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 [...]
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, [...]
The William G. Baker, Jr. Memorial Fund created its “b-Grant” program in 2010 to promote the quality, diversity, and depth of the region’s arts scene. These $1,000 grants recognize emerging artists, and established artists exploring new directions. Up to nine awards will be given annually to artists selected by discipline specific experts from nominations on [...]
This years first round of b-Grant winners- Tiffany Jones, Brent Crothers, and Miranda Pfeiffer – met with members of the William G. Baker, Jr. Memorial Fund at Joe Squared for a celebration dinner of pizza and drinks. It was a great opportunity to get to know the winners better, have some great conversation, and chow down!
Ladies and gentlemen, the first round of b Grant winners for the 2012 Baker Artist Awards…