MARYLAND ART PLACE ANNOUNCES 4th ANNUAL AFFORDABLE ART SALE
Friday, December 9, 7PM – 10PM: $25 Presale Tickets, $30 at the door (includes access to Spin & Sell!)
Saturday, December 10, 11AM - 4PM: Free & Open to the Public
Tuesday, November 22– Baltimore, MD: Maryland Art Place (MAP) is excited to announce its fourth annual affordable art sale UNDER $500, opening Friday, December 9 at 7 o’clock in the evening located at 218 West Saratoga Street. UNDER $500 is intended to promote and encourage the purchase of original artwork in lieu of traditional, commercial holiday shopping. The event will feature the work of regional artists. All artwork will be sold at a retail price point of $500 or less, with proceeds split equally between MAP and the participating artists. Each artwork will be accompanied by an artist profile overview to better connect the patron with the life and work of the exhibiting artist. Patrons and guests should expect a wide range of works. Tickets can be purchased through MissionTix for $25 pre-sale, or for $30 at the door. Guests can expect to mingle with the artists, collectors, patrons and general art enthusiasts. The ticket price also includes an open bar and light fare with a holiday twist.
MAP is honored to include these FEATURED ARTISTS: Michel Anderson, Kyle Bauer, Amy Boone McCreesh, Amanda Burnham, Jon Carhart, Josh Chance, Hoesy Corona, Bonnie Crawford Kotula, Teresa Duggan, Annie Farrar, Maria-Theresa Fernandes, Aubrey Garwood, Vin Grabill, Mia Halton, Sara Havekotte, Gregory Hein, Dana Holgerson, Glen Kessler, Seo Kim, Minas Konsolas, Carmen Martini, Antonio McAfee, Cara Ober, Lydia Pettit, Jan Razauskas, Wil Scott, Ginebra Shay, James Singewald, Victor Torres, Emily Uchytil, Jessie Unterhalter, Katey Truhn, Alice Valenti, Sylvie Van Helden, Emily Waters, Laddie Waters, Richard Paul Weiblinger, & Dominique Zeltzman.
That same night, come by and check out MAP’s first ever Spin & Sell: Print & Vinyl Bazaar in MAP’s Underground, home of the 14 Karat from 6 PM-10 PM and the following afternoon, December 10 from 11 AM- 4 PM. Roam MAP’s basement for a two day market featuring unique prints, vinyl, posters and more. Spin & Sell: Print & Vinyl Bazaar is a great way to discover and support emerging and established artists, musicians and record distributors in Baltimore city.
Tickets are $5 at the door on Friday, December 9 from 6-10pm. Saturday, December 10 between 11-4pm | admission will be FREE. Spin & Sell will feature: Pizza Party Printing, The Post Contemporary Record Store, Monica Amneus ("Monkah"), Lyla Shlon, Emily Uchytil, Paperbase, Brittani Locke, DJ AK of Ridiculous Entertainment, & more!
MAP will also be collecting new toys the evening of UNDER $500, which will be sent to the Four Seasons on December 15 for Philanthropik’s Annual Toy Drive on behalf of Ronald McDonald House. *Note, only new toys will be accepted!
WEEKDAY WARRIOR? Stop by MAP Wednesday, December 14, 11am to 4pm, to view and purchase any remaining works for sale. Tickets are not required this day. 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.
www.mdartplace.org | email@example.com | 410.962.8565.