| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:59 PM
More than 100 paintings by the Prairie Artists Workshop are on display at the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center's ARCC Gallery through the end of October.
The Prairie Artist Workshop is a group of four painters — Mary Cross, Judith...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Dutch master Rembrandt van Rijn was born on this day in 1606 in Leiden in what is now the Netherlands. A prolific artist, he created many self-portraits during his career -- one of which serves as the inspiration for Monday's Google Doodle birthday...
| Jul 12, 2013
'Dawn to Dusk' A solo exhibit by Desiree Holmes Scherini is on view through Sunday, July 14, in the Holley Gallery at the Circle Gallery,18 State Circle in Annapolis. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information: 410-268-4566.
'Flower Show' An all-media...
| Jul 12, 2013
Exhibition featuring artwork created by 25 juried artists during the recent three-day plein air painting event in Ellicott City will be on view July 15-Aug. 23 in Gallery I at the Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Road in...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Aside from Mayan temples and Emiliano Zapata's mustachioed visage, perhaps nothing is more emblematic of Mexico's mysterious grandeur than the films of Gabriel Figueroa.
In a career that consisted of more than 200 movies in multiple genres, made in...
| Sep 22, 2013
When Nicolas Ornelas bought his two-flat in January, he knew it would need some work.
He bought the Blue Island property after it had been foreclosed on, which meant it was a bit ragged. Ornelas planned to fix it up and rent it out.
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:34 AM
A pop-up art festival will be on the sidewalk in downtown Windsor on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 3 to 7 p.m.
The three-block section of Broad Street will be the location of:
Art installations at the Plaza building, featuring holograms by Betsy Connors,...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:11 PM
The unveiling Wednesday of former Gov. M. Jodi Rell's official portrait in the state library is a reminder that a regular protocol needs to be established for paying for this legacy going forward.
Two years ago, we were among those wondering why the...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 3:56 PM
James Callear flipped back and forth between his laptop and a fat stack of books as he tried to assign a value to a set of Hull pottery for Bonnie Crabbs at an American Legion post in Westminster.
Crabbs was among dozens who brought their antiques to be...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 1:51 PM
John C. Stidman, an artist and pioneer of WMAR-TV who spent 38 years at the city's first television station as a director and producer, died Wednesday of complications from a fall at the Presbyterian Home of Maryland in Towson. The longtime North...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Facing a flurry of lead paint lawsuits, a nonprofit company that provides affordable housing in Baltimore has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
City Homes Inc. and its subsidiaries, which operate more than 300 apartment units in what...