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Our Mission
The Creative Alliance builds communities by bringing together artists and audiences from diverse backgrounds to experience spectacular arts and education programs and engage in the creative process. We provide support to area artists, promote Baltimore as a center for creative production, act as a positive force in our community, and advocate for cultural expression rooted in a sense of place.

3134 Eastern Avenue,
Baltimore, MD 21224




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Major Successes for Creative Alliance in 2015!

Creative Alliance is proud to announce several major 2015 successes – and we’re only halfway through the year!
We recently received a highly competitive grant award from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to expand our traditional Mexican Piñata Apprenticeship & Entrepreneurship program from eight to sixteen Highlandtown residents from Mexico.


The BIG Show is coming!

Get ready it is almost time for The BIG Show! Creative Alliance’s 20th annual members’ exhibition is a fantastic opportunity for emerging and established artists to exhibit in our Main Gallery, and for budding and experienced art collectors to find great, affordable work.

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Open Minds Summer 2015: Superheroes!

Tuesdays and Thursdays Jul 7- Aug 6

This summer young artists create artwork inspired by superheroes! Open Minds participants will create works of art through collage, painting, fiber art and more to express the extraordinary talent and powers of superheroes from all around the world.

Dale Watson

Thur Jul 9

Austin’s own honky tonk hero embodies the outlaw country spirit with knock-out live shows and a country-contrarian style that aligns him more with yesterday's Opry than today's CMT.

THROWBACK: A '90s Hip Hop Party

Fri Jul 10

Break out your old-school threads and unlicensed samples for a night celebrating the golden age of hip hop. Catch hot Baltimore artists, fly styles, local shops, b-boys, DJs and more, all influenced by the hip-hop culture of the ‘90s.


Every Saturday, May 30 – Sept. 5th (except July 4)

Charm City Yoga, Creative Alliance, and Friends of Patterson Park are proud to present free yoga at Patterson Park on Saturdays 8-9 am Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Life Drawing

Every Saturday

Through a partnership between Creative Alliance and Artists Housing, Inc., Gallery 1448 hosts our year-long workshop at 1448 E. Baltimore Street. Bring your own materials. Participants qualify for Gallery 1448’s September exhibition of drawings produced in the class.

One-Day Summer Workshop : Writing for Literary Magazines

Sat Jul 11

If you're working on a piece of fiction and wondering how to publish it in a literary magazine, this workshop is for you! Come with 10-15 pages of writing, a pen, paper, and an open mind; leave with ideas for polishing your story, and maybe even land it in a literary magazine!

KERPLUNK! Free Family Art Drop-In

Saturdays Jul 11 - Aug 8

Open to families and kids of all ages! Tour our galleries and design unique art projects linked to the exhibitions.

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