| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:38 AM
This year, the designers of the Baltimore Symphony Associates Decorators' Show House had an unusual problem: getting visitors to take their eyes off the views outside the $3.5 million penthouse on the 23rd floor of Silo Point long enough to look at the...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:23 AM
Shaping a vase at Baltimore Clayworks on Jan. 24, longtime student John Gazurian reflected on what it was like for the ceramic arts studio to have an interim executive director for 18 months.
"We sort of lacked focus," said Gazurian, 69, of Wyman Park, a...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Nineteen is a lucky number -- at least for MICA'S XIX: An Experimental Fashion Event.
Senior fiber major Heyhee Choi is one of the 19 to be featured at the weekend event, along with 18 other artists and designers who make up MICA's fiber department's...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:45 AM
The Carroll County Farm Museum is now accepting entries for the annual Maryland Wine Festival poster design competition.
The winning design will be reproduced on posters, T-shirts, brochures and other promotional materials for the 2014 Maryland Wine...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:35 AM
The Ellicott City-based Howard County Arts Council announced the 10 young artists finalists for its 2014 Rising Star competition — Curtis Bannister, Musical Theater; Leiland R.W. Charles, Contemporary Dance; Joe Duffey, Irish Step Dance; Steven...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Growing up on Long Island, N.Y., Nancy Scheinman hated being in school.
"Most schools are so institutional and visually boring, I looked out the window all the time," she said.
So it is fitting that the Stoneleigh resident, apart from her career...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:11 PM
The lawyer representing a Virginia woman seeking to retain a tiny landscape painted by the Impressionist master Pierre-Auguste Renoir cast doubt Friday on Baltimore Museum of Art's evidence that it owns the painting.
In documents filed in the U.S....
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:05 PM
A tiny water view painted by Pierre-Auguste Renoir is finally headed back to the city where a judge has ruled that it belongs — 62 years, one month and 24 days after it was reported stolen from the Baltimore Museum of Art.
During a hearing Friday,...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Guest blog post by Mary Carole McCauley/The Baltimore Sun
The Baltimore Museum of Art announced Wednesday that it will reopen its historic entrance to visitors on Nov. 23, 2014, in celebration of the museum's 100th anniversary.
The elegant portico...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Residents in the Charles Village area really like their quirky new neighbor, Charlie, who seems to live in the middle of a traffic circle.
For many residents, Charlie is the only thing they do like about the controversial traffic circle at 32nd...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Dan and Louise Runion of Clarksville may be humble antiques and art dealers working out of a bedroom-size cubicle in Frederick, but they're big in Poland.
Lately they've been featured in Polish newspapers, television and radio, and were welcomed by the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 9:51 AM
When the historic Annapolis Market House reopens in the next couple of weeks, patrons will walk underneath Jean Tyson's bright red hollyhocks and Dixie Sangster's Cubist rendition of a vase of flowers.
The two women are among 16 artists who...