MASD Deutsch Fellow Carly Wais @ Social Design Exchange

Carly Wais, Social Design Exchange from MICA Social Design on Vimeo. The Robert W. Deutsch Foundation Social Design Fellowship provides two MA in Social Design graduates each year with a stipend, resources, and studio accommodations within MICA’s Center for Social Design for an additional year to continue their thesis research, implementation, and evaluation. Launched in…

Baltimore Magazine: Behind the Scenes at Open Works

Behind-the-Scenes at Open Works: We explore the new state-of-the-art makerspace in Greenmount West. By Gabriella Souza Photography by Meredith Herzing Posted on September 20, 2016, 3:00 pm at Baltimore Magazine dot com. As you look across Greenmount Avenue from Greenmount Cemetery’s castle-like entrance, it isn’t hard to miss the modern, minimalist structure so different in style…

Photos from Open Works Ribbon Cutting September 20

On Tuesday, September 20th, at 10 am, Open Works hosted an official ribbon cutting ceremony with United States Congressman Elijah Cummings, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake, Maryland Delegate Maggie McIntosh, and Baltimore Development Corporation President, William Cole IV and members of the public. This ceremony marks the completion of the remarkable $11,500,000 redevelopment of a historic warehouse into…

AKIMBO Artwalk 2016 in Photos

Photos by Zachary Z. Handler for AKIMBO AKIMBO Artwalk 2016 Saturday, September 10th, 2016 – 1:00-6:00PM Station North Arts & Entertainment District AKIMBO 2016 is the 5th annual festival of site-specific dance and movement art in Baltimore’s arts district. AKIMBO this year features 15+ regional professional dance companies and movement artists from traditional to experimental, plus music, spoken…

Open Works – Baltimore’s $11.5 Million Makerspace – Opens Doors Sept. 20

Educational Programming, Memberships, and Studio Space Rentals Open to All On Tues. Sept. 20 at 10 a.m. at 1400 Greenmount Ave. Baltimore Development Corporation President Bill Cole, Delegate Maggie McIntosh; Lt. Governor, Boyd Rutherford; and Congressman Elijah Cummings along with several others will help Baltimore Arts Realty Corporation (BARCO) officially open the doors of Open…

CP Best in Baltimore Award for ‘BMORE Than the Story’

Best Community Curation: “BMORE Than the Story” at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of African American History and Culture Baltimore City Paper “Best of Baltimore” Published September 14, 2016 “Baltimore’s museums generally feature exhibitions organized by professional curators, but in the aftermath of the uprising following the murder of Freddie Gray, the Reginald F. Lewis…

Checking in on the Robert W. Deutsch Arts & Technology Policy Fellowship

by Courtney Duffy, Robert W. Deutsch Arts & Technology Policy Fellow at Fractured Atlas Originally published on September 13, 2016 at Fractured Atlas Courtney Duffy’s work as Fractured Atlas Arts & Technology Policy Fellow has been made possible through the generosity of the Robert W. Deutsch Foundation. You can find her by emailing courtney.duffy@fracturedatlas.org or on Twitter @cduffy90. The…