Kelley Bell: Eureka! Heavy Light Machinery

Kelley Bell: Eureka! Heavy Light Machinery

Opens Sat Mar 3 6-8pm

You can practically hear the gears whirring, steam whistling and time colliding in Kelley Bell’s animations, which flicker like a Buster Keaton film, meditating on topics from urban gentrification to death...

Event Type: exhibitions

Paparazzi: Eye In the Dark

Paparazzi: Eye In the Dark

Fri Mar 2 7:30pm

Hollywood meets Nollywood in this award-winning romantic suspense-filled film by Nigerian director Bayo Akinfemi. With stunning cinematography and stellar performances, Paparazzi is the story of rich music...

Event Type: narrative film, screenings

Residents Open House

Residents Open House

Sat Feb 25 7-9pm open studios, 9pm show

In one of our favorite nights of the year, we celebrate the incredible, hand-picked artists who live and work at The Patterson with a building-wide FREE house party! The studios are open upstairs, plus a...

Event Type: indie/rock, music/performance

Baltimore Songwriters Association

Baltimore Songwriters Association

2nd & 4th Mondays 7:30pm

Advanced songwriters sessions ranging from in-depth critiques to workshops and exercises. Must be a member to attend - join tonight!

Event Type: Workshops, music, performance & writing workshops

The Nighthawks

The Nighthawks

Fri Feb 24 8 pm

A harmonica duel! Harmonica virtuoso Mark Wenner and Piedmont blues master Phil Wiggins share a bill for the first time. Roots-rock icons The Nighthawks are high-energy as ever, going acoustic tonight....

Event Type: Americana, music/performance

Subterfuge: CA Residents and Others

Subterfuge: CA Residents and Others

The average visitor to The Patterson has only an inkling of the activity going on behind closed doors or in darkened corners. On the occasion of our annual blockbuster Residents Open House, with studio...

Event Type: exhibitions

VIVA BRASIL!

VIVA BRASIL!

Sat Feb 18 8pm lesson, 9pm dance

Our annual samba throw-down! Samba Trovao & Rose Moraes return to transform The Patterson into a Carnival street party. Start with a special performance by Batala DC followed with a samba dance lesson...

Event Type: dance party, music/performance, world

DANCE PLANET!!!

DANCE PLANET!!!

VIVA BRASIL! Samba!
Samba Trovao w/ Rose Moraes & Batala DC
Sat Feb 18 $20, $15 mbrs, stus.

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Event Type: dance party

High Priestess of Soul!

Fri Feb 17 Doors 7:30pm, Show 8pm

Singer/pianist Nina Simone’s electrifying mix of jazz, classical, reggae and soul resound in hits like Four Women, Mississippi Goddam, Baltimore and I Put a Spell on You. Playwright Rosiland Cauthen...

Event Type: music/performance, African American, jazz

Love is a Battlefield

Love is a Battlefield

Tue Feb 14 7:30 pm

Been burned by love? Got a broken heart or one that’s just frozen? Does Valentine’s Day make you wanna puke? Then grab a drink, ‘cause this is the show for you! These short films scoff at romance and revel...

Event Type: screenings

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