Maryland Artist Registry Juried Exhibition | January 21, 2016-March 26 | Opening January 21, 2016 from 6-8 PM
Maryland Artist Registry Juried Exhibition
Exhibition Dates: Jan. 21 - March 26
This January Maryland Art Place (MAP), in partnership with the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) will host a state wide juried exhibition curated by Gamynne Guillotte from the Baltimore Museum of Art to highlight the wide range of artist and artwork featured on the Maryland State Artist Registry. The exhibition will take place at Maryland Art Place located at 218 West Saratoga St. from January 21 - March 26, 2016.
The artists selected from the Maryland Artist Registry are: John Ruppert, Greg McLemore, Elizabeth Burin, Alice Valenti, Sue Johnson, Alexandra Chiou, Elizabeth Mackie, Trace Miller, Mike McConnell, Ursula Cain-Jordan, Rene Trevino, Mia Halton, Yambe Tam, Carrie Fucile, Elizabeth Kauffman, Sanzi Kermes, Cynthia Jawitz Brower, Nilou Kazemzadeh, Marcia Wolfson Ray, Daniel Humphries-Russ, Glen Kessler, Darcie Book and Aaron Oldenburg.
About the Curator:
Gamynne Guillotte is the Director of Interpretation and Public Engagement at The Baltimore Museum of Art, where she is responsible for strategic planning and realization of interpretive spaces, resources, and public programs. Recent projects include the launch of the Patricia and Mark Joseph Education Center and its inaugural exhibition Imagining Home; two rotating education galleries in the Contemporary Wing; in-gallery interpretation for the newly reopened American, African, and Asian collections; and BMA Go Mobile, the web-based mobile art guide for the BMA’s collection. As of September 2015, she is currently serving as Interim Co-Director of Education.
Guillotte comes to the BMA from Narduli Studio, an interdisciplinary design practice with commissions in public art and architecture, where she was a designer and project manager. Prior to this, she was the Educational Program Coordinator for the MAK Center for Art and Architecture, Los Angeles, where she worked closely with educators, curators, and artists to develop and implement community outreach initiatives, curriculum development, and public programs. Ms. Guillotte received an M.Arch from the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) and a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College in Art History.
About the Maryland State Arts Council
An agency of the Maryland Department of Commerce, Division of Tourism, Film and the Arts, the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) is dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive. Maryland State Arts Council grantees generate $1 billion in economic activity and support more than 12,155 jobs and $49 million in state and local tax revenue. Source: Economic Impact of the Arts in Maryland: FY2014. For information, call (410) 767-6555 or TTY (410) 333-4519.
About Maryland Art Place:
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.