History in a Glass Annual Gala Tickets on Sale Now!


Carroll Museums is happy to announce that tickets for our annual History in a Glass Dinner and Auction are on sale now!

Join us on Thursday May 7, 2015 for our annual gala to help raise funds to support the ongoing efforts of the Carroll Mansion and the Phoenix Shot Tower. This year, History in a Glass will be held in our garden courtyard for cocktails and will move inside the Mansion for dinner and live music. 

Food and wine pairings will be provided by top Baltimore caterers, including Chef's Expressions, Linwoods, The Classic Catering People, and Biddle Street Catering. The extensive silent auction will offer great gifts including unique experiences, certificates for accommodations, restaurants and spas, books, antiques, framed art, wine and gourmet food. 

To register for History in a Glass 2015, click HERE

Transformation Open Call

Carroll Museums 2015 Call for Artist Submissions

Deadline: March 25, 2015 at 11:59PM
Notice of Acceptance: April 2, 2015
Drop off: April 16 from 12PM-8PM
Opening Reception: May 2, 2015

Carroll Museums is happy to announce an open call for submissions for its upcoming Transformation show. Transformation will be a collection of artwork reflecting the title, be it transformation of space, place, or self.

Once selected, work will be on display throughout the historic Carroll Mansion from May 2 - June 14.

Eligibility:

Open to all 2D and 3D artwork with the following limitations:
                        2D artwork
·      Must weigh less than 20 lbs
·      Must be able to hang from a single nail or wall molding
·      No adhesives allowed
·      No painting on the wall of any kind
3D artwork
·      Cannot exceed 20 lbs

All artwork must be for sale

Submission Guidelines:

·        All submissions must be emailed to submissions@carrollmuseums.org
o   Artists must submit a short biography and short statement about their piece(s) and its connection with the Transformation theme.
o   Artists can submit up to 5 pieces of art for review
o   Artwork for consideration must be submitted as a high resolution photograph or through a link to an artist’s website.
o   Include Title, Medium, Dimensions, and Price
o   Carroll Museums will collect a 30% commission on work sold
o   All submissions for consideration must be received by March 18, 2015

For more information on Carroll Museums: www.carrollmuseums.org




Join Us Friday December 19

7pm-9pm

Gallery 788 at Carroll Museums opens Friday, December 19 from 7pm-9pm. The opening reception will also feature artist and literary vendors with small works, ornaments, and books- perfect for holiday gifts!

Featuring work by:

Lorraine Imwold, William Wright, Bryan Robinson, InkPress Productions, TOVEN, Paul Mericle, Audrey Van de Castle, McKenzie Ditter, Matt Muirhead, and Benjamin Jancewicz. 

Featuring music by:

Boxelders

Carroll Museums
800 E. Lombard Street 
Baltimore, MD 21202
www.carrollmuseums.org

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