Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Art Museums, Galleries, Gardens, Other Interests

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~COLUMBIA, HOWARD COUNTY~

> Artists' Gallery
> Columbia Art Center
> Columbia Film Society
> Daedalus Books and Music (and Movies)
> Rep Stage
> Savage Mill

> Howard Community College Visitors and Community page with link for the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center

> early Frank Gehry buildings in Columbia (brochure in PDF download)

> hocoblogs.com -- site with feeds from many Howard County blogs


~BALTIMORE~

> Baltimore Museum of Art
> The Charles Theatre (arthouse cinema)
> Cylburn Arboretum
> Mount Vernon Cultural District
> Walters Art Museum

> Blogs by Baltimore Sun writers


~WASHINGTON, DC~

> Freer and Sackler Galleries (Smithsonian Institute)
> National Gallery of Art
> The Phillips Collection
> U.S. Botanic Garden
> U.S. National Arboretum

> Washington Post's Local Blog Directory (directory home page with links to the rest of the newspaper)



~INDIVIDUAL ARTISTS~

Mostly local and a few beyond, these artists are mainly contemporary painters and photographers whose work I've seen and sometimes purchased. (Also see the link to the Artists' Gallery in Columbia above.)

> John Borrack - mainly watercolor and gouache (Australia)
> Martha Dougherty - watercolor
> Kesra Hoffman - gouache
> Deborah Maklowski - pastel; colored pencil; graphite
> Stewart Skelt - photography (Australia)