Maryland Art Place's Out of Order Artist Information Workshop - Saturday March 18th 1pm @ MAP with Amanda Burnham
Are you an artist looking to participate in MAP's 20th Annual Benefit Exhibition & Silent Auction, Out of Order?
This informational workshop is geared towards first-time participants of Out of Order. We will be discussing past Out of Order exhibitions, tips on pricing your work, what kind of art to submit to the exhibition, as well as tips for networking and connecting with patrons at the event. If you have questions about the show or the application process, bring them to this workshop!
By covering the walls from floor to ceiling, Out of Order provides an opportunity for artists to hang their work in a salon-style exhibition. OOO is a unique way to get involved with Baltimore’s growing art scene while supporting one of Baltimore’s most established contemporary arts organizations. Proceeds from art sales are split equally between MAP and the artist. Revenue generated at Out of Order directly supports MAP’s programs, exhibitions and opportunities; furthering MAP’s mission to support emerging and mid-career artists and professionals throughout the year. Any artist is welcome to hang one original work of art on the first come, first served installation day, taking place on Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 7am - midnight.
OOO Artist Information Workshop will take place Saturday, March 18 at 1pm at Maryland Art Place. Guest speaker for the workshop is Amanda Burnham, member of MAP's Program Advisory Committee and internationally exhibiting artist.
Burnham's work has been exhibited widely; selected venues include the Volta Art Fair (Basel, Switzerland), the Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, the Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, the Toledo Museum of Art, Artisphere, the Urban Institute of Contemporary Art, the Cranbrook Institute of Art, Benrimon Contemporary (NYC), Bridge Gallery (NYC), Christina Ray Gallery (NYC), Dorsch Gallery (Miami) and GV/AS Gallery (Brooklyn, NY). Local venues include the Creative Alliance, School 33, Maryland Art Place, Hamiltonian Gallery (DC), and Transformer (DC), among others. She has been the recipient of a Rubys Grant (2014), a Creative Baltimore Fund Award (2014), Individual Artist Awards from the Maryland State Arts Council in 2010 and 2013, and has been named a Sondheim Prize semifinalist in 2012, 2013, and 2014. A graduate of Harvard University (BA) and Yale University (MFA), Burnham is now an Associate Professor at Towson University.
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OUT OF ORDER INSTALL DAY - Thursday March 30th 7am- midnight
Out of Order: Artists Install Day
Any artist is welcome to hang one original work of art on the first come, first served installation day, taking place on Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 9 am – midnight. No need to sign up in advance, just come by MAP’s first floor gallery space @ 218 West Saratoga Street in the Bromo Tower Arts and Entertainment District!
All work must come ready to hang. (size requirement TBA)
Registration is $10 and can be paid with check, cash or credit card
All works will be silently auctioned Friday, April 7, 2017 from 7 -10pm
Maryland Art Place (MAP) invites all artists to submit to MAP’s 20th Annual Spring Benefit & Silent Auction, Out of Order (OOO). The iconic fundraiser, featuring over 250 artworks, music, libations, and light fare will take place on Friday, April 7, 2017 at 7 ’o-clock in the evening. The event will take place at 218 West Saratoga Street located in the Bromo Tower Arts and Entertainment District in downtown Baltimore. One of the most celebrated annual events among the Baltimore arts community, Out of Order provides an opportunity for emerging artists and professionals to hang their work in a salon- style exhibition while making meaningful connections with patrons at the event.
For OOO’s 20th Anniversary, MAP is celebrating art of all ages with an accompanying youth-driven exhibition: KIDOOO. The exhibition and silent auction will open in tandem with Out of Order in the new MAP Members Gallery, located on the second floor of Maryland Art Place. KIDOOO was created as an opportunity for young artists to exhibit their work in a major arts venue, expanding MAP’s services to students in elementary, middle and high school level arts classes. We encourage all young artists to apply!
Eligibility: All artists working in all mediums. KIDOOO applicants must be ages 6-16 years old.
Requirements: Each piece must be framed and ready to hang with dimensions under 40”x 40”. All artwork must be for sale. Proceeds from the silent auction are split mutually between MAP and the artist. KIDOOO artwork must meet dimensions of 24” x 24 or under. Above requirements for KIDOOO apply.
Application Fee: Application fee is $10 for Out of Order. There will be no fee for KIDOOO applicants.
OOO Installation Day: Thursday, March 30 from 7 am – midnight. OOO is a self-install exhibition. KIDOOO Installation Day: Saturday April 1, 2017 from 11am – 4pm in the new MAP Members Gallery, 2nd FL
Exhibition and Silent Auction: Artists are invited to attend the event for free. Guest tickets can be purchased on MissionTix by visiting www.mt.cm/out-order.