Monday, May 23, 2022

Arts & Culture

Baltimore Style’s Arts coverage includes the latest news on local artists, musicians, exhibits, museums and more.

Well, That’s Embarrassing Mortified: Baltimore asks performers to “Share the Shame."

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Remember your childhood diary? That worn, tattered book was a veritable surplus of embarrassing adolescent thoughts: “juicy” secrets, way-too-detailed accounts of every encounter you...

Art and Soul Former Walters director publishes a new memoir that delves deep into...

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Published Sept. 20, Gary Vikan's new book Sacred and Stolen explores the little-seen scandalous side of the art world...all while delving deeper into Vikan's...

Art Transplant: The Foodie Bassoonist Fei Xie brings his artistic flair to stages across...

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Although he played three days earlier in the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s season-ending performance of Verdi’s “Requiem” at Meyerhoff Hall, Fei Xie, the orchestra’s principal...

Art Transplant: The Museum Director Chris Bedford has lived all over the world. Here's...

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“To me, Baltimore is a collision of East Coast and Southern sensibilities, producing a culture that I have never experienced anywhere else—and it’s fascinating,”...

Afraid of the Dark? Artist Tony Shore paints stark, stunning scenes on black velvet....

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Tony Shore started painting on black velvet in the early ‘90s when he was a junior at MICA—where he received a full scholarship, incidentally....

In Black and White The brutal themes of this year’s one Maryland One Book...

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In the winter of 2014, University of Maryland alum Jason Reynolds and Boston native Brendan Kiely were sent off on tour together in support...

Network(ing) Star Playwright/TV writer Fia Alvarez left Baltimore to write, but her home city...

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Fia Alvarez finished her first complete play, “Pretty Princess and the Seven Cockatoos,” when she was in the fourth grade at St. Francis of...

Art Transplant: The Melodist Musician Hanna Olivegren on the leap of faith that led...

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Hanna Olivegren, 2015 For international art transplant Hanna Olivegren, the journey to Baltimore began with a melody in her head. The 28-year-old musician was volunteering at...

Art Transplant: The Performance Poet Southern-born Sharea Harris raises her voice for change in...

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Sharea Harris, 2012 “The amount of black artists in Baltimore is fucking fantastic,” says Sharea Harris, 29, a poet and recent graduate of the University...

Art Transplant: The (Shy) Renaissance Woman Versatile artist Linda Franklin opens up.

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Linda Franklin likes old Industrial Era cities. When, in 1993, she decided to move from New York, where she’d lived as an artist for...