Visual Art

Visual Art

How Cherry's art practice reflects his strength as a craftsman, historian, and storyteller

Cherry’s assemblage portraits create a sense of familiarity, especially through the everyday objects and materials he incorporates as symbols for larger questions and preconceived notions of American history and culture.

In the museum’s effort to foreground experience over spectacle, the pendulum swings too far

In truth, I am drawn to Glenstone for the same reasons I question its efficacy.

Processing your core love unit in peril requires deep work of the mind and soul.

To maintain sanity, I escaped a lot to the wilds of the shore, particularly Assateague Island.

Liz Faust, Thomas James, Michael Benevento & Julianne Hamilton, Giulia Piera Livi

This edition of Quarantine Diaries features five Baltimore-based gallerists and curators who have adapted their practices to create new opportunities for artists to survive and thrive through quarantine

Observing light and reflecting on the domestic experience

There is a sense of hope in this illusion of free time.

Honoring Healthcare Workers

Fannon's photos of female healthcare workers emphasize their humanity, as well as the physical boundaries they experience every day on the job.

The Miami-born, DC-based artist’s work is a late-capitalist playground with floaties and pool bros

"My first visual clue to the parallel nature of this situation was that pastels were suddenly in vogue again."

Three artists work within AFRO American Newspapers' archives

This new phase of programming allows us to congregate and experience art together safely, on the street or in our cars from a distance.

The Hampden-based progressive studio encourages artists’ autonomy and creative expression

Progressive art studios are philosophically integral to disability rights and social justice.

The deeper you dig in your life, the more visually distant you get from the reality

Memorializing quiet moments at home during quarantine, one day at a time

Merging Traditional Craft with Technology

Couwenberg, a titan of fine-art fiber education, is influenced by growth and evolution, which she excavates in an exploration of her personal history as a Dutch woman living in America.

Monique Crabb’s reverent textile works

Monique Crabb explores loss and longing through a combination of photography and fiber art

Jang’s practice embodies the mutable relationship between art and craft

Jang is a conceptual artist, a popular tattoo artist, and a renaissance creative with a grip on what it means to make exciting and thought-provoking contemporary artworks in various forms.

Sankofa Theater choreographer and creative director Kibibi Ajanku fell in love with traditional indigo dyeing in The Gambia in West Africa

From Ghana to Benin, Benin to Nigeria, Ajanku has apprenticed with master dyers who retain knowledge of traditional indigo dyeing techniques, an art that is being lost to synthetic processes.

A Charles Village Home Filled with Contemporary Art

What doesn’t fit in their apartment waits in storage as they rotate pieces in and out, rendering their home as both a gallery and a domestic space, enriched by their love for art and artists. 

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