| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:57 PM
How do you celebrate the 100th birthday of a man who never relished a lot of fuss, and who preferred to save his cake-cutting skills for parties that honored the city he created and loved?
That's the question a cast of Columbia pioneers, business...
| Apr 18, 2014
The Mount Hebron High School Marching Unit will hold its inaugural fundraising event, "Band A Thon," from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 25, at the school, 9440 Route 99. The event is free; donations will help support the 225-member...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:33 AM
Seven artists, whose works span experimental musical instruments and genealogy-inspired sculpture, are the finalists in the 2014 Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize.
The prize, which provides the winner with a $25,000 fellowship award that will...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Two very different perspectives on urban life are on view in the exhibit "The City: Paintings by Robert Tennenbaum and Linda Press" at Howard Community College's Rouse Company Foundation Gallery.
Tennenbaum's aerial views of various cities are from so...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:01 AM
Tucked in the very back of the Bean Hollow, a cozy coffee shop at the base of Ellicott City's Main Street, there's a black and white table with thunderbolt designs and a side panel that, when removed, reveals a not-so-secret trove of notes and drawings...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Juried exhibition The Maryland Federation of Art presents its 37th annual national juried exhibition, "Art on Paper," through Sunday, April 20, at the Circle Gallery, 18 State Circle in Annapolis. The exhibit features more than 75 original works. Hours...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Nobody will argue with the exclamation point in the timely exhibit that's titled "Artists' Gallery Welcomes Spring!" Not every artwork in this group show has spring in mind, but there are plenty of seasonally themed pieces to carry that mood as if on a...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:59 AM
The sound of harmonized voices echoed through the halls of Lansdowne High School on Tuesday morning.
"Four, three, two," Micah Smith said while striking the keys of a piano as 25 students began to sing under his direction.
Smith is a professional...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 3:00 AM
As soon as you walk through the door, you know this couldn't be anything but an artist's studio. Canvases are stacked against the walls. Paints and art supplies are arranged on shelves. Three large tables fill the middle of the work space.
| Apr 6, 2014
| 9:56 AM
Ashley Gable of Pasadena paints her artwork on an unusual canvas: the human body.
"I think body painting is a very challenging medium," said Gable, 21, "because it takes the 2-D work that you would put onto a canvas, and it makes it come to life."...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 3:15 AM
Bel Air and Harford County's best kept secret is no longer a secret.
More than 100 people came to the Harford Artists' Art Gallery to participate in its reopening after it was closed during February for renovations. Twenty HAA member volunteers cleaned,...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:07 AM
When you paint on a wall in the middle of the city, people want to talk to you.
They want to tell you how they would have painted things differently, choosing a different shade of green, or a different subject entirely. They want to know why you're...