Baltimore, MD (March 21, 2013) The Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC), an agency of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, has recognized 87 Maryland artists for creating work of exceptional quality within a range of disciplines. This class of outstanding writers, artists and performers was selected from nearly 600 applicants and awarded grants [...]
This year, we celebrated the 2012 Baker Artist Awards Exhibit at the Baltimore Museum of Art with an opening reception at the museum. The turn out was more than we expected – 781 total guests – and the exhibit and performances were a huge success! The free event featured live performances by Mary Sawyers Baker [...]
OPENING TODAY, the annual Baker Artist Awards exhibit at the Baltimore Museum of Art will highlight all three 2012 Mary Sawyers Baker Prize winners: Alexander Heilner David Knopp Nathan Bell as well as feature the work of all of 2012′s b Grant winners: Brent Crothers Miranda Pfeiffer Tiffany Jones Chris Bathgate Lauren Simonutti Yoshi [...]
More behind the scenes as installation for the 2012 Baker Artist Awards exhibit at the Baltimore Museum of Art continues!
Installation for the 2012 Baker Artist Awards exhibit at the Baltimore Museum of Art has begun! This year’s annual exhibit opens in less than two weeks on September 7th!
2012 Mary Sawyers Baker Prize winner David Knopp was recently featured in the Arts and Culture section of Urbanite Magazine. The article, written by Cara Ober, talks about his work evolving from drawing and his intuitive process in making his elaborate sculptures. “David Knopp has explored the aesthetic qualities of line for many years, first [...]
Ladies and gentleman, the 2012 winners of The Mary Sawyers Baker Prize: ALEXANDER HEILNER NATHAN BELL DAVID KNOPP CONGRATULATIONS! Each artist will receive $25,000 and be featured in an exhibition at The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) from September – October, 2012. ALEXANDER HEILNER is a multi-disciplinary artist who works in photography, video, digital imaging, [...]
In just two weeks, we’ll be announcing the winners of the 2012 Mary Sawyers Baker Prize on a special episode of Artworks This Weekon Maryland Public Television at 8:00pm. AND – In honor of this year’s winners and the 2012 award season, we’re gonna throw another party!
Carl Grubbs, Mary Sawyers Baker Prize winner in 2009, will be performing with Peter Minkler, Mary Sawyers Baker Prize winner from 2010, NEXT WEEK at The Walters Art Museum!
The new Award Season has begun, and we have another three $25,000 Mary Sawyers Baker Prizes to be awarded for 2012!