Walters Art Museum Receives $463K Grant From The National Endowment For The HumanitiesThe Walters Art Museum received a $463,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to fund new inclusive, community engagement initiatives and continue to provide free exhibits and education classes, the museum announced Tuesday.
Baltimore Rock Opera Society And Maryland Zoo Partner On 'Monster World: Zoo Quest' Interactive FundraiserThe Baltimore Rock Opera Society and Maryland Zoo are partnering on "Monster World: Zoo Quest," a fundraiser that takes attendees through an interactive tour of the zoo grounds to see monsters from previous rock operas in their "natural habitat."
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Relocates Another Show Citing Strathmore Labor DisputeThe Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is relocating yet another show due to a labor dispute between management and the union representing employees in the ticket office at the Music Center at Strathmore.
Baltimore Artist Stephen Towns Featured In Smithsonian's National Museum Of African American History And CultureEach one of the portraits are of people from West Africa who were taken from their homes and forced into the Middle Passage Atlantic slave trade.
Baltimore Open Studio Tour Offers A Behind-The-Scenes Look At How Artists Make Their WorkThe Baltimore Open Studio Tour, an annual event now in its 33rd year, is part of Free Fall Baltimore. The public can meet with local artists, see their creative process and buy some of their work.
B&O Railroad Museum Recognized As Underground Railroad SiteThe B&O Railroad Museum has been recognized by the National Parks Service as a Network to Freedom Underground Railroad Site, the museum announced on Tuesday.
Construction Set To Begin On New Performance Space Next To Hippodrome TheatreConstruction is set to begin this fall on a new performance and event space next to the Hippodrome Theatre that will allow the arts complex to host more shows and cater to smaller performing arts groups.
Six Cultural Institutions In Maryland Receive $1 Million In American Rescue Plan FundsFour museums and two universities in Maryland were awarded a combined $1 million in American Rescue Plan funds earmarked for educational institutions, Maryland's Congressional Democrats announced on Tuesday.
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Cancels Two Strathmore Shows And Relocates AnotherAs the Music Center at Strathmore continues negotiations with employees in its ticket office, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is canceling two concerts at the venue and relocating another, one week after the orchestra announced schedule adjustments due to the labor stalemate.
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Relocates Strathmore Shows In Support Of Labor Negotiations At VenueThe Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is relocating two concerts from the Music Center at Strathmore as the North Bethesda venue continues negotiations with I.A.T.S.E. Local 868, the union representing ticket office workers.
Baltimore Indie Rock Artist Snail Mail Announces New Album 'Valentine,' Shares Title TrackSnail Mail, a.k.a. the rock outfit fronted by Maryland native Lindsey Jordan, is back with highly anticipated sophomore album "Valentine," due out Nov. 5 on indie label stalwart Matador Records.
New Album From Baltimore Hardcore Band Turnstile Debuts At #30 On Billboard Chart"Glow On," the third album from local hardcore group Turnstile, debuted at number 30 on Billboard's Top 200 chart tracking album sales, and currently ranks as the third-best selling vinyl album in the country.
Mural Of Ravens Quarterback Lamar Jackson To Promote PeaceIn response to recent gun violence that's been plaguing our city, a new mural stands in the Charles North area featuring one of our very own, Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson, throwing up a peace sign.
Glenstone Museum Extends Summer Hours, Guarantees Admission To Students, MilitaryThe Glenstone Museum in Potomac is extending its summer hours from 5 to 7 p.m. until Sept. 5. Museum officials also guaranteed admission to the free museum for students 12 and older, active-duty military personnel and staff from other museums.
Teens Help Create 'Together Govans' Mural In BaltimoreIf you're driving along York Road in northeast Baltimore, you'll likely pass a new piece of art -- a mural designed and constructed entirely by young people, teenagers who live in the community.