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In The News

– 2017 IN THE NEWS –

SEPTEMBER

Exhibition To Explore Highlandtown's History With Skateboarding and Graffiti Culture, ABC 2 News, 9/13/2017
15 Exciting Examples of Playability Around The World
, Playground Equiptment

AUGUST

Weekend Plans: What To Do 8/3 - 9/3, Baltimore Style, 8/31/2017
Saturday: Come As You Are: The Spectrum of Vulnerability, City Paper, 8/26/2017
Baltimore Kids Give Back When You Give To Them, Baltimore Sun, 8/18/2017
High Point: Thanks to strong, local partnerships, Highlandtwon is growing without leaving anyone behind
, Baltimore Magazine, 8/01/2017

JULY

Art With A Message: Creative Alliance Hosting Muslim Artists As Part of Fall Program, CBS Baltimore, 7/31/2017
Creative Alliance Aims To Tackle Ant-Muslim Bias By Featuring Renowned Female Muslim Performers, Baltimore Sun, 7/26/2017
Baltimore Artist Paul Rucker Tackles Racism and Justice, Turns Heads Nationwide, Baltimore Sun, 7/21/2017
Live in Arlington? Soon You'll Be Able to Hold a Meeting in a Bowl, Washingtonian, 7/11/2017

APRIL

36 Hours in Baltimore, New York Times, 4/13/2017
Can the Arts Counter Islamophobia? This Funder's Making That Bet, Inside Philanthropy, 4/11/2017
Guggenheim Fellowship Awarded to Baltimore Artist, Bmore Art, 4/7/2017

MARCH

Exploring Identity through Abstraction, Bmore Art, 3/31/2017

FEBRUARY

15 Exciting Examples of Playability Around the World, BUS Stop, PlaygroundEquipment.com
Tassels, Champagne & Girl Bosses
, Soup of the Day 2/14/2017
Weekend Lineup: Feb 10-12
, Tassels & Champagne, Baltimore Magazine, 2/9/2017
5 ways to celebrate Black History in Baltimore, Baltimore Sun, 2/2/2017 

JANUARY

The Face of Figurative Black Art, About Face, Bmore Art, 1/19/2017
Weekend Plans: What To Do
, Nasty Women and Bad Hombres Party, Baltimore Style, 1/19/2017
Arts groups plan thinly veiled protests against Trump inauguration
, Baltimore Sun, 1/13/2017
"About Face" at Creative Alliance carves out room for a new kind of canonical portraiture
, 1/3/2017
BmoreArt's Picks: Baltimore Art Galleries, Openings, and Events January 3-8, 4th Annual Baltimore Crankie Fest, 1/3/2017

– 2016 IN THE NEWS –

DECEMBER

Equipped with new heart, Baltimore's Amy Sherald gains fame with surreal portraiture, Washington Post, 12/21/2016
Equipped with new heart, Baltimore's Amy Sherald gains fame with surreal portraiture, Baltimore Sun, 12/19/2016
Get Out: December
, Ho, Ho, Ho: T'its A Wonderful Life, Baltimore Style
Weekend Plans: What to Do 12/8-12/11, Theater, Baltimore Style
Amy Sherald, Portrait Artist, WYPR, 12/9/2016 

NOVEMBER

Kwanzaa Family Day, City Paper, 11/29/2016
2016 Holiday Events: Stage
, T'its A Wonderful Life, City Paper, 11/29/2016 
Meet 5 artists selling their creations at Baltimore-area holiday art markets
, Baltimore Sun, 11/23/2016
Constricted Breathing
, David Page: Security Theatre, Bmore Art, 11/18/2016
Beethoven, Martin Lawrence and more of the top Baltimore-area events this week, The Last Laugh, Baltimore Sun, 11/13/2016
Stepping out With Your Girl Cheryl, Bluesman Selwyn Birchwood, WEAA, 11/11/2016 

OCTOBER

A Wonderful Dream, Resident Artist Amy Sherald's Recent Success, Baltimore Magazine, 10/18/2016
Open Studio Tour showcases new artists, new spaces, Baltimore Sun, 10/8/2016 

SEPTEMBER

A Library of Voices, Race Recounted Exhibition, Bmore Art, 9/28/2016
Baltimore's Horse Lords confound expectations for a rock band, Horse Lords + Pipers of Bulgaria at Creative Alliance, Baltimore Sun, 9/28/2016 
The Next Generation in Film, Best of Baltimore Student Film Festival, BmoreArt, 9/14/2016 

AUGUST

Name to know: Josh Kohn, performance director, Baltimore Sun, 8/29/2016
Region's innovative arts education and programs give outlet, experience
, Creative Alliance's Baltimore Club Dance Team "Creative Kaos," Baltimore Sun, 8/19/2016

JULY

Taste the Rainbow: Baltimore Pride's Rainbow Fest, Metro Weekly, 7/28/2016
5 Reasons Why You Should Go To Rainbowfest This Weekend, What Weekly, 7/28/2016
Asperger's Are Us Comedy Troupe Jokes About Everything but That
, Asperger's Are Us at Creative Alliance, The New York Times, 7/15/2016
Transformative Art Prizes to turn vacant lot into theater, create murals, more
, Artesanas Mexicanas win PNC Prize for Posada!, Baltimore Sun 7/7/2016
Youth summer jobs improve parks, neighborhoods where they live, Youthworks at Creative Alliance, Baltimore Sun 7/12/2016

MAY

Living, Surviving, Thriving: HIV Long-Term Survivors, Baltimore OUTloud 5/27/2016 
Puppets are serious business for artist Tiffany Lange, Baltimore Sun The DarkRoom 5/13/2016
'Despues de la frontera/After the border' opens at Taller Pouertorriqueno, Al Dia News 5/3/2016 

APRIL

Comedian Kurt Braunohler turns to Baltimore for Creative Inspiration, Baltimore Sun 4/20/2016;

MARCH

The First Light City Lantern Parade, What Weekly 3/29/2016
Light City director: Opening night gave Baltimore 'the big hug it needed,'
Baltimore Business Journal 3/29/2016
Photos: Light City Baltimore
, Baltimore Sun
ellen cherry Returns to Stage with Portraits in Song
, What Weekly 3/16/2016
 Baltimore Artist Wins National Portrait Gallery Competition, CA Resident Artist Amy Sherald 3/11/2016

FEBRUARY

Guilded Lily Burlesque's Tassels & Champagne Shoe in Photos, City Paper 2/19/2016
Learn seriously cool skills at these offbeat Baltimore classes: Ukulele w/ Bob Friedman
, Baltimore Sun 2/18/2016
Rye Rye talks new sound, relationship with M.I.A. and acting, Baltimore Sun 2/17/2016
On Stage but Out of the Spotlight: Pupeteers debut at the Creative Alliance, Baltimore Jewish Times 2/11/29016
The Launch: February 2016, Rye Rye and 1st Annual Charm City Django Jazz Festival, Baltimore Magazine  

JANUARY

Weekend Lineup: B'more Bowie, Baltimore Magazine 1/14/2016 
B'more Bowie: We Can Be Heroes Tribute Party in Photos, Baltimore City Paper 1/19/2016

– 2015 IN THE NEWS –

DECEMBER

Top Ten Art Shows of 2015: #1 REWIND, Paul Rucker at the Creative Alliance, #6 Despues de la Frontera at Creative Alliance, Baltimore City Paper 12/23/2015
Guitarist Marc Ribot at the Creative Alliance, Welcome to Baltimore, Hon! 12/10/2015 
Singer Ama Chandra to Showcase Power of Resilience During Performance, Baltimore Magazine 12/2/2015 

OCTOBER

The Creative Alliance's Rocky Horror Picture Show Party in Photos, City Paper 10/22/2015
Scene Seen: Inside/Outside: Christopher Kojzar & Oletha DeVane at Creative Alliance, Bmore Art 10/24/2015
Artist Paul Rucker Is Taking Back the Racist Symbols of America's Past, Huffington Post 10/2/2015

SEPTEMBER

Best Solo Show: Paul Rucker's 'REWIND' at the Creative Alliance at the Patterson, Baltimore City paper 9/24/2015  
Creatively Cool 2015: Amy Sherald, Strangers with Style 9/12/2015 

"After The Border" At The Creative Alliance interview with Tom Hall 9/10/2015

"Después de la Frontera" at Creative Alliance highlights stories of youths and families fleeing Central America, Baltimore City Paper 9/9/2015

AUGUST
Hari Was Here!, Baltimore Style 8/26/2015 
2015 Best of Baltimore List, Artist: Paul Rucker, Baltimore Magazine 8/24/2015 

MAY

Three Artists Three artists use quilting as political statements and teaching tools at Creative Alliance's 'Evidence', City Paper 5/27/2015
The Baltimore Rock Opera Society Presents: The Rock Opera 6 Pack
, What Weekly 5/22/2015
Looking Out: GLCCB photo archives featured at Creative Alliance film festival, Baltimore Sun, 5/15/2015
We Saw This, So Should You. Bmore Art, 5/10/2015

APRIL

Music from The Sole at Creative Alliance, Baltimore Fish Bowl, 4/9/2015 
Music from The Sole, Gay Life, 4/3/2015

FEBRUARY

Hidden in Plain Sight, Bmore Art, 2/24/2015
All Together Now, Bmore Art, 2/10/2015
Creative Tim
e, Baltimore Magazine, 2/5/2015
February Flicks
, Baltimore Magazine, 2/3/2015

JANUARY

Can't Miss This Bus, Baltimore Style
Cold Weather Concerts
, Baltimore Magazine
Bmore Music Picks: Baltimore for Jan 5-12, Bmore Art

– 2014 IN THE NEWS –

DECEMBER


Celebrating a Mexican Christmas tradition in Southeast Baltimore, Baltimore Sun, Dec 19

OCTOBER

A Message to the Netherworld, Baltimore Sun, October 30
Second Acts, Baltimore Style. October 29
15th Annual Great Halloween Lantern Parade, Baltimore Sun, October 26
Now Hear This: The Rocky Horror Picture Show, City Paper Oct 26
Playability: Building Kid and Family Friendly Cities, October 23
Take 5 with Maria Aldana, Great Halloween Lantern Parade director, Baltimore Sun
Fall Festivals and Halloween Happenings, Baltimore's Child
Family Calendar, Baltimore's child

September
Un Paradero Con Arte, Mundo Latino, 9/1
Exhibicion De Arte En Baltimore, Mundo Latino, 9/1
El Ojo Del Tigre
, City Paper, 9/2
Group Dynamics, Baltimore Style, 9/3
Rene Marie Pays Tribute to Eartha Kitt at Creative Alliance, The Baltimore Sun, 9/5
Hampstead Hill Festival Explores Patterson Park in 1814, Baltimore Guide, 9/10 
Best Solo Show: "Afloat", City Paper,  9/15
Best (Still) Up-And-Coming Neighborhood, City Paper, 9/16
A Rock Opera Interrupted [Commentary], The Baltimore Sun, 9/19
Free Workshop Will Tackle Tough Topics of Youth and Race, Baltimore Guide, 9/24
Fourth All Ages Art Cart Derby a Success, Baltimore Guide, 9/24

August
Rock On, Baltimore Style, August 2014
Mmmm...'s B-U-S: Baltimore's Type-Driven Bus-Stop, KNSTRCT, 8/5
Waiting for the Baltimore Bus Inside A Giant Typographic Sculpture, Design Boom, 8/7
Wait For The Bus Inside A Giant Typographic Sculpture in Baltimore, Colossal, 8/7
The World's Most Obvious Bus Stop Is Pure Design Genius, Slate, 8/ 8
Check Out The Amazing Bus Stop Sculpture Outside The Creative Alliance, Baltimore Magazine, 8/9
I Brake For Giant Typographical Bus Stops!, Baltimore Brew, 8/9 
Baltimore Bus Stop Design Leaves No Doubt, Planetizen, 8/11
Epic Baltimore "Obvious Bus Stop," Designed by "Mmmm," Makes Your Wait So Much Better, Bustle, 8/11
Baltimore Gets a Giant Bus Stop Shaped Like the Word 'BUS'..., CityLab, 8/11 
Waiting For A Bus At A Special BUS Stop in Baltimore, TreeHugger, 8/11
This Bus Stop Makes Waiting For The Bus A Lot More Fun, Quartz, 8/11 
The Peaceful Path, City Paper, 8/11 
Short Order, City Paper, 8/13
It's Easy To See Where The Bus Stops in Highlandtown, Baltimore Sun, 8/15
Scene Seen: Christianismo y Latinismo @ the Creative Alliance, Bmore Art, 8/26 

July
Get Ready For Some Real Big Art, Baltimore Brew, 7/1
10 Things To Do This Weekend, City Paper, 7/10, Image 4
BUS, Baltimore Guide, 7/23 
The Short List, City Paper, 7/23-30
Stay Cold, Stay Hungry, City Paper, 7/29
The Short List, City Paper, 7/30
Check Your Privilege at the Door: A Review of the Indie Movie Stay Cold, Stay Hungry, What Weekly, 7/31 

June
Charm City LGBT Film Festival Happy Hour in the Marquee Lounge, Gay Life, June 2014, Pg. 47
Baltimore Handles the 'Truth', Baltimore Sun, 6/25

May
Well-Known Mural Artist Plans Communal Art Space, Baltimore Guide, 5/28
Compass, Enoch Pratt Free Library, May & June, Pg. 2 

March

Now Playing at Creative Alliance, Baltimore Magazine, March 2014

February 
"
A Tribute to Ruby Glover- Baltimore's Godmother of Jazz", Baltimorejazz.com, 2/222013

2013 PRESS HIGHLIGHTS:

November
Spotlight on The New Black
, Gay Life, November Issue, pg. 20
Burlesque-a-pades Spooktacular stirs Halloween Spirits, Baltimore Post-Examiner, 11/1
Director Yoruba Richen of The New Black Interview, The Signal on WYPR. 11/8
Yoruba Richen & Tom Hall discuss The New Black,  Maryland Morning on WYPR, 11/12
No Safe Harbor - Review of Laura Amussen : AFLOAT, City Paper, 11/13
Baltimore Barnburners: Songs of Our City at Creative Alliance, City Paper, 11/23 

October
Sink or Swim - Laura Amussen debuts new solo exhibit AFLOAT at the Creative Alliance,
Gay Life, 10/13
Two Acclaimed LGBT-focused films at Creative Alliance, The Sun, 10/24 
Mentalist Duo Walks Fine Line of Extra Sensory Deception, The Sun, 10/28
Photos from The Great Halloween Parade & Festival, Bmore <art>, 10/31 
Halloween Lantern Parade & Festival Photos, The Sun, 10/31 

September
Third Art Cart Derby was the biggest yet,
Baltimore Guide, 9/25/13
Mole Suit Choir at Creative Alliance and curators’ talk and closing of Knowing at 405, Baltimore City Paper, 9/26/13
PARTY AT THE PATTERSON | INKED | The Weekend in Photos, Baltimore City Paper, 9/9/13
PARTY AT THE PATTERSON | INKED | The Best Tats, Baltimore City Paper, 9/9/13
Baltimore history told with rock & roll & raunch, Baltimore Brew, 9/8/13

August
"Flamenco/Flamenca" Examines the Passion of the Dance,
Gay Life, 8/30/13
Like/Dislike with Dean Storm of 29 Days Later, The Sun, 8/21/13 

July
Surf and Skate Films Fill Weekend at Creative Alliance
, charmcityartsmaven,7/1/13
Surf and Skate Film Festival, The Frederick News-Post
Baltimore Surf + Skate Film Festival, City Paper, 11/24
The Hustle 4: Baltimore Improv Group, What Weekly, 7/25/13

June
Meet Charm City LGBT Film Fest Performer Sabrina Chap
, The Sun, 6/4/13
Q&A: Hometown Girl Mink Stole Sings a New Tune, Baltimore Fishbowl, 6/13/13
Legendary Jazz Film comes to Creative Alliance, Baltimore Brew, 6/19/13

May
"Q&A with Mink Stole,"
The Sun, 5/8/13

April
"Secret Mountains to play Creative Alliance"
, The Sun, 4/12/13

March
"Delivering Us from Darkness: Sunrize Set to Illuminate the Stage"
, Gaylife, 3/29/13
"Tellywacker Tales Takes a Hopeful, Humorous look at Prostate Cancer," Baltimore Post-Examiner, 3/22/13
"Baltimore storyteller Jon Spelman makes debut performance of 'Prostate Dialogues'," Baltimore Sun, 3/15/13
"Optical Puzzler: Tim Horjus at Creative Alliance," Bmore Art, 3/17/23
"O'Malley's PAC advertises St. Patricks Day band booking," Baltimore Sun, 3/14/13
"Valentine Burlesque shows offer lovers a special holiday treat," Baltimore Post-Examiner, 3/13/13
"The Short List," City Paper, 3/6/2013
"Neighborhood News from Little Italy," Baltimore, 3/7/13
"Celebrating International Women's Day in Baltimore," About Baltimore, 3/7/13
"Victory to Change," City Paper, 3/6/13
"How to Start from Zero," WYPR, 3/4/13
"St. Patrick's Day: O'Malley's March at the Creative Alliance," Baltimore Magazine, 3/7/13

February

"Creative Alliance Takes over Its Own Cafe Space," Baltimore Sun, 2/15/13
"Spike Lee Events Kick Off Black History Month @ CA,"
Charm City Arts Maven , 2/18/13
"Southeast Baltimore Students Celebrate Black History Month,"
Baltimore Guide, 2/20/13
"Kerplunk! at the Creative Alliance," Cool Progeny, 2/22/13
"Mutts go Nuts at the Creative Alliance," Stay Classy Canton, 2/24/13
"Baltimore in a Weekend: A Rustwirian Travel Guide,"
Rustwire, 2/25/13
"Local filmmakers Prefer Baltimore for Practicing Their Craft,"
ABC 2 News, 2/25/13
"Brooklyn Boheme and the Black Creative Class,"
Lester K Spence, 2/25/13
"Weekend on the Radio 2/28-03/03," WTMD, 2/28/03

January

“Catonsville Makes the Scene on Band’s CD,” Catonsville Times, 1/2/13
“Rainbow Round-up: January 2013,” Visit Baltimore

2012:

“The Best Outlet for Creative Expression in Baltimore: Creative Alliance,” Strictly Baltimore, 12/12/12
“A year-round present from the arts,” Baltimore Sun, 12/24/12
“Baltimore Filmmakers to Mark: Directing Duo the Robinson Brothers,” Baltimore Fishbowl, 12/7/12
“Trixie & Evil Hate Monkey's Holiday Spectac-U-Thon,” Baltimore Gay Life
“Detour Concert Calendar and Playlist,” WTMD, 12/30/12
“Here Today, where tomorrow? Booth seniors make art while confronting uncertainty,” Baltimore Guide, 12/12/12
“Last Minute Gift Ideas from the Creative Alliance,” Baltimore Fishbowl, 12/18/12
“Clementine expands brunch menu at Creative Alliance,” Baltimore Sun, 12/18/12
“In the Wings,” City Paper, 12/19/12
“Fixing the Future,” What Weekly, 11/28/12
“Mixology Workshop with Woodberry Kitchen’s Corey Polyoka,” Baltimore Fishbowl, 11/14/12

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