Friday, January 5, 2018

THIS WEEK @ THE CREATIVE ALLIANCE

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Crankice's for Kids & Families

WHEN: SUN JAN 7 | 1PM
WHERE:
Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore

While the performances for the 2018 Crankie Fest are sold out, our Sunday kids and family workshop still has plenty of space. And at just $5 for kids, it is a great opportunity for young artists to learn the tricks of Crankie making! Join puppeteer Emily Shubert for s short Crankie performance, followed by a hands-on workshop where she teaches young artists how to create miniature Crankies. Kids leave with their own kid-sized Crankie. Ages 5+. Tix & Info


Peter Stern: Third Spaces

WHEN: Opening: FRI JAN 5 | 6-8PM; On View: JAN 5 - 27

In Stern’s photography, viewers see the Mid-Atlantic from a unique perspective. Flying low, slow, and alone in his small airplane over the coal mines of Pennsylvania and the coastal landscapes of the Eastern Shore, Stern conveys an intimacy that echoes his deep personal connection to the region. Info


2018 Baltimore Crankie Fest

WHEN: JAN 5-6 | FRI 8PM; SAT 4:30PM & 8PM

ALL SHOWS SOLD OUT!

Baltimore’s beloved festival of scrolled panoramas, known as Crankies, return for a 5th year of true fireside magic and puppetry wonder. Info



GALLERY TALK: Peter Stern

WHEN: THU JAN 11 | 6:45PM

Join Peter Stern in our Amalie Rothschild Gallery as he talks about the process of photographing from 400 and 800 feet above his subjects, and shooting primarily from a “birds-eye” perspective. Info




Window Horses: The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming

WHEN: THU JAN 11 | 7:30PM

Rosie Ming, a young Canadian poet, is invited to perform at a poetry festival in Shiraz, Iran, but she’d rather go to Paris. She lives at home with her over-protective Chinese grandparents and has never been anywhere by herself. Once in Iran, she finds herself in the company of poets and Persians who tell her stories that force her to confront her past. Tix & Info


Elvis' Birthday Fight Club

WHEN: FRI JAN 12 | 8PM; SAT JAN 13 | 6:00PM & 8PM. JUST ADDED! 6:00PM SATURDAY JANUARY 13TH! THE SATURDAY 8PM SHOW IS NOW SOLD OUT.

“Elvis" and Kittie Glitter take care of business as hosts this action-packed, punch-drunk evening of flim-flam fisticuffs, cartoon-like violence, below-the-belt comedy, and hot tah-tahs. Tix & Info


MLK Day of Service
HOSTED BY: Repair the World & IMPACT

WHEN: SUN JAN 14 | 11AM | FREE

Come to Creative Alliance to create relief kits with Heart to Heart. This organization distributes much-needed supplies to refugee communities around the world. Lite fare provided. Musical performance with Mosno Al-Moseeki following service event. Info



Exhibitions On View At Creative Alliance

Amalie Rothschild Gallery

Peter Stern: Third Spaces

WHEN: On View: JAN 5 - 27

Viewers see the Mid-Atlantic from a unique perspective. Flying low, slow, and alone in his small airplane over the coal mines of Pennsylvania and the coastal landscapes of the Eastern Shore, Stern conveys an intimacy that echoes his deep personal connection to the region. Info



James Hennessey: Enduring Concerns

WHEN: On View: DEC 9 - JAN 13

From 1965-2002, painter James Hennessey taught at MICA, influencing the artistic production of thousands of artists. This career-spanning exhibition focuses on large work produced in Baltimore for more than 50 years. Info