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

Each year, MAP serves over 400 artists annually in its galleries. To celebrate 35 years of operation, MAP is going back to its roots. This exhibition will feature contemporary artists from the organization’s early years of the 80’s, 90’s and 2000’s, reviving work from the most memorable exhibitions in MAP’s history.

More information TBA! 

Donate to MAP's $35k for THIRTY FIVE campaign!  Help us raise $1,000 a year for every year we have been in operation!

10/16 MAP's 35th Anniversary Open House

Sunday, October 16, 2016 | 3:00 PM


The '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. 

All exhibiting artists in MAP's 35th Year Anniversary Exhibition are invited to attend!

Participants of the reception  must contribute to the 35k for THIRTY FIVE fundraising campaign in order to attend the donors reception. See below for details!


Maryland Art Place:  $35K for THIRTY FIVE! Help us raise $1,000 a year for every year we have been in operation!

The Board of Trustees of Maryland Art Place (MAP) is pleased to announce its 35th Birthday and we need your support to ensure the next 35! With excitement we are launching our “35K@Thirty Five” campaign. By donating, you are aiding the continued service of an important Maryland State cultural asset, and a beloved Baltimore-based contemporary art organization. 

To stay the course, refine our administrative infrastructure, and improve our building, we need your support. Help us raise $35,000, $1,000 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.

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.

Contact Us

Phone: 410.962.8565