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Not Alone

Not Alone

Emma Sulkowicz started her senior year at Columbia University last week with some...

High Concept

“I actually paint on a treadmill,” the man...

Local Writer Drives Into The City's Possible Future On A Summer Road Trip

This is what rolled with me as I logged nearly 4,000 miles--Baltimore to the Great Lakes to Maine...

El Ojo Del Tigre: Creative Alliance Show Digs Into Latin-American Identity

The coolest thing on any wall in Baltimore right now hangs in one corner of the Creative Alliance at...

Stephen Towns' Paintings Bring Traditional Styles Together With Contemporary Figures To Ask Difficult Questions

The five colorful portraits of African-Americans (including a smiling child) hanging in the...

NOISE

"Love Tap" at Current Space

If you spend enough time in any one place, it's inevitable that you'll start to talk and think and...

Live Review: The intimate An Die Musik proves to be a perfect space for jazz legend Tootie Heath

"I think we should play some bebop," said Ethan Iverson, sitting at An Die Musik's piano Saturday...

No Trivia: In praise of 92Q Labor Day weekend; August's best music

Holiday weekends in Baltimore mean local rap-and-R&B station 92Q opens up a little bit and allows...

11 GIFs that perfectly capture our reaction to Downtown Partnership's Buzzfeed article on Baltimore music

Someone over at Downtown Partnership of Baltimore apparently decided that one way to help promote...

Copycat Kids Grow Up

Copycat Kids Grow Up

A few weeks ago, I started corresponding with Brooks Kossover ...

Freedom and Order

Freedom and Order

My wife, CP contributor Nicole King (pictured, left), and I were sitting in a park sipping from a...

Pussy Riot Hates Me

Pussy Riot Hates Me

On Friday morning, my wife told me

Cubists, gods, strippers, and slow contraptions

Cubists, gods, strippers, and slow contraptions

The writer Lawrence Weschler has spent the last several...

Conflicts of Interest

Conflicts of Interest

Watching the electronic duo Matmos on the stage in the...

Conflicts of Interest

Conflicts of Interest

For the first time in decades, City Paper was not invited...

Report from AAN

Report from AAN

Last week, I was in Nashville for the conference of the Association of...

The Power of Powers

The Power of Powers

Baltimore’s art scene is often lauded as being collaborative...

MORE VISUAL ARTS

Oliver!

Alloverstreet Is An Art Walk That Doesn't Suck

Art is the most honest way to deal with our inability to understand the world. Our knowledge of...

Cosmic Thing

Cosmic Thing: Artists Explore Orders Of Scale At Area 405

The only thing missing from Brandon Morse's `Big Ear' installation is a self-serve psychotropics...

Matter of Fact

Matter of Fact: Goya Contemporary Focuses On What Art Is Made Of

As I place my stained fingers on the lid of a wooden box, apparently painted by Nancy Spero, I can¿t...

Short Order

Short Order

It’s a Tuesday night at the Bryn Mawr School’s dance space and Lynne...

This Modern World

This Modern World

“Base Period”

High and Lonesome

High and Lonesome

“I’m Not a Very Good Cowboy,”  a...

A Slimy Recess

A Slimy Recess

I for one am swollen with relief at the...

Profusion Not Confusion

Profusion Not Confusion

Sondheim Semifinalists

Magic 8 Ball

Magic 8 Ball

I think I tripped every time I walked into “We’re All...

Putting the art back in street art

Putting the art back in street art

I’ve recently spent some time planning a trip to Berlin and I’ve...

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