Regular Posts Tagged ‘Stories’
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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]

9th Jul 2015Posted in: Blog 0

Installation of Trace is complete at the Delaplaine in Frederick, Maryland. Hope to see you for the opening reception this Saturday, July 11, 3-5 pm in the New Gallery. Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center 40 South Carroll Street Frederick, Maryland 21701 Located on the banks of Carroll Creek in historic downtown Frederick Phone: 301.698.0656 Fax: […]

13th Feb 2015Posted in: Blog 0

Get your tickets now for the Feb. 27 release of Parts & Labor, the second album from the brilliant Letitia VanSant (leh-tih-sha) at The Creative Alliance. Potluck Storytelling is teaming up with the Bonafides for this show, which will feature performances of songs from the album, interspersed with personal stories about labor and the economy by […]

9th Oct 2014Posted in: Blog 0

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – The Baltimore American Indian Center Heritage Museum proudly presents Hard Workin’ Pilgrims: Lumbee Indians in Baltimore City Industry. The exhibit, which features photographs, oral histories and material cultural artifacts of Baltimore’s first generation of Lumbee residents, opened on October 4, 2014. On Saturday, October 11, 2014 there will be a reception and panel discussion with Lumbee […]