Current Exhibition

Altered Realities

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Altered Realities:  MAP's Fall Benefit Exhibition

On View: September 14 – November 4, 2017

Silent Auction Preview (GUISE): October 4, 2017 @ 5pm

Closing Reception: November 4, 2017 @ 6pm

Altered Realities, MAP’s Annual Fall Benefit Exhibition, will open Thursday, September 14 and will be on display at Maryland Art Place through Saturday, November 4, 2017.

Altered Realities focuses on uncanny interpretations of the everyday experience. The show will highlight works of art that subvert the viewer’s perspectives literally or metaphorically.

Featured artists will include: Thomas Dahlberg, Chris Peters, Phaan Howng, Mehves Lelic, Jonah Calinawan, Johnathan Baker, Bryan O'Neill, Hadar Silverman, Luke Ikard, Nancy O'D Wilson, Sasha Baskin, Scott Cawood, Brad Blair, Rachel Hayden, Se Jong Cho, Justin Tsucalas, and Balti Virtual.

MAP and Philanthropik are producing GUISE,masquerade ball,  as an extension of Altered Realities, MAP's Fall Benefit exhibition. Maryland Art Place will silently auction over forty original, hand made masks on October 28th during this event!  

Participating artists in the mask display & silent auction include: Bevadine Zoma Terrell, Tom Kennedy, Amanda Belles, Annette Wilson Jones, Amanda Wiater, Katharine Watson, Barbara Treasure, Aleia Street, Sandra Street, Christine Stoddard, Sheryl Southwick, Meg Rayford, Stephanie Podue, Jim Opasik, Elizabeth Ann Miller, Shawn E. McCoy, Diana Marta, Leah Lucci, Amanda Johnson, Laurie Hewitt, Brenda Harrison, Martha Gatewood, Michael Free, Mark Eisendrath, Carolyn Cavanaugh, G.E. Burgtorf, Ram Brisueno, Tonica Poe, and Julian C Brezon.

Tickets to GUISE will include entry to the silent auction & Altered Realities exhibition, open bar, food, live entertainment, photo booth, exclusive VIP lounge and more! TICKETS ON SALE NOW, CLICK HERE!

Sponsorships are available for Altered Realities and GUISE starting at $250. For sponsorship inquiries, please email Amy Cavanaugh Royce, at

Upcoming Exhibitions

What's to come at MAP

Under $500

Exhibition Opening: Friday, December 8, 2017 | 7:00 PM 

Exhibition:  Friday, December 8 - Wednesday December 13, 2017

Maryland Art Place invites you to join us at our fifth annual "Under $500" affordable art sale this December! On Friday, December 8 at 7 o'clock join us for a first-come, first-served opportunity to purchase affordable and original works of art. The event will feature the work of Baltimore and surrounding area artists at a price point of $500 or less. Purchase work at any point throughout the evening and take home that night!  Tickets include free admission to Spin & Sell: Print Bazaar in the MAP Underground that evening.

Guests can expect to mingle with other artists, collectors, patrons and general art enthusiasts at the event with an open wine and beer bar, along with light tastings with a holiday twist.

More information TBA!

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Maryland Art Place (MAP) inspires, supports, and encourages artistic expression through innovative programming, exhibitions, and educational opportunities while recognizing the powerful impact art can have on our community. MAP creates a dynamic environment for artists of our time to engage the public by nurturing and promoting new ideas. MAP has served as a critical resource for contemporary art in the Mid-Atlantic since 1981.

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