Friday, September 2, 2011

BALTIMORE & AFRICAN ART @ THE BMA

BMA

 

On View

Baker Artist Awards Exhibition

WHEN: September 7-October 2
WHERE:  Baltimore Museum of Art, Art Museum Drive, Baltimore
ADMISSION: Free for all

Experience a kaleidoscope of Baltimore's artistic talent with a multi-disciplinary display of the 2011 Baker Artist Award winners this fall!
Step into an immersive full-room installation covering the walls, floor, and ceiling by visual artist Gary Kachadourian, then view mesmerizing video footage of performance artist Audrey Chen creating unique sounds with her cello, voice, and electronics. And don't miss new video footage of beatboxer Shodekeh emulating unexpected sounds spanning ocean waves to sleigh bells. You do not want to miss this truly cutting-edge art experience, only at the BMA!

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Visit bakerartistawards.org for videos and previews of the artists’ works!
This exhibition is supported by the William G. Baker, Jr. Memorial Fund.

 


On View

Hand Held: Personal Arts from Africa

WHEN: Opens September 25

Spanning 21 countries across the African continent, this exhibition brings together objects used in daily life that blend beauty and utility. Discover stunning works from the BMA’s outstanding African collection ranging from baskets and combs, to wearable textiles.

FREE FOR ALL
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