Maryland Art Place


What's Happening at Maryland Art Place?

Maryland Art Place offers a changing schedule of innovative and diverse programming throughout the year that is always made available to the public free of charge. Events include exhibition openings, gallery talks conducted by exhibition curators and participating artists, workshops, professional developement events, and lectures by artists and historians.

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Event Calendar
Upcoming Events

10/6 MAP's 35th Year Anniversary Exhibition

Thursday, October 6, 2016 | 6:00 PM

Exhibition Dates: October 6 - October 27, 2016

MAP serves over 400 artists annually in its galleries. This year we are excited to celebrate our 35th Anniversary by featuring 35 contemporary artists. These influential artists have made their mark on MAP throughout our history.

Hasan Elahi, John Ruppert, Beki Basch, Carol Brown Golderg, Mina Cheon, Bonnie Crawford Kotula, Linda DePalma, Oletha DeVane, Liz Donadio, Laure Drogoul, Neil Feather, Peggy Fox, Carol Frost, Helen Glazer, Mia Halton, Dana Holgerson, Maria Karametou, Glen Kessler, Jonathan Latiano, Karen Lemmert, Mike McConnell, Mary Ann Mears, Raoul Middleman, Mary Beth Muscara, Nancy O'D Wilson, Janet Olney, David Page, Michael Platt, Jan Razauskas, Joyce Scott and Joe Shannon.

This exhibition will showcase works ranging from painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, installation and more. We look forward to seeing you there!

Donate to MAP's $35k for THIRTY FIVE fundraiser!

10/16 MAP's 35th Anniversary Open House

Sunday, October 16, 2016 | 3:00 PM

MAP's 'Open House' will be held on SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16 from 3-5pm, followed by a Donor Reception in MAP’s Gallery at 5pm that same day. The Open House is a great way to meet the artists and creative enterprises that populate MAP's building. Participators in the Open House include:

Jordan Faye Contemporary
Lineup Room Recording Studio
The 14 Karat Cabaret
& featured artists
opening their doors to their studios. (TBA)

There will be a series of live performances in the evening, from 7 - 11pm in the 14k Cabaret.  Full schedule of events TBA.

Sponsored by Charm City Cakes and Union Craft Brewing.

*The Open House is free and open to the public
*Those that donate to the 35K@35 Campaign may join MAP's Board, Staff and Program Advisory Committee for a reception from 5-7pm in the MAP Gallery. Giving levels start as low as $35.
*All exhibiting artists in MAP's 35th Year Anniversary Exhibition are invited to attend!

Donate to MAP's 35k for THIRTY FIVE fundraiser!

Help us raise $1,000 a year for every year we have been in operation!

For MAP's 35th, we are celebrating our building and the many, many creative individuals that work here. MAP aims to keep its home at 218 West Saratoga Street 100% mission driven – a place for the cultural community, a place for local residents to frequent free of charge, a place that will inject life into a gateway corridor within the Bromo Arts District. By donating, you are aiding the continued service of an important Maryland State cultural asset, and a beloved Baltimore-based contemporary art organization.

10/22 Doors Open Baltimore @ MAP

Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 12:00 PM

MAP will be participating in Doors Open Baltimore 2016 from 12 - 4pm!  

More information TBA!

12/9 UNDER $500 2016

Friday, December 9, 2016 | 6:00 PM

Maryland Art Place invites you to join us at our fourth annual "Under $500" affordable art sale this December!

On Friday, December 9 at 6 o'clock join us for a first-come, first-served opportunity to purchase affordable and original works of art. The event will feature the work of Baltimore and surrounding area artists at a price point of $500 or less. Purchase work at any point throughout the evening and take home that night!

Guests can expect to mingle with other artists, collectors, patrons and general art enthusiasts at the event with an open wine and beer bar, along with light tastings with a holiday twist.

More Information TBA!

Our Mission

Maryland Art Place (MAP) inspires, supports, and encourages artistic expression through innovative programming, exhibitions, and educational opportunities while recognizing the powerful impact art can have on our community. MAP creates a dynamic environment for artists of our time to engage the public by nurturing and promoting new ideas. MAP has served as a critical resource for contemporary art in the Mid-Atlantic since 1981.

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Phone: 410.962.8565