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 […]

28th Jul 2016Posted in: Blog 0

Ashley Minner and Sean Scheidt recently collaborated on a photo essay for the second print edition of Bmore Art: A Journal of Art + Ideas, themed “Money.” Their essay, entitled The Neighborhood Changed: A Collaboration, features short stories told by a wide cross-section of East Baltimore’s residents in an attempt to form a larger story of gentrification that […]

29th Mar 2016Posted in: Blog 0

As part of UNC Pembroke’s Native American Speakers Series, a panel of American Indian artists will discuss the topic of Southeastern Native art on Thursday, March 31 at 7 pm in the University Center Annex. The panel includes: – America Meredith (Cherokee Nation), a painter, printmaker, educator, and editor of First American Art Magazine; – […]

27th Nov 2015Posted in: Blog 0

An interview I did with Lumbee artist Dean Tonto Cox Sr. about his recent work on the historic mural at the Baltimore American Indian Center, featured on the Bmore Art Blog. Check it out!

16th Nov 2015Posted in: Blog, Uncategorized 0

  Please take time to see First The Pain II at Area 405. First The Pain II is an exhibition of the New Day Campaign, a 2015 initiative spearheaded by friend Peter Bruun, using art to challenge stigma and discrimination associated with mental illness and addiction, making the world a more healing place. “First the Pain II features a new and immersive video and […]

26th Sep 2015Posted in: Blog 0

Ashley Minner is pleased to have been invited- along with America Meredith (Cherokee Nation), a painter, printmaker, educator, and editor of First American Art Magazine, Jessica Clark (Lumbee), a Robeson County painter and educator, and Terry White, a Lumbee artist from Robeson County- to participate on a panel on Contemporary Southeastern Native Art as part of the University of […]

26th Sep 2015Posted in: Blog 0

        Ashley Minner is pleased to offer a Professional Development Workshop as part of the Performing Arts Exchange 2015 Conference at the Baltimore Convention Center. New Directions in Leadership Tuesday, September 29 | 9:00 – 10:15 a.m. The arts and culture field is shifting to a new generation of leaders, who see […]