This week's news includes: Christopher Batten's portrait of Elijah Cummings, Katherine Tzu-Lan Mann interviewed by Rob Lee, Caleb Stine composes for Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, and more reporting from Maryland Matters, The Real News Network, and other local and independent news sources.
Teri Henderson in conversation with Jeffrey Kent at The Ivy Bookshop, Gormley Gallery hosts a Senior Thesis opening reception, documentary screening and discussion with Angela N. Carroll, nia love, and Scott Love presented by UMBC CIRCA, Rosa Leff opening at Hotel Indigo, and more!
Flanked by ranks of Quattrocento holy figures, Stephen Towns’ protagonist feels at once at home and strikingly distinct.
The internet had me in my feels this week.
Barber, David, and Dorman transport viewers to fictitious and prophetic scenarios of apocalypses and hopeful futures that suspend disbelief through immersion in surreal realms.
This week's news includes: Seven Baltimore curators profiled nationally, Ballet After Dark wins JHU prize, David Simon's new HBO Series about Baltimore, and more reporting from New Art Examiner, Baltimore Magazine, Technical.ly Baltimore, and other local and independent news sources.
This Week: Maryland Film Festival 2022 at the SNF Parkway, UMD's 2022 MFA Exhibition, Station North Sips, Visions of Night: Baltimore Nocturnes at MD Center for History & Culture, Flower Mart, Music, & Majolica Mania at The Walters, the Peale lunchtime lecture with Paul Chaat Smith, and more!
The intimate group show, Order and Uncertainty: Five Abstract Painters, features painters who share what curator Timothy App calls a classical impulse to bring order to abstraction: Power Boothe, the late Julie Karabenick; Patsy Krebs, WC Richardson, and Linling Lu.
The internet felt random this week, but it was interesting.
Beats Not Bullets, the brainchild of Kevin “Ogun” Beasley, was started six years ago as a way to teach students in Baltimore how to produce and create music.
Will Holman, Open Works' executive director, said in an email that the bill’s passage represents a “historic accomplishment for the maker movement” and puts Maryland in a leadership role.
Photographer Matthew Christopher, the cost of home detention, Wes Brown's story, Remembering The Marble Bar, Three 2022 Sondheim Finalists, and more reporting from The Real News Network, Washington Monthy, Baltimore Brew, and other local and independent news sources.
This concrete gesture of solidarity is Elena Volkova’s way of “trying to turn grief into something productive,” she says. “Better than being curled-up crying on the floor.”