses, those work the best!

The process requires a powerful flash of strobes to produce an image. Please note that this process is not suitable for small children or animals.

The sitters will receive the tintypes within two weeks; pick up at Current space.

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More events at Current Space on June 12:
Mend Community Acupuncture
5-7pm

Enjoy a 30 minute custom acupuncture session in the Current Space garden. Sound by Amy Reid. Dress comfortably. Suggested donation $20. All proceeds benefit Baltimore Safe Haven.

&
Karaoke Forever with KJJK
7-11pm
Free!

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Also happening on June 13:
El Camino Screening & Celebration
7-11pm
Free!

Two documentary short screenings of the El Camino del Pan y el Mole film series plus drag performances by Pretty Boi Drag, Ervena Chloe, and special guest, Ivette Donnelly from New Orleans and music by Mariachi Garibaldi and DJ Patternist! Snacks provided by Taqueria Vargas.

Details: https://withfriends.co/event/20132413/el_camino_screening_and_celebration

 

 

Summer at the Center
Thursday, June 13 | Ongoing through June 30
@ Towson University Center for the Arts

For the first time in nearly 20 years, 2024 heralds the revival of summer arts celebrations at the College of Fine Arts and Communication (COFAC) with the debut of the Summer at the Center festival.

This festival isn’t just a celebration of, but a tribute to, Baltimore’s vibrant artistic tapestry and COFAC’s long history as a part of it. Set against the backdrop of the Center for the Arts’ theaters, concert halls, classrooms and dance studios, the festival will showcase performances from both Towson University departments/student groups and the wider Baltimore professional arts community.

Summer at the Center 2024 is scheduled to run from June 13 – 30.

 

 

Station North Second Friday Art Walk
Friday, June 14 :: 5-9pm
@ Station North Arts District

See below for venue list! Join us every Second Friday of the month for MONTHLY Art Walks in the neighborhood.

Check out the map for a self-guided tour! Map will continue to be updated: https://shorturl.at/fuCV6

Co_Lab
2209 Maryland Ave
Present Company will be serving boozy refreshments and having special discounts. Featured artist’s work will be on display. Join us from 5pm – 7pm
@colabbaltimore

Artist and Craftsman
137 W North Ave
Celebrate Pride month with us. Stop by between 5pm-8pm to create a canvas tote bag with your individualized decorations. While materials last. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
@artistcraftsman_baltimore

Baltimore Jewelry Center
10 E North Ave, Suite 130
Please visit the BJC to check out our latest exhibition Transforming the Prototype 2. Artists participating in this project received a collection of vintage wax patterns which they were asked to radically transform into a bespoke object(s) or jewelry through additive or subtractive processes. In addition to the gallery visit the BJC studio to learn more about our space, check out our community studio, our retail space, and the plethora of classes and workshops we offer.

The Club Car
12 W North Ave
Blue Light Junction
209 McAllister St Suite A, Baltimore, MD 21202
Come join us for a free, family-friendly dye activity! We will be dyeing small pieces of cotton with marigold, cochineal, & indigo. You can choose to keep your dyed fabric or add it to our community quilt. On the second floor, browse our Concept Store, visit artist studios and peruse The Alternative Library.

The Style Lounge
1734 Maryland Avenue
Discounts and Wine + Fun Fashion
@mika4thestylelounge

Night Owl Gallery
1735 Maryland Ave, 2nd Floor
“When She Smiles”, curated by Alexis Tyson, is an all-femme show that explores how we center joy and identity in a world that often controls our bodies and narratives. It offers femme-identifying artists a platform to share their voices and happiness, fostering community and mutual support. Featured Artists: Vanessa Villarreal, Jazz Williams, Jaylah Hamilton, TWZ, Ashiara Freeman, Shelby Strickler and Tia Nellie Thomas.
Live music by Cynthia Marie
@night_owl_gallery

The Royal Blue
1733 Maryland Ave
Stop by to check out the new exhibit by ZOË LINTZERIS and grab some of our new weekly food and drink specials!

Mural Art Tours Baltimore – Meet at The Royal Blue
1733 Maryland Ave
Offering short 30 min walks during the art walk, led by local fine artist Liz Miller. Tours depart 5:30, 6, 6:30, 7, 7:30 Don’t forget to tip your tour guide!
@mural_art_tours_baltimore

The Schuler School of Fine Arts
7 East Lafayette Avenue
Artwork on view, an open figure model session, and a tour of the historic studio.
@Schulerschool

Hancock Solar Gallery at Nelson Kohl
20 East Lanvale Street
We are showcasing works in a group show titled, Ascending, by Baltimore School for the Arts 11th grade photography students.

Station North Books
34 E. Lanvale
Browse music and music books; art and artifacts!

Guilford Hall Brewery
1611 Guilford Ave.
Offering BOGO Beers (buy one, get on on us!) for Art Walkers – mention this promo
@guilfordhallbrewery

Grey Matter Art Space – David Herman Open Studio, The Cork Factory
Cork Factory 1601 Guilford ave, Suite 1 North
A showing of paintings by David Herman, selected from a 2023 exhibition “Urgency and Necessity” at Grey Matter Art Space, an artist live-work space that will include an Open Studio

AREA 405
405 E Oliver Street
Join AREA 405 for a Night of Palestinian Culture. Come learn about the traditional Debke Dance with dancers Jinan and Foad. Read some poems and toast to the music by DJ Rommy.
https://www.area405.com/we-will-be-what-we-want-to-be
@_area405_

Lehna Huie Open Studio @ Area 405
405 E Oliver Street
Lehna Huie is a multi- disciplinary artist and cultural worker of Jamaican heritage from New York City. Huie works in painting, installation and video on themes of diaspora, memory and fragmentation, creating atmospheric portraits that document her lineage. 3rd Floor

Waller Gallery
2420 N. Calvert St.
Join Waller Gallery and artist Bria Sterling is celebrating Joan Poncella through a solo exhibition. “The body of work presented explores themes of home, relationships, religion, disability, and sexuality as a black woman in Baltimore, Maryland during the late 1970’s throughout the 1980’s. I invite viewers to delve into Joan Poncella’s world, to feel the love and the depth of her spirit. Joan Poncella is a powerful tribute to my grandmother’s legacy and the rich tapestry of her experiences. Rooted in poise and resilience, this exhibition is a testament to a woman of great pride and unwavering courage. Joan Poncella Sterling has an extraordinary story that deserves to be celebrated and shared.” – Bria Sterling

Mount Royal Tavern
1204 W Mt Royal Ave
Featured artist Alison Kipe is a local Baltimore resident with a Bachelor’s degree in Art History and Studio Art from Drew University. Her current series explores the effects of color when used to represent sound in music. These pieces are a visual transcription of a song’s sheet music set onto a grid with the notes organized by a color gradient. The pieces incorporate texture to represent the body and auditory feel of the sounds. Surrounding the grid is a flat dark pool of color representing the silence. The work explores whether sound and color evoke similar feelings when experienced with equal weight. Drawnbythmoon.com @alison_kipe

 

 

Bethesda Painting Awards | Opening Reception
Friday, June 14 :: 6-8pm
@ Gallery B

The Bethesda Painting Awards finalists will have their work displayed at Gallery B from June 6 – 30, 2024. Gallery hours are Thursday – Sunday, 12 – 5 PM. The opening reception will be held on Friday, June 14 from 6 – 8 PM.  Congratulations to this year’s winners: Sanah Brown-Butler (pictured) of Baltimore, MD, Best in Show; J. Jordan Bruns of Silver Spring, MD, Second Place; and Mary Proenza, Riverdale Park, MD, Third Place.

 

 

Baltimore Clayworks Annual Seconds Sale Preview Party
Friday, June 14 :: 6-8:30 | Sale continues through June 16
@ Baltimore Clayworks

Our biggest fundraising event is coming! Save the date for the Seconds Sale Preview Party, held on June 14, 2024 from 6:00 – 8:30 pm, followed by free events all weekend long!

Support Baltimore Clayworks’ educational and artistic programming by purchasing seconds, generously donated by our community! Food, fun and first dibs! Tickets will be available on May 1st*. Refreshments will be served while you browse.

• First-looks and amazing prices on our artists’ hand-crafted works
• Beer from Union Craft Brewing
• Wine from Boordy Vineyards
• Food will be provided by Chef Joseph of Scratch Plate Kitchen and Our Time Kitchen
• Mix and mingle with Artists, Board Members, and Staff

Our biggest fundraising events is coming in June! Help Baltimore Clayworks’ raise $20,000 to support our welcoming and creative community where all people can access and experience joy through clay by shopping for amazing pottery at generous prices. Tickets will be available May 1st for the Seconds Sale Preview Party, on June 14, 2024 from 6:00 – 8:30 pm, followed by free events all weekend long!

Support Baltimore Clayworks’ educational and artistic programming and general costs by purchasing seconds, generously donated by our community!

DAY 1 – Preview Party 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm (Ticketed event)

Food, fun and first dibs! Tickets are available for purchase for $40* ($45 at the door). Food and drinks will be served while you browse.

*Members will receive an email with a link to purchase their discounted ($30) ticket. Click here to become a member today!

DAY 2 – Seconds Sale 10:00 am – 4:00 pm (Free and open to the public)

Shop for beautifully crafted seconds made by talented ceramic artists in our community!

DAY 3 – Seconds Sale 11:00 am – 2:00 pm (Free and open to the public)

Our final day of shopping! Come in for last-chance items and special surprises!

 

 

Bria Sterling Wilson: Joan Poncella | Opening Reception
Friday, June 14 :: 6-9pm
@ Waller Gallery

Our next exhibition features the work of the formidable Bria Sterling Wilson as she unveils her solo exhibition: Joan Poncella at Waller Gallery on June 14th, from 6-9pm. Bria’s distinctive style and profound vision promise to captivate hearts and minds, and your presence at this event would be invaluable in championing her artistic journey.

 

 

Space Mission | Opening Reception + Placebo Effect | Opening Reception
Friday, June 14 :: 7pm
@ Current Space

Current Space is proud to present ‘Space Mission,’ an exhibition of paintings and sculptures by Se Jong Cho and Iris Hughey exploring humanity’s relationship with space and imagining beyond the terrestrial, also featuring flowers by Crimson & Clover.

Please join us for the Opening Reception Friday, June 14th from 7-10pm!

Born in Seoul, SE JONG CHO makes art to explore the extent of her imagination and broaden her creative domain. She began painting while pursuing her PhD in environmental engineering at Johns Hopkins University. Her training as a scientist taught her to become observant and think critically, and she cultivated her brand of creative expression that combined multidisciplinary perspectives.

IRIS HUGHEY is a multidisciplinary artist from Dallas, Texas. She works sculpturally, primarily using clay and woodworking. Her sculptures and ceramics are humorous and often interactive, involving tactile surfaces, moving mechanisms, and multi-purpose wearables that are enlivened by the viewer/wearer. Her work explores the importance of leisurely play in our lives now more than ever as we live in a fast-moving, emotionally burdened, and overworked civilization.

Exhibit Runs: June 14 – July 13, 2024
Opening Reception: June 14, 7-10pm
Gallery Hours: Saturdays 1-5pm, by appointment, & whenever we’re open (check out the show anytime you’re here)!
Location: Current Space, 421 North Howard Street, Baltimore, MD

This exhibition runs concurrently with ‘Placebo Effect’ a solo exhibition by Alex Ebstein, on view in the Project Space. Be sure to explore both exhibitions while you’re here!

Current Space is proud to present ‘Placebo Effect,’ a solo exhibition by Alex Ebstein interpreting biological phenomena, perceptions and routines.

Please join us for the Opening Reception Friday, June 14th from 7-10pm!

Exhibit Runs: June 14 – July 13, 2024
Opening Reception: June 14, 7-10pm
Gallery Hours: Saturdays 1-5pm, by appointment, & whenever we’re open (check out the show anytime you’re here)!
Location: Current Space, 421 North Howard Street, Baltimore, MD

This exhibition runs concurrently with ‘Space Mission’ an exhibition of works by Se Jong Cho and Iris Hughey. Be sure to explore both exhibitions while you’re here!

 

 

Art After Hours: Joyce J. Scott
Friday, June 14 :: 8-11pm
@ The Baltimore Museum of Art

Baltimore’s best late-night art party is back celebrating the work of Joyce J. Scott, one of the most significant artists of our time. Art After Hours features late-night access to the galleries, free admission to Joyce J. Scott: Walk a Mile in My Dreams, and one free food or cocktail item with the price of admission. Enjoy a variety of activities and entertainment, specialty cocktails and appetizers, artmaking, and music.

Members: $25 | Non-Members: $30

 

 

Ridin’ the Rails: Pride Train & Party
Friday, June 14 :: 8pm
@ B&O Railroad Museum

There are two amazing events taking place in one memorable evening. Hop aboard the Pride Train and join us for the official Friday night Baltimore Pride celebration at the B&O Railroad Museum!

​This is a 21+ event

PRIDE TRAIN RIDE & PERFORMANCE | 8:00pm (sharp!)

Doors open at 7 pm, but don’t be late, or you’ll miss the train! The Pride Train (yes, an actual moving train!) will leave the station at 8 pm sharp, so grab a drink in the beautiful, historic B&O roundhouse and get ready for a wild ride. Our fabulous drag performers, Aave Blue, Stormi Skye, Ervena Chloe, and Sorority Heights, will keep you entertained as you chug along the first mile of track ever laid in the United States. There are no bathrooms on the train. Drinks will be available for purchase to take on the train. Arrive at 7pm for the train ride. The train will depart on-time at 8pm.

BALTIMORE PRIDE PARTY & PERFORMANCE | 8:30pm – 2am

Join us for the official Friday night Baltimore Pride Party under the stars. You won’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind drag performance, arriving to the dance floor by train. At 10:30pm there will be a performance featuring Mhi’ya Iman Le’Paige and our talented local performers, Stormi Skye, Ervena Chloe, Sorority Heights, and Anita Hero. Our spacious outdoor dance party is surrounded by trains, and DJs Kotic Couture and DJ Aave Blue will be spinning tunes to keep the party going all night long. We will also be introducing you all to this year’s King and Queen of Baltimore Pride. Bar service and food trucks will be on-site, as well.

VIP PARTY & MEET-AND-GREET | 8:30pm – 2am

Enjoy the party in style and get exclusive access to the meet-and-greet with a RuPaul Queen Mhi’ya Iman Le’Paige at 9pm. VIP party ticket holders will get:

Meet-and-greet with RuPaul Queen from 9pm-9:45pm

VIP Bar and Lounge next to the dance floor

Free admission to the B&O Railroad Museum on a return visit

VIP PACKAGE: PRIDE TRAIN & PARTY | 8:00pm (sharp!)

Enjoy the above VIP benefits plus a seat on in the historic VIP Pride Train car. Includes both VIP seating on our first class historic passenger car for the Pride Train. Arrive at 7pm for the train ride. The train will depart on-time at 8pm. There are no bathrooms on the train.

 

 

MiCasa SuCasa 4th Annual Celebration at Tola’s Room
Saturday, June 15 :: 2-7pm
@ Tola’s Room

At Tola’s Room, we deeply value our creative community and its talents. We believe that fostering relationships and nurturing creative partnerships organically creates a thriving ecosystem and economy. This philosophy is at the core of our 4th annual event entitled, MiCasa SuCasa, taking place on Saturday, June 15, 2024, from 2-7 PM. We’ve partnered with a diverse array of creative talents from Baltimore and across Maryland, and we’re excited to share our space with them. 🏠🤎
Purchase tickets. Join us for 1 or ALL. www.tolasroom.com
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☁️La Isla Sueño: Collage mask workshop 2:30-4:30PM @ramsueno
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DJ JustJu Wit @justjuwit
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Our Art Room – 2024 Application
deadline June 14

Our Art Room (OAR) is a critique series and collective of women, femmes, and gender non-conforming artists in their early careers. This collective is an incubator for emerging and growing artists to expand networks, share resources, and provide accountability to each other in a community setting. This six month critique series begins June 2024, where ten artists will bring works to reflect on their personal practices. The collaborative offers a supportive environment for artists to bypass the exclusionary standards of the ‘art world’ and the institutions that uphold them, and an opportunity to grow intentionally with like minded artists.

Artists identifying as femme, gender non-conforming, or woman may apply to participate in this collective. We are especially calling forward our Queer and Trans BIPOC folks who are looking to expand their practices. OAR was created to function as an antidote to the extractive, exclusive, and exploitative nature of large art galleries, institutions, and organizations. Our approach is based on the intersectional understanding of how race, class, and gender informs one’s access to the privileges and levels of mobility in the art world. We aim to bypass this. OAR is a space that intends to pour into people who are seeking to expand their professional practices, while not having to sacrifice their personhood regardless of their positionality.

A snapshot of what is offered (free of charge):
• 3 group critiques
• 1 guest critique with well established guest artists
• 3 community professional development/creative workshops
• The collective’s shared network, resource pool, community feedback
• Culminating Fall group show
• Weekend group retreat in Upstate NY

Timeline:
• June 22 – Collective critique
• July 20 – Collective critique
• August 17 – Collective critique
• September 21 – Guest artist critique
• October 5 – Group Show
• November 1-3 – Group Retreat Upstate NY

What is expected:
As an artist collective, we aim to be committed to each other for the time we are collaborating and supporting each other within this container. There are no application or participation fees required of participants to receive the benefits of this collective. We only ask that our members offer the energy and intention that the collective will be offering our members.

This commitment involves the following:
• Being present minimum 3/4 group critiques
• Be willing to offer your resources, networks, and knowledge
• Be committed to your personal authenticity in your work and how you show up
• Support in the installation of your works
• Be ready to show up for others

***Application submissions due June 14 at 11:59p***

 

 

Request for Qualifications (RFQ): Indoor Mural at 4MLK
deadline June 20
posted by BOPA

BOPA and Wexford Science + Technology are issuing a call for artists for an indoor mural for 4MLK, which is set to open in fall of 2024. For this Request for Qualifications, experienced muralists, public artists, and 2D artists may apply with examples of their work. Two artists will be invited to submit a proposal for the site and paid a $500 stipend. The selected artist will then work directly with representatives from Wexford Science + Technology to make final design decisions and install the mural. The total budget for this 570-square-foot mural is $19,950. Expected completion date of the mural would be October 2024.

 

 

The David C. and Thelma G. Driskell Award for Creative Excellence
deadline before July 1

The University of Maryland is pleased to announce the 2024-2025 competition for The David C. and Thelma G. Driskell Award for Creative Excellence. We welcome submissions from emerging scholars and artists who will create new artistic or scholarly work that furthers the mission of The Driskell Center and the University of Maryland’s Arts for All initiative.

For 2024-2025, awards will be granted to collaborative teams of artists for low-residency/ remote fellowships. The Driskell Center staff will guide the participating team through their residency process. During the fall semester, the Center will provide remote access to its art and archival collections with one onsite visit (5-7 days) in October 2024. As part of the process, a featured exhibition of the artist’s work will be installed in The Driskell Center gallery in mid-January 2025 with an in-person public program on April 3, 2025. Please complete the information below to apply for this opportunity.

Please see the call for applications for more information.

 

 

2024 The Baltimore Fashion Market: Pop-up series at the BMI
deadline July 1
posted by BOPA

The Baltimore Fashion Market Pop-up Series provides a downtown fashion shopping experience that aims to reduce fashion waste globally. This fashion market is produced by BOPA in collaboration with the Baltimore Museum of Industry (BMI). Fill out the application form to showcase your thrifted clothes, custom and up-cycled designs, jewelry, shoes, bags, and accessories at the Baltimore Fashion Market. Selected vendors will have the opportunity to engage with Sustainable Fashion Week U.S. programming and participate in the “Sustainable Style: Resurrected! A Wearable Art Experience” fashion show. The pop-up dates are August 26, September 28, and October 26, from 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. The vendor fee is $100.

 

 

Penland School of Craft
deadline July 2

Penland’s Resident Artist Program, established in the 1960s, is one of the longest-running residencies in the US. The program is designed for professional craft artists who are at a pivotal moment in their creative practice or career—the residency is an opportunity for them to pursue objectives that will have a lasting effect on their work and their lives. Depending on the nature of an applicant’s goals, we offer two options for interested candidates.

1-year project-based residency; artists submit a project proposal and may use the time to push technical and conceptual boundaries, conduct research and development in a particular topic or process, or explore an entirely new aspect of their work.
3-year career transition residency; artists submit objectives to advance their studio practice, to work out the practicalities of making a living, or to make a formative transition in their career path.

 

 

Radiant Voices
deadline July 7
posted by Visionary Art Collective

Radiant Voices is a virtual exhibition dedicated to highlighting the dynamic talents of contemporary women artists from around the world. Juried by a distinguished juried panel of art world professionals including Ekaterina Popova, Alicia Puig, Marina Press Granger, and Liza Zhurkovskaya, we aim to create a vibrant and inclusive show that honors and amplifies the voices of women artists.

In addition to selecting a wide range of artists to be featured in our exhibition, our team will award special prizes to a select number of artists.

  • 1 year free membership to The Art Queens Society courtesy of Ekaterina Popova
  • Exclusive feature on the Create! Magazine blog courtesy of Alicia Puig
  • Interview on The Artist Advisory Podcast & access to the online course “Get Publicity: How to Put Together a Press Kit” courtesy of Marina Press Granger
  • Artist statement review & feedback courtesy of Liza Zhurkovskaya

To learn more and submit your work, please visit: visionaryartcollective.submittable.com/submit

Deadline: Sunday July 7th, 2024 at midnight ET

 

 

Fall Baltimore Grant Applications
deadline July 8
posted by BOPA

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts (BOPA) is proud to present the Free Fall Baltimore grant opportunity – a citywide celebration that offers hundreds of free arts & cultural events at participating venues throughout Baltimore City. Held in conjunction with National Arts and Humanities Month, local venues, artists, and organizations showcase the importance of the arts with free concerts, dance and theater performances, festivals, lectures, workshops, art exhibitions, and special events. This program is made possible by the generous funding support of The Maryland State Arts Council.

 

 

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