| Oct 9, 2010
There's a Kelly green aerial lift parked in the lobby of the Senator Theatre, and a steady sound of scraping as an art restoration expert in the auditorium carefully extracts paint samples from the proscenium arch flanking the stage.
A section of the...
| May 6, 2010
| 6:01 AM
| Nov 12, 2010
| 4:01 AM
Beyond the mighty Baltimore Museum of Art and Walters Art Museum, beyond such long-established, up-market spaces as C. Grimaldis Gallery and Thomas Segal Gallery, a world of artistic enterprise thrives — some of it off the radar or almost...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 4:59 PM
The Contemporary Museum, which has featured provocative works by a broad sampling of cutting-edge artists, announced a new executive director this week who promises to keep things innovative.
Sue Spaid doesn't officially start until Dec. 13, but the...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 3:09 PM
On Tuesday, three Baltimore-area artists will each win $25,000 for the Baker Artist Awards and a select few will discover they are finalists for the $25,000 Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize. We should all be celebrating. These major awards shine a...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 10:57 AM
The past few years, Baltimore's music scene has been recognized as one of the best in the country.
But Baltimore doesn't just have an experimental music scene — we also have a cutting edge arts and culture community, showcased at events like the...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 2:42 PM
Someone asked me recently if this was the year that the tapas trend was finally going to go away. In fact, it's not a trend anymore; it's the way many of us prefer to eat. Even with a restaurant like Tapas Teatro, which does so many things right, there...
| Jan 7, 2011
Doreen Bolger, director of the Baltimore Museum of Art, offers tips on purchasing art:
Look, look, look Visit museums, art galleries, exhibitions at art schools and colleges, art fairs, antiques stores, auctions — even thrift stores — to find...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 10:43 AM
From the Maryland Politics blog:
Meetings of the city's spending board are generally sleepy bureaucratic pageants, punctuated by the occasional protest from contractors or sopping arrival of officials caught in the rain.
But Tom Kiefaber, who ran the...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 12:37 PM
This weekend two vastly different rap duos will perform in Baltimore.
The first one, Salt-n-Pepa, formed in New York and are icons of the genre. The second one, AK Slaughter, are homegrown, and barely five years old.
Cheryl James and Sandy Denton ...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 12:24 PM
It's possible to summarize Andrew Irons' "Linus and Alora" as being about a man and woman anticipating the birth of a child, but its meaning is more difficult to pin down. That makes it a suitable choice for Single Carrot Theatre, because this group in...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 6:00 AM
After two and a half years in the works, Liam Flynn’s Ale House will have its official grand opening Saturday at 4 p.m.
Flynn said the bar, which looks like “a traditional ale house," will serve ales predominantly.
“We want to...