Tag: Artist

Fish for a Cure and Eastport Yacht Club  want to raise $1 million for AAMC’s cancer institute

Fish for a Cure and Eastport Yacht Club want to raise $1 million for AAMC’s cancer institute

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

As if reaching their one million dollar fundraising milestone wasn’t exciting enough, Fish For a Cure (F4AC) is aiming to raise the bar even higher this year, their 10th Anniversary, by partnering with Eastport Yacht Club (EYC.) In 2015, Fish For a Cure’s cumulative donations to Anne Arundel Medical Center exceeded one million dollars. With […]

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Ballet Theatre of Maryland presents Innovations 2016 this weekend

Ballet Theatre of Maryland presents Innovations 2016 this weekend

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

April 15th-17th, The Ballet Theatre of Maryland (BTM) presents their final production of the season, Innovations 2016 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. Filled with emotion and fueled by passion – a daring journey to the edges of classical and contemporary dance, Innovations will captivate and enthrall. After a successful performance of Sleeping Beauty […]

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Muddy Creek Arts Guild spring show starts tomorrow

Muddy Creek Arts Guild spring show starts tomorrow

| April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Muddy Creek Artists Guild (MCAG) is pleased to announce its 8th Annual Spring Art Show and Sale featuring original works in a variety of media created by more than 55 local artists who live and work in Southern Anne Arundel County.   The show is free and open to the public and will run Thursday, […]

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Local author teaches people to heal by writing

Local author teaches people to heal by writing

| January 25, 2016 | 1 Comment

Journalist Allen Saunders once said, “Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans.” That couldn’t be truer in the case of Laura Oliver and her work with the Chesapeake Life Center. The award-winning author had decided she wanted to offer a writing workshop at the Wellness House in Annapolis to help people who […]

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Southern High School senior Sienna Broglie wins national art award

Southern High School senior Sienna Broglie wins national art award

| January 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the seventh time in as many years, a talented high school artist from AACPS has won a distinction bestowed upon only one or two students nationally. As the sole recipient of the National Art Education Association’s 2016 Rising Stars Secondary Recognition Award, Southern High School senior Sienna Broglie joins an exceptional list of student […]

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BWI airport graduates 6 new fire recruits

BWI airport graduates 6 new fire recruits

| September 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] Six new firefighters for the Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport Fire and Rescue Department graduated earlier this month from the Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy.  The graduates were honored during a ceremony at the Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn Park, along with 59 recruits from the Anne Arundel County Fire Department.  “These […]

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MFA president awarded top award in Ireland

MFA president awarded top award in Ireland

| September 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] Annapolis artist and Maryland Federation of Art President David Diaz was awarded the top prize Mayoral Award for his painting “The Hook” at Art In The Open painting competition in Wexford, Ireland. Art In The Open is the largest plein air painting event in Europe. 140 artists from 11 countries were represented. “The […]

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Local artist, Celia Pearson to open exhibit in PA featuring USNA grad

Local artist, Celia Pearson to open exhibit in PA featuring USNA grad

| May 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nationally known Annapolis photographer Celia Pearson will mount an exhibit in the factory-turned-gallery space of Bottle Works, a non-profit arts organization in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. The exhibit is dedicated to the memory of John E. “Jack” Sheehan, 1952 Naval Academy graduate, Johnstown native and noted entrepreneur, and to Sheehan’s legacy of public service and business leadership. […]

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‘Painting with Bravura’ opens at McBride Gallery

‘Painting with Bravura’ opens at McBride Gallery

| April 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

“Painting with Bravura” opens on April 12, with a reception to meet the featured artists from 1-4pm. The public is invited to participate in an artist conversation at 2:00pm about the technique of painting ‘with bravura.’ This style of painting was employed by historic artists John Singer Sargant, Sorolla, Anders Zorn and Velazquez. Their paintings […]

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Cuban Nights raised $40K for Arts Council

Cuban Nights raised $40K for Arts Council

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two hundred and fifty guests gathered to support the arts and historic preservation at the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County Gala fundraiser, Carnival Around the World “Cuban Nights. The 17th annual gala took place on January 3lst and raised approximately $40,000 for nonprofit and educational arts and cultural programs in Anne Arundel County. Held […]

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South County Senior Center announces February events

South County Senior Center announces February events

| February 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

The South County Senior Center in Edgewater announces the following events:  MINI BOOK FAIR Tuesday, February 24 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. February’s sale will feature romance novels! Stop by the center and browse our selection of books for sale, all at very reasonable prices! VAN TRIP: BANNEKER-DOUGLASS MUSEUM AND LUNCH AT BUDDY’S CRABS AND RIBS […]

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Mitchell Gallery announces new exhibit: Lineage of American Perceptual Painters

Mitchell Gallery announces new exhibit: Lineage of American Perceptual Painters

| December 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College invites the community to the exhibition, “A Lineage of American Perceptual Painters,” on view from January 15 through March 1. The exhibition, which is free and open to the public, is curated by Matt Klos, with assistance from Lucinda Edinberg. As part of the opening reception, Art Educator […]

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Upcoming events at Chesapeake Arts Center

Upcoming events at Chesapeake Arts Center

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center has a full lineup for the next few months!  Starting this Friday with the Christmas Comedy–Twelve Days of Christmas, The Christmas Special. Hack and Slash Presents: “Twelve Days of Christmas, the Christmas Special!” Thursday: December 18th at 8:00pm Fridays: December 12 & 19th at 8:00pm Saturdays: December 13, & 20th at […]

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Arts in Education preview on Friday

Arts in Education preview on Friday

| September 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County soon will offer Anne Arundel County school representatives and students brief previews of over 30 artists’ presentations as part of the council’s Arts in Education(AiE) program.  The previews will be held on Friday, September 19th from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Broadneck Elementary in Arnold and on […]

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The Artistic Flame coming to Severna Park

The Artistic Flame coming to Severna Park

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Once upon a time, there was a woman with a vision. The vision was an arts center in Severna Park. It was dreamt to be a multi-purpose, studio-ready center at the ready to offer classes and workshops to the community.  And this vision was to be called The Artistic Flame! This is the vision of […]

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Eastern Shore artist debut at Annapolis Maritime Museum

Eastern Shore artist debut at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| August 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Barbara Jablin noted artist/instructor of the Chestnut Street Studio in St. Michaels, will showcase her twelve handpicked students at the Annapolis Maritime Museum. Her students, each accomplished artists in their own right, have distinctive personal styles. Many of them represent, and are officers at the St Michaels Art League, the Kent Island Federation of Arts, and several […]

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Meet the artist at Aloft by Chesapeake Arts Center

Meet the artist at Aloft by Chesapeake Arts Center

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Aloft BWI hotel and The Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Free Meet the Artist Reception featuring Brennan Kizer-Ball on Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Aloft BWI Hotel located at 1741 W. Nursery Rd, Linthicum, Maryland, 21090.  Brennan is a student at The Performing and Visual Arts Magnet Program in […]

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