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Baker Artist Awards 2016 – Reception at the BMA

July 31, 2016 @ 9:00 AM - September 11, 2016 @ 5:00 PM

The 2016 Baker Artist Awards Exhibition is currently on display at the BMA through September 11, 2016.

Please join us on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 for a public reception and celebration of this years awardees:
-Joyce J. Scott (Mary Sawyers Imboden Prize)
-Jen Grow (Mary Sawyers Baker Prize)
-Naoko Maeshiba (Board of Govenors Award)
-Matt Porterfield (Nancy Haragan Award)
-Bill Schmidt (Semmes G. Walsh Award)

This special event will also feature performances, readings, and films in the BMA Auditorium.

Winners of the Baker Artist Awards are selected from over 700 artists who create portfolio’s of their work on the Baker Artist portfolio website (www.BakerArtist.org). Participation in the portfolio site and awards is open to artists of all disciplines who live and work in Baltimore City and its five surrounding counties.

The Baker Artist portfolios and associated awards were created to support artists and promote Greater Baltimore as a strong creative community.

The Baker Artist Awards were established by the William G. Baker, Jr. Memorial Fund and are a program of the Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance.

The exhibition is organized by Curatorial Assistant Helene Grabow with Curatorial Assistant Morgan Dowty.