Tuesday, September. 29
Artists and Arts Organizations: Join the Artists Sunday Alliance!
Artists Sunday – a new movement to drive art sales and support the livelihoods of millions of U.S. artists, artisans, and craftspeople – will premiere Sunday, November 29. The powerful new effort is designed to make the Sunday after Thanksgiving the most profitable day of the year for artists. It follows Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, alongside Cyber Monday…
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Tuesday, September. 29
Fiction Writing with Author Richard Krawiec coming in November
Part of DCA’s Visiting Artist Series, the writing-intensive, learner-centered course will focus on reading a diverse range of stories, discussion of fictional techniques, and writing and revising a story. Class will include sharing parts of student stories in progress - not for critique, but for positive feedback. Among topics covered will be how to write effective action, dialogue, description; ways to integrate…
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Thursday, August. 20
New officers elected at DCA Annual Membership Meeting
New officers for the DCA Board of Directors were elected at the Annual Membership Meeting held via Zoom on June 22, 2020. President: Matt Smyth, Vice President: Caroline Cline, Treasurer: Betsey Harrington, Secretary: Stephyn Butcher, Executive Committee Appointee: Bobbie Tamplin. For a copy of the 2020 DCA Annual Report, click here.
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painting of people at a festival
Thursday, August. 20
Showcase Event postponed to 2021
The Dorchester Center for the Arts Board of Directors voted at the July 2020 meeting to postpone the annual Showcase event, scheduled for September 27, 2020. It was determined that it would be virtually impossible to hold this outdoor art walk and street festival while adhering to established safety guidelines during the pandemic. Community safety is the priority this year,…
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Maryland State Arts Council Establishes Artist Registry

The Maryland Artist Registry showcases the immense breadth of creative talent within our state. We invite all Maryland artists to join the Maryland Artist Registry.

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