A.F. Oehmke

A.F. Oehmke

A.F. Oehmke is an artist, cultural critic, and arts administrator. A Michigan native, Oehmke moved to Baltimore to attend the Maryland Institute College of Art where she was a Fanny Blaustein Thalheimer Scholar. As a student at MICA, Oehmke served as an undergraduate representative on the President’s Task Force on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Globalization, in addition to working in the office of Diversity and Intercultural Development, the Joseph Meyerhoff Center for Career Development, and as a teaching assistant for the foundations and art history departments. Apart from BmoreArt, Oehmke has interned at a number of organizations in Baltimore including the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Baltimore Clayworks. She writes the Internet Is Exploding column for BmoreArt. Email her at afoehmke@bmoreart.com.

Stories by A.F. Oehmke

Political tensions rise around the world and produce more and more resistance.

Letters to the future, Solange, Megan Thee Stallion in NYT, Dolly Parton, Ice Cube working with Trump, and more

The internet had me in my feels this week.

Black Futures, stan culture, learning the land, the case for abolition, Latria Graham, the VP debate and more

The internet was surprisingly enjoyable this week.

Issa Rae, Michaela Coel and Donald Glover, Jeremy O. Harris, survival diaries, notes on notes, swearing parrots and more 

The internet was a mix of amazing profiles, personal essays and long reads, and batshit American politics.