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Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance

Le Mondo envisions a new future for Baltimore arts. Critics say it still hasn't reckoned with the past.

Le Mondo envisions a new future for Baltimore arts. Critics say it still hasn't reckoned with the past.

In many ways, Le Mondo represents the Baltimore arts world’s grandest aspirations. Its website describes a multipronged “artist-owned performance venue, live/work studio space, and community-focused cafe and bar.”

A list of guiding principles encourages experimental art in various media, giving artists from diverse backgrounds safe spaces and resources, building bridges across demographic groups, “leading with empathy and integrity” and other ideals. Co-founder and executive director Carly J. Bales said that all of these principles build...

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