Join the BMA’s Joshua Johnson Council (JJC) on Facebook Live for their April meeting featuring presentations from artist Murjoni Merriweather and curator Thomas James. Murjoni Merriweather is a Maryland-based artist who creates sculpted beings that are based around real people and real experiences. Her work addresses and eliminates stereotypes through clay portraits and video work. Thomas James is a visual arts curator and content creator based in Maryland.
UMBC's Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture presents Home Bodies: 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition, featuring works by this year’s graduates in Intermedia & Digital Arts — Rahne Alexander, Safiyah Cheatam, Danielle Damico, Lindsay T. D’Andelet, Elijah Davis, Maksym Prykhodko, and Amelia Voos.
ART SEMINAR GROUP WEBINAR - ONLINE PROGRAM THROUGH ZOOM
Paris: A Vision of Beauty - Cinderella and Her Evil Stepsisters: The Remaking of Paris By Napoleon III
John Tirsch, architectural historian specializing in historic houses, landscapes and urban design; instructor in design history, Rhode Island School of Design; visiting curator, Newport Historical Society
Join us for a spirited discussion featuring conceptual artist Stephanie Syjuco and artist and cultural organizer Savannah Wood, inspired by the exhibition Stephanie Syjuco: Vanishing Point (Overlay), currently on view at the BMA. The conversation will be preceded by an exhibition presentation led by BMA Associate Curators of Contemporary Art Jessica Bell Brown and Leila Grothe.
An exhibit showcasing artwork by local artists Beth Caruso, Kate Norris, Sylvie van Helden, and Bonnie Zuckerman. Working in diverse media – from photography & digital manipulation to collage & ceramics – these artists use balance, symmetry, and pattern to create intricate pieces inspired by natural motifs.
Exhibit dates: April 24 - May 29, with a free virtual reception on April 30 from 6-7pm. Gallery hours: Tues & Thurs 11am-7pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Exhibit also available to view online at hocoarts.org/galleries.
The Arts Council's annual Resident Visual Artists Exhibit showcases artists with studios at the Howard County Center for the Arts, including recent work by James Adkins, Joan Bevelaqua, Sara Engel, Myungsook Ryu Kim, Diana Marta, Joyce J. Ritter, Lisa Scarbath, Jereme Scott, Andrei Trach, Jamie Travers, Mary Jo Tydlacka, and David Zuccarini.
Connect with guests and artists from all over the world for a one hour live streamed performance featuring our talented students. Gain an exclusive look into how they use their creativity to connect. Enjoy pre-show festivities, a silent auction, signature Expressions arts classes, and guest appearances from some of BSA’s most notable alumni; Christian Siriano, Josh Charles, and many more. Hosted by WBAL Co-Anchor, and BSA TWIGS parent, Jason Newton.
What is thread? Is it just a long, thin strand of cotton, nylon, or other fibers? What is the thread that holds us together? How is thread made? This exhibit explores the answers to these questions and much more. This Call for Artists show features 20+ different artists from around the area and their interpretations of what thread means to them using a variety of mediums. Available in an online catalog format!
Featuring Esther Krinitz's Holocaust survival story exquisitely told through 36 hand-embroidered works, this exhibition pays tribute to humanity's long history, past and current, of unjustly persecuted innocents and the dream of a world at peace. A preamble to Esther's fabric collages include South African Truth and Reconciliation embroidered testimonies, work gathered from Lily Yeh's partnership with Rwandan Tutsi genocide survivors, and more.
In fall 2019, UMBC's Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery presented Experimentalist: The Art of Robert W. Fichter, the first retrospective of the artist’s career in over thirty years. We are pleased now offer this exhibition in an online version, available here.
Anchored by fantastical, handmade bedrooms created by three visionary artists as personal refuge, the American Visionary Art Museum explores the latest scientific research behind sleep as both force majeur to our total wellbeing and hypnagogic portal, enabling fresh revelations in science, art, and creative innovation of all sort.