Throughout the month of September, to coincide with the BMA exhibit and to celebrate another year with the Baker Artist Awards, we’ve invited several galleries to exhibit shows curated from BakerArtistAwards.org. This year’s line up includes exhibits at: 1700 North Charles Street, Baltimore MD 21201 Sept 6 – Oct 6 Opening: Sept 6, 7-11pm 12 W. [...]
The WindUp Space has put on an exhibit with artwork and artists found on the site since the beginning of the awards in ’08-’09. This year, their annual Baker exhibition entitled Compos Mentis, opens September 14th, 7pm-12am.
In the past several months, we’ve been looking at Baker Artist Award member’s Favorites collections and talking with them about their experience curating a collection of artwork they discovered on bakerartistawards.org. Using the “Favorites” feature on the website, anyone signed up can save their favorite artwork and share it on their profile. As the Baker [...]
Gary Kachadourian, one of the three Mary Sawyers Baker Prize winners from 2011, was recently featured in the Arts and Culture section of Urbanite Magazine as a part of their regular “Ask the Artist/Gertrude Stein Questionnaire” profile series. In the profile, Gary reveals his obsession with Hot Wheels toy cars, what he’s currently reading, favorite [...]
As a proud sponsor, The William G. Baker, Jr. Memorial Fund is happy to announce the opening of the 13th Annual Maryland Film Fest! In addition to the Baker Artist Awards, The William G. Baker, Jr. Memorial Fund also provides support for many of Baltimore’s rich and diverse cultural offerings, one of which being none [...]
Ladies and gentleman, the 2011 winners of The Mary Sawyers Baker Prize: GARY KACHADOURIAN AUDREY CHEN SHODEKEH CONGRATULATIONS! Each artist will receive $25,000 and be featured in an exhibition at The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) from September 7 – October 2, 2011, culminating in a celebratory “Late Night” event on October 1 with live [...]