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September 18, 2008GALLERY EXHIBIT - NOW THROUGH DECEMBER 18, 2008Press ReleaseBALTIMORE, MD (September 8, 2008) – The Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC), an agency of the Maryland Department of Commerce, will host an opening reception and gallery talk in its James Backas... Read More
September 15, 2008CAPITAL REGION PERFORMING ARTS TOURING PROGRAMPress ReleaseThe Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) is pleased to announce a new program initiative for professional Maryland performing artists—the MSAC Touring Artist Roster. The purpose of the MSAC Touring... Read More
August 27, 2008GOVERNOR O’MALLEY ANNOUNCES PUBLIC ART GRANTSPress ReleaseBALTIMORE, MD (August 26, 2008) – Governor Martin O’Malley today announced that in recognition of the newly created Maryland Public Art Commission, $22,970 in matching grants has been awarded to five... Read More
August 07, 2008GOVERNOR O’MALLEY INVITES PUBLIC INPUT ON IMAGINE MARYLANDPress ReleaseBaltimore, Maryland (August 7, 2008) -- Governor Martin O’Malley today invited public input on the recently unveiled Imagine Maryland, a community collaboration and cultural planning initiative to... Read More
July 21, 2008GOVERNOR O’MALLEY APPOINTS FOUR NEW MEMBERS TO STATE ARTS COUNCILPress ReleaseGovernor Martin O’Malley today announced the appointment of four new members to the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC). The new members, who will serve threeyear terms, are Barbara Bershon (St.... Read More
June 12, 2008GOVERNOR O’MALLEY LAUNCHES <I>imagineMARYLANDPress ReleaseInitiative seeks public input to strengthen State’s creative community Governor Martin O’Malley launched Imagine Maryland: 2008-2013, a community collaboration and cultural planning initiative to... Read More
June 02, 2008GOVERNOR O’MALLEY ANNOUNCES NEW ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICTSPress ReleaseAnnapolis and Hagerstown designated, Hagerstown expanded and recertified. To further stimulate local business activity, Governor Martin O’Malley announced that the cities of Annapolis and Havre... Read More
May 06, 2008MARYLAND MASTERS SHOWCASE: DOWN THE STREET AND AROUND THE WORLDPress ReleaseMaryland Traditions presents: 2008 MARYLAND TRADITIONS GATHERING & SHOWCASE Celebrate the recipients of the 2008 ALTA (Achievements in Living Traditions in the Arts) award, and recognize the... Read More
March 19, 2008GOVERNOR O’MALLEY ANNOUNCES MEMBERS OF MARYLAND PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONPress ReleaseAlthough created by legislation in 2005, the Commission was inactive until the O’Malley-Brown Transition Report identified it as a key initiative to move forward. The Commission held its first... Read More
February 08, 200897 MARYLAND ARTISTS RECEIVE MSAC INDIVIDUAL ARTIST AWARDSPress ReleaseFull press release and list of artists.