| Feb 22, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Dancing figures are the center of attention in many of the paintings in Trudy Babchak's exhibit "Motion/Emotion" at Howard Community College. Indeed, there's really nothing else in the paintings to draw your attention away from these moving female...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 4:51 AM
For a craftsman, David Sleightholm knows he's pretty lucky. One of the biggest craft shows in the country is right in his own backyard.
"People come from all around the country to do this show," Sleightholm, who works out of Hampstead, says of this...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Walking through a giant hall in the Baltimore Convention Center, Susan Johnson and Sherry Mills stopped to admire a bronze-and-steel sculpture with water cascading out of it.
"I need this," Mills said.
"You may want to come around this side first,"...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 5:32 AM
It's not unusual for creative students at the Carver Center for Arts and Technology in Towson to be honored for their work on both local and national stages.
But the easy, collaborative effort that helped senior Emily Dahuron, 18, of Towson, be named...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Local residents and visitors can experience a sweet Saturday in downtown Bel Air, as they sample local businesses' chocolate and other confections during the 12th annual Chocolate & Candy Festival.
The Festival, which is put on by the Bel Air Downtown...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 9:09 AM
The anticipated self-titled debut album from Dungeonesse, the Baltimore pop duo of Jenn Wasner (Wye Oak, Flock of Dimes) and Jon Ehrens (White Life, zillions of other projects), will be released on May 14 via Secretly Canadian.
In November, we...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Dr. William Dewey Blake, a retired University of Maryland School of Medicine professor who was chairman of the department of physiology, died of cancer Sunday at his Bath, Maine, home. The former Bolton Hill resident was 94.
Born in Summit, N.J., and...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 3:18 PM
The object was to depict a vivid memory on colored paper, creating a narrative of depth and symmetry.
Marriotts Ridge High School junior Taylor Hensh conjured up a piece illustrating what happens when New Year's Eve fireworks go wrong.
The piece recalls...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 5:31 PM
When bad luck struck, John Mann was all but certain that he'd have to abandon his dreams.
In 2005, Mann was a 28-year-old film school graduate who was just starting to make inroads in the difficult East Coast television industry. He hoped to one day...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:54 PM
The Improved Order of Red Men are gone, but the old Red Men's Hall in Hampden could soon be bustling again, with plans for a pub, an art gallery and a cafe or sushi restaurant at 3600 Hickory Ave.
The 120-year-old Tecumseh Tribe No. 108 of the...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Go to the usual exhibit and you'll visualize how the artwork hanging on the gallery wall would look hanging on your living room wall. An exhibit installed at both the Columbia Art Center and Howard Community College, "Wear Art," encourages one to...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Attend a reception for exhibiting artists, Friday, June 14, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Montpelier Arts Center, 9652 Muirkirk Road.
Current art exhibitions include the 32nd annual Sculpture Exhibition, with DC GlassWorks through Aug. 18 in Main Gallery;...