Creativity is thriving in Baltimore! This afternoon, the Baker Artist Awards named 31 uniquely talented local artists as finalists for the 2017 awards. The picks were based on their respective specialties, such as literature, music, film, visual arts, interdisciplinary arts or performance. Chosen for their exemplary vision and skills, the …Read More »
Mind Your Manners Jack Pinder and his band bring queer experience to the Baltimore rock scene...but don't expect a Trans 101 lecture.
For Jack Pinder, frontman and guitarist of Baltimore indie rock power trio Manners Manners, queer identity is inseparable from songwriting. “My songs are personal,” he says. “They’re about me and I’m very gay, so most of the songs are gonna have something gay in them.” But acknowledging that, Pinder feels …Read More »
What do cheerleaders, custom cakes and the BMA have in common? Usually, not much. But this Saturday, Icing Smiles, a local nonprofit that specializes in delicious treats, is teaming up with Baltimore Ravens Cheerleaders, Cakes 2-A-T and Nielsen-Massey Vanillas, a family-owned vanilla company, to host their annual Baltimore Buttercream Ball. …Read More »
THURSDAY 16 Music: Lincoln Portrait The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra salutes Abraham Lincoln, mere days after his birthday, by presenting Aaron Copland’s emotionally potent Lincoln Portrait, corraling Center Stage Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah to provide the work’s stirring narration. Also on the program: Dvořák’s “Cello Concerto” (with soloist Johannes Moser), Samuel …Read More »
Visit Baltimore Hosts First-Ever Legends & Legacies Jubilee The free Feb. 18 event will honor Baltimore's rich African-American cultural heritage.
“In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute,” said Thurgood Marshall, a native Baltimorean and the first American-American justice to serve on the Supreme Court. This Black History Month, Baltimore will honor Justice Marshall and other members of the African-American community during its first-ever …Read More »
The Secret to a Lasting Love Three couples share their tips and tricks for a long and happy marriage.
In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, Baltimore STYLE’s Kim Uslin sat down with three inspiring couples from North Oaks in Pikesville to hear what has made their lives together great. The three couples tell the stories of how they fell in love, offer inspiring advice to young couples, and illuminate …Read More »
Spring is coming. Can you feel it? This month, we’re heading to one of my favorite neighborhoods: Georgetown, where old meets new in the perfect union of historical landmarks and contemporary hotspots. Whether you’re looking for a day of shopping and good eats, a leisurely hike or a stroll along …Read More »
New Documentary Tackles Regional Opiate Crisis "Breaking Heroin's Grip: Road to Recovery" debuts Feb. 11 on MPT.
It’s no secret that the United States is in the midst of a heroin epidemic—and Baltimore is no exception. Though the city has always been plagued by the drug, the past several years have seen unprecedented growth in the number of addictions and overdose deaths, nearly doubling from 2015 to …Read More »
The Art of Business: Creativity Exchange at the BMA The free, innovative event will take place Feb. 11.
On Saturday, February 11th, the Baltimore Museum of Art will present “Creativity Exchange: Intersections Between Black Artists and Black-Owned Business.” Perfect for those who are looking to expand their business knowledge in a creative way, the afternoon will include a vendor fair, storytelling workshop, panel discussion and reception catered by …Read More »
Celebrate V-Day Like a Celebrity A new flower delivery service brings some star power to Charm City.
Why go red roses when you can go red carpet? Shake it up this Valentine’s Day with a celebrity-inspired bouquet from Urban Stems—the delivery chain recently bloomed in Baltimore and is offering a unique take on your typical February flowers. (They’ve even got a more masculine option for the man …Read More »