The lowdown -- Catch the gallery talk for the exhibition Time and Measure today at Maryland Art Place. Join participating artists R.L. Croft, Kevin Wolf and Christopher Whittey as they explain the exhibit and their works.
If you go -- The talk will be at 6 p.m. today with a 7 p.m. reception. Time and Measure runs through Dec. 22. Maryland Art Place is at 8 Market Place, Suite 100.
The lowdown -- Don't miss Grace Hartigan: New Painting, a new exhibit at C. Grimaldis Gallery. This will be Hartigan's 19th solo show at the gallery, and it will include paintings and works on paper that represent her interpretations of older works.
If you go -- The exhibit runs today through Jan. 5. The gallery is at 523 N. Charles St. There will be an opening reception 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. today. Hours are 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays. Call 410-539-1080.
The lowdown -- Edward Polochick leads his Concert Artists of Baltimore in a performance Saturday of the B Minor Mass by Johann Sebastian Bach, which serves as a summation of Bach's incomparable art -- really, of all Western music up to that time -- and a foundation for all that was to come.
If you go -- The performance is at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Gordon Center for Performing Arts, 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave., Owings Mills. Tickets are $20-$28. Call 410-625-3525 or go to cabalto .org.