Artscape

The area's largest free arts festival, attracting 350,000+ attendees over three days. Artscape features 150+ fine artists, fashion designers and craftspeople; visual art exhibits on and off-site...read more

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Thank You for Another Exciting Artscape!

Thank You for Another Exciting Artscape!

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts thanks everyone who braved the heat for Artscape 2019. This spirited festival happened because of the support of artists, business and community partners, residents, vendors, sponsors and visitors. We look forward to celebrating the arts next year with you!

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2019 Sondheim Winner: Akea Brionne Brown

2019 Sondheim Winner: Akea Brionne Brown

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) announces Akea Brionne Brown as the winner of 14th annual Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize.

Finalists exhibit at the Walters Art Museum, located at 600 N. Charles St., on Saturday, June 15–Sunday, August 11, 2019. The exhibition and ceremony are free open to the public. The 2019 jurors were Laylah Ali, Regine Basha and William Powhida.

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2019 Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Semifinalist Exhibition

2019 Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Semifinalist Exhibition

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) announces the semifinalists for the 14th annual Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize. Twenty-four artists have been selected for the semifinal round by 2019 jurors Laylah Ali, Regine Basha and William Powhida. The exhibition is located One Charles Center on 100 N. Charles St. near Fayette Street and viewing hours are from 12-6pm Wed-Saturday. An opening reception for selected semifinalists takes place Thursday, August 1, 2019 from 5–8pm.

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New for 2019

New for 2019

As the city’s arts council, events center and film office, BOPA’s goal is to make Baltimore a more vibrant and creative city. At Artscape, BOPA highlights artistic opportunities in four core pillars: Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Literary Arts and Culinary Arts. There is truly something for everyone to discover at Artscape!

Image Credit: Choose Your Own Adventure by Becky Borland and Graham Coriel-Allen