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Introducing Five Ruby Grantees

What impact does a Rubys Artist Project Grant have on an artist? Introducing five grantees from 2014 and 2015. Introducing the Rubys from GBCA on Vimeo. The Rubys are project-based funding of up to $10,000 for emerging and established Baltimore-regional artists to support the creation of innovative artistic projects. The grants support the region’s gems…

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The Contemporary Announces Round 2 of the Grit Fund

The Contemporary is pleased to announce the second round of grantees of the Grit Fund. In 2016, the Grit Fund received over 70 applications and awarded $67,000 to 13 projects with grants ranging from $2,171 to $6,000. Awards were determined by a five-person jury of national arts leaders: Natalie Campbell (Washington D.C.), Ryan Dennis (Houston,…

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Code in the Schools featured at Technically Baltimore

‘Mythbusters’ host Adam Savage visits Code in the Schools: His new show stopped by the nonprofit’s Station North offices. By Stephen Babcock Published by Technically Baltimore on January 26, 2016 Adam Savage has been part of plenty of stunts, but education is at the heart of what he does. The Mythbusters host and Hollywood model-maker looked to talk to…

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Baltimore Sun Features Open Works

Construction to begin on city’s newest ‘makerspace’ Open Works by Natalie Sherman Published in the Baltimore Sun September 21, 2015 Excerpt: Baltimore Arts Realty Corp. will begin a major renovation Tuesday on a Greenmount Avenue warehouse with the goal of filling the building with the hum of craftsmen, artists and other small manufacturers. The $11…