| Jul 21, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Undeterred by the wet weather, thousands strolled Saturday among the art displays, the crafts tables and the Italian sausage vendors of Artscape.
"I think it's great," said Jerry Fields, keeping dry under a poncho fashioned of plastic garbage bags. "It's...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 4:09 PM
The city's three-day Artscape festival came to a close Sunday as the rain held off and the biggest crowds of the weekend jammed streets transformed into galleries, performance space and picnic areas.
After a slower-than-usual, rainy Saturday, "All of our...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 6:04 AM
As of 9 a.m. Monday, traffic was slow on I-95 northbound near I-695, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on I-95 southbound near Route 295 in Baltimore City, Walker Avenue at Leith Walk in Baltimore City, I-70 westbound near Route 29 in...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 2:42 PM
"I Used to be Darker," the latest movie from Baltimore's Matt Porterfield, will be shown at January's Sundance Film Festival, organizers announced Wednesday.
"I was in a bit of a state of shock," said Porterfield, who was on a return bus trip from New...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:37 PM
As state officials unveiled a giant statue of a crash test dummy at its new home in Glen Burnie Tuesday, they deemed it "destined to be a regional landmark."
But towering at five times larger than life and weighing 2 tons, the bright-yellow tribute to...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 11:15 AM
Congratulations to the Baltimore Office of Promotion of the Arts for sponsoring and promoting Artscape and the many local cultural institutions, galleries and churches that open their doors ("Weather break helps Artscape," July 23).
| Apr 20, 2012
| 6:21 AM
A half-dozen artists, ranging from a sculptor specializing in what he calls "tombstones for a cemetery that has turned carnival" to a photographer focusing on abandoned spaces and objects, have been announced as finalists for this year's $30,000 Janet &...
| May 19, 2012
Gifted with a mother's second sight, Catherine Johnson knew her daughter Jacqueline Green better than the child knew herself.
In 2004, the eighth-grader insisted she had absolutely zero desire to study dance. "Oh, Mom," she said, rolling her eyes. "Why...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 2:04 PM
The finalists' exhibit and awards ceremony of the annual Janet and Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize will move from the Baltimore Museum of Art, where it has been held since the inaugural competition in 2005, to the Walters Art Museum next year.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 12:46 PM
Calling Wendel Patrick multi-talented is an understatement. The 39-year-old Baltimore resident usually has a Fender Rhodes keyboard, two turntables, effects processors and a microphone for beat boxing and vocal percussion at his shows.
| May 30, 2012
| 5:24 PM
R&B artist Brian McKnight, rockers Clutch and funksters the Rebirth Brass Band will headline this year's Artscape festival, set for July 20-22.
The performance lineup, along with other details of the three-day festival that attracts about 350,000...
| May 30, 2012
| 9:08 AM
ON THE SITE...
Brian McKnight, Clutch to headline Artscape 2012: R&B artist Brian McKnight, rockers Clutch and funksters the Rebirth Brass Band will headline this year's Artscape festival, set for July 20-22.
O'Malley to stump in Wisconsin for Walker...