This Week: Mount Vernon + Bromo District First Thursdays, Sweaty Eyeballs Animation Festival, Vision & Spirit at the Lewis Museum, Jacob Henry, Fanni Somogyi and Elena Volkova at Alchemy of Art, Christine Duckworth at The Walters, Highlandtown First Friday Art Walk, 2023 BJC Symposium, and more.
“The histories that collide are not just the histories of the Greco-Roman civilizations and Egypt, but also art histories and ways of framing these moments."
The internet was FUNNY and engaging this week.
This week's news includes: The Walters acquires Kehinde Wiley and Herbert Massie, mulitple public art works go missing, Jill Orlov wins the MASB Artist Travel Prize, fiber artist Melissa Webb, Little Donna's named one of 50 best restaurants, looking back on Artscape, and more!
True to its title, the solo show features a playful sampling of Toelke’s varied mediums and practices—from bold, colorful works on paper depicting jewels to actual jewelry, such as pendants, rings, and a new take on the vintage charm bracelet.
There are so many rich and meaningful layers of complexity in this exhibit, its inspiration, and its significance, both for those directly impacted, and more universally, by drug overdose and opioid addiction.
This Week: Fitsum Shebeshe, Jessica Bell Brown, and Rhea Beckett in conversation at UMBC, Baltimore Clayworks virtual artist talk with Clarissa Pezone, Charm City Burlesque and Variety Festival, Charm City Fringe, BROS' The Gold Night, and more!
The artworks in "someone decides, hawk or dove" take their visual note from artefacts, architecture, flags, and musical instruments that point to a collective ongoing reckoning with the global colonial project.
I could not keep up with the internet this week!
How do we evaluate Artscape's success? After a three year hiatus, Artscape returns with leadership placing our creative economy at the center of their story.
This week’s news includes: What to know ahead of Artscape weekend, Baltimore's Arts & Culture Advisory Committee, John Waters' Hollywood star, High Zero and Charm City Fringe return, André De Shields honored, Derrick Adams in LA, 2023 Trawick Prize winners, and more.
Celebrate the new home of Night Owl Gallery with a paper cutting workshop tonight, Wednesday September 20th, from artist Rosa Leff, and reception Friday, September 22nd.
This Week: Jacob Budenz's Big Queer Book Party, High Zero Festival, Kirby Griffin, the Guardians at The Peale, States of Becoming opening at UMBC, Artscape 2023, Kelly Walker + Rosa Leff at Night Owl Gallery, NoMüNoMü’s print fundraiser, and more!
On September 23rd, Hand to Eye: A Print Fundraiser for NoMüNoMü will release exclusive, limited-edition portfolios, including 14 works by local artists.
Highlights: Coco Gauff, the VMAs, Erykah Badu, Diahann Caroll, Mitski, Lake Lainer, celebrity auctions, Hasan Minhaj, the Roman Empire, and UAW is on strike.