Shamarr Allen is the definition of New Orleans Music! Hailing from the Lower 9th Ward of New Orleans, Allen has influences in jazz, hip hop, rock, funk, funk blues, and country. In addition to performing with his band, Allen has collaborated with many renowned artists such as Willie Nelson, Galactic, Mannie Fresh, Patti Labelle, Harry Connick Jr. and Lenny Kravitz to name a few. In addition to displaying his skills on the frontline as a lead performer, Allen is also a music composer, writer, producer and multi instrumentalist.
Join us Friday, October 15th at 7:30pm as we celebrate the thirty-six 2021 Baker Artist Awardees on the annual Artworks special on Maryland Public Television. The special will air at 7:30 on MPT-HD, and will also be repeated throughout the weekend. The special will also air on Saturday Oct 16th at 8:00pm on MPT-2, and again on October 17 at 6:30am on MPT-HD.
Join Liz Miller for an energizing walk to hear the stories behind the murals in Station North with almost 60 featured artworks!
About this event
Spanning the neighborhoods of Charles North, Greenmount West, and Barclay, Station North is a diverse collection of artist live-work spaces, galleries, rowhomes, businesses, and murals.
Celebrate Baker Artist Award winners, hosted by Contemporary Arts, Inc.
Featuring Award Winning Baker Performing artists:
Carl Grubbs - Jazz, Alto Sax
Ellen Cherry - Multi-Disciplinary
Todd Marcus - Jazz, Bass Clarinet
Joyce J. Scott - Vocals
Peter Minkler - Viola
Nicole Martinelli - Dance
Bashi Rase - Multi-Disciplinary
Katherine Fahey - Multi-Disciplinary
Von Varga - Music Creator
Scott Patterson - Music
Vincent Thomas - Dance
Event will be live streamed.
Asia in Maryland
Wednesday, September 8 – Saturday, December 11, 2021 (closed November 24 - 28)
Gallery Hours: Monday - Saturday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Opening reception: Wednesday, September 8. 7:30pm
Explore diverse works of art by Maryland-based Asian and AAPI visual artists which showcase the stories of, raise awareness about, and facilitate dialogue about the ideas and issues that are most important to the 500,000+ Asian and AAPI residents who play integral roles in the fabric of Maryland life.