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29th Jun 2017Posted in: Blog 1

Catch me speaking on SURVIVAL with Loring Cornish and Tanya Garcia at Maryland Art Place, for Creative Mornings Baltimore. TOMORROW, 6/30/17, 8:30 – 10:00 am. Tickets are free, register here.

8th May 2017Posted in: Blog 0

“Ashley Minner and Sean Scheidt are this week’s Close Up Baltimore storytellers. They have decided to focus on elder immigrants to disrupt the hateful rhetoric flying around. Ashley and Sean want to show that good people come from every part of the world and also that immigrants built/build Baltimore.”   Like Close Up Baltimore on […]

10th Jan 2017Posted in: Blog 0

I don’t always (ever!) do performance, but when I do… I’ll be participating as both a “maker” and a “teller” in this immersive theater performance for audiences of 1 (at a time) happening in Baltimore later this month. “Plunge includes five stories and installations exploring the theme of ‘the other.’ Storytellers have paired with installation artists to […]

14th Nov 2016Posted in: Blog 0
7th Nov 2016Posted in: Blog 0

Special Event: Making Their Mark Stories about the People, Places & Things that Shape Us. In honor of the Baltimore Museum of Art’s Matisse/Diebenkorn exhibit, The Stoop is presenting two shows at the BMA’s popular “Art After Hours” event featuring storytellers telling true, personal tales about the most enduring influence on their art, career, and life. […]

7th Nov 2016Posted in: Blog 0

“Puppet Slamwich” returns to Black Cherry for a whole new season of puppetry and performance short pieces for Grown-ups! Saturday November 12th with TWO shows at 6:30pm & 9:30pm (doors open 1/2 hour before each show!) at Black Cherry Puppet Theater 1115 Hollins Street Baltimore, MD 21223 Tickets are now available online http://novemberpuppetslam.brownpapertickets.com/ $10 General […]

29th Sep 2016Posted in: Blog 0

Ashley Minner, Edgar Reyes, Parag Khandhar.   Moderated by Juan Ortiz, who organized the current show in the main gallery of Creative Alliance, Race Recounted (see the Baltimore Sun review here). Sunday, 10/2 2-4 pm Creative Alliance 3134 Eastern Avenue Baltimore, Maryland 21224 FREE

28th Jul 2016Posted in: Blog 0

  “Go forth and kick ass!”[i] was the directive given to me by Dr. Lowery Stokes Sims, recently retired Curator Emerita of the Museum of Arts and Design, former executive director of the Studio Museum in Harlem, and former curator for the Metropolitan Museum of Art. How did I end up in conversation with such […]

28th Jul 2016Posted in: Blog 0

Artists Jessica Clark, Ashley Minner, Isaac Dial, and Dayona Johnson teamed up to produce the first ever art exhibition at the UNCP Entrepreneurship Incubator in downtown Pembroke, North Carolina during Lumbee Homecoming 2016. Works by all four artists, as well as Panamanian artists Gustavo Esquina de la Espada and Manuel Golden, were installed. The opening reception on July 1, […]

28th Jul 2016Posted in: Blog 0

is a social media platform that fosters real-life intergenerational connections through storytelling. Elders of Baltimore seeks to celebrate, honor, and bring recognition to Baltimore’s elder citizens across race, class, and community divides by inspiring personal connections, and existing as a widely accessible public archive of the artifacts of those experiences. Baltimoreans of all ages are […]