Ashleigh Bryant Phillips and Joseph Grantham started Hidden Palace, a reading series for poetry and fiction, at Fadensonnen
Happy Thanksgiving! Baltimore Art News today includes Acme Corporation at The Voxel, Joe Squared closing, Dan Rodricks' play, Holiday art markets, Frederick Arts Council magazine, VisArts + Rockville win Asphalt Art Initiative grant, and climate protestors at National Gallery
Brain Eaters v Mowgli Takeover at Night Owl Gallery, ArtCentric's Cinderella returns to Center Stage, Black Arts District's film screening at Arch Social Club, Mill Centre Open Studios, Flora Night Market and Lighting of the 34th Street Miracle–plus calls for entry!
Collectively these pieces speak to our very human impulse towards making, documenting, and memorializing that extends beyond the early Modern era.
This fall, after working months in her studio, de la Brown is responding to what she uncovered in the archives with a public art installation in the George Peabody Library called Be(longing): Unveiling the Imprint of Black Women Hidden in Plain Sight.
This week's news includes: JHU's Baltimore art initiative, Mobtown Ballroom moves to Station North, Baltimore's Black Supper Clubs, Vital Matters Climate Change Theater at Creative Alliance, Chesapeake Theater Company striving for diversity and inclusion, Jinji Chocolate, and more
This Week: Nicoletta Daríta de la Brown at JHU, artist talk with Wayman Scott at Baltimore Clayworks, BLK ASS FLEA MKT at Museum of Industry, Dr. Sampada Aranke lectures at the Driskell Center, Clayworks Winterfest Preview Party, Under $500 at MAP, and more!
If an institution cannot successfully function without the direct engagement of its founding director, clearly it is not yet sustainable or ready to successfully onboard a successor.
Some inconceivably cruel things happened on the internet this week, and so did some funny moments.
The two-person cast, Tuyết Thị Phạm (Afong Moy) and Đavid Lee Huỳnh (Atung), under Nana Dakin’s skillful direction, show the effect of cultural exploitation on the individual. They also, along with the talented design team, raise the question of whether we are complicit in that exploitation.
This week's news includes: New Hamiltonian Fellows, Kerr Houston wins Lois Moran Award for Craft Writing, The Roller Wave, the Valerie Maynard internship at the BMA, the Mac MacLure Spirit of Leadership Award, and more!
If you ask around town for the best restaurant, Blacksauce Kitchen is almost always among the top ten, but the brick-and-mortar shop is only open two days a week—Thursdays and Saturdays.