| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:13 AM
This weekend, Artscape (you know, just "America's largest free art festival") will bring an abundance of color and quirkiness to Baltimore for the 33rd year. The annual festival will entertain over 350,000 attendees with a slate of free performances,...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 3:38 PM
People at Artscape stared at the group of dancers in a small pocket park. A man in a tucked-in checkered shirt twirled his fingers, a woman in a red bandana danced the hula and a boy in an Outkast T-shirt moved his hips.
Yet there was no music in the...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:25 AM
A recent plein air paint-out held in the historic district of Ellicott City was not just a weekend event that came and went, because many of the resulting paintings are now on display in the exhibit "Paint It! Ellicott City" at the Howard County Arts...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Priscilla G. Teeter, a registered nurse who later became an administrator with the Carroll County Health Department, died May 30 of brain cancer at Carroll Lutheran Village in Westminster. She was 85.
The daughter of James Harvey Gray, an electrical...
| Jun 27, 2014
Exhibit Works by Sam Dixon, Christine Drewyer, Meg Walsh and William Wright will be on view through Monday, June 30, at Main Street Gallery, 216A Main St. in Annapolis. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Information: 410-216-7166 or mainstreetfineart....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 3:25 AM
Walking through the air-conditioned Meeting House Gallery to see the exhibit "Picture Windows: The Painted Screens of Baltimore," you'll find yourself thinking about a distant era when un-air-conditioned houses baked in the summer sun.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:21 AM
They say it ain't over until the fat lady sings, and the colorful life of the Havre de Grace Opera House is clearly far from over.
The building on North Union Avenue, discreetly tucked next to what is now a Susquehanna Hose Company station, has been a...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Seth Adelsberger is a 34-year-old Baltimore painter and printmaker. He does not have a master's degree from an art school, he is not represented by a gallery, and he has not won a prestigious prize.
Nonetheless, on Sunday, a solo show that distills...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Five community art projects, including a sculptural weather station featuring a giant pig, a children's garden full of upward-growing, kinetic "sculptures" and Baltimore's tallest mural, will begin transforming some of Baltimore's underused public...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Rod Cofield has the building. Now he needs the tools.
Cofield's team at Historic London Town and Gardens has built a reproduction of a carpentry shop at the Colonial site in Edgewater. Now, to show how carpenters worked at the site in the 1700s, he...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Visitors to the Columbia Festival of the Arts-related art exhibit "Things That Scare Me" may experience sleepless nights as a result. Shown jointly at the Columbia Art Center and Howard Community College, this show taps into a host of topics guaranteed to...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Sandra H. French
Occupation: Retired Educator
Education: A.B. Mulhenberg College, English major with Education and Spanish minors
Postgraduate work at Loyola College, 30 credits in English and Education
Master's Equivalent Certificate:...