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.


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
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:

Join Us Friday December 19


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:


Carroll Museums
800 E. Lombard Street 
Baltimore, MD 21202

Keep updated on the event through Facebook, here

Experience the Holidays at the historic Carroll Mansion

This December the Carroll Mansion will be decked out in its finest holiday greenery thanks to the talented members of the Mt. Washington Garden Club.

Experience the transformation first hand December 2 – 31 during regular visiting hours, a specially scheduled tour, or one of our upcoming events.

Special Events

Holiday Wreath Workshop
with Jody Jewell
December 6, 9am-11am
$35/ Guest
$30/ Museum Member

Workshop fee includes all supplies to make your own wreath, light refreshment, and a house tour.


December 9, 9am – 4:00 pm
$55/Guest, $50/Museum Member

Join the Carroll Museums and Baltimore National Heritage Area for our annual bus tour of historic Baltimore sites including the tour and lunch at the decorated Carroll Mansion.


Candlelight Tours
December 11 and 12, 5pm-8pm
Regular admission applies.

Enjoy hot cider and view the decorated Carroll Mansion by the beauty of candlelight.

Special Tours/Admission
Reserved Group Tours with Luncheon or Tea
Monday through Friday, 11am – 4pm
Reserved tours for 10 to 24 guests.
$25/ Guest Luncheon
$20/ Guest Tea

Combine a reserved private tour of the decorated Carroll Mansion with a luncheon or afternoon tea. Luncheon includes sandwich or salad, fruit, beverage and assorted desserts. Tea includes bite-sized pastries, seasonal fruit, cheeses and breads, and assorted teas. Reservations are required two weeks in advance. 410.605.2964 or email


Downtown Dollar Days at the Mansion
December 6 and 7 12pm – 4pm
Admission is just $1/Guest (Members are Free!)