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Opening Reception: University of Maryland Curatorial Student Exhibition

In a collaboration with the Brentwood Arts Exchange, and under the direction of Professor Jason Kuo, University of Maryland art students curate, design and produce an exhibition featuring the work of local artists. Under the theme of transnationalism, this exhibit … Continue reading

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Sligo Creek Stompers at the Brentwood Arts Exchange Listening Room

Sligo Creek Stompers play a raucous but refined blend of traditional roots music: Appalachian & Midwestern old time and bluegrass, New Orleans-style traditional jazz, haunted Irish fiddle tunes, honkytonk & classic country, Texas & gypsy swing. Inspired by scratchy 78 … Continue reading

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University of Maryland Curatorial Studies Exhibition

In a collaboration with the Brentwood Arts Exchange, and under the direction of Professor Jason Kuo, University of Maryland art students curate, design and produce an exhibition featuring the work of local artists. Under the theme of transnationalism, this exhibit … Continue reading

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Omer Quintet at the Brentwood Arts Exchange Listening Rooom

Comprising violinists Mason Yu and Erica Tursi, violist Jinsun Hong, and cellist Alex Cox, the Omer Quartet is a leader among today’s young string quartets. Most recently first prizewinners of the Young Concert Artists Auditions, the quartet was also top … Continue reading

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Letitia VanSant at the Brentwood Arts Exchange Listening Room

With a Voice that has been described as “honey-kissed”, Letitia VanSant’s music talks about humanity, empowerment and destiny. Her smooth folk sounds have been acclaimed throughout the region and even dubbed “one of Baltimore’s best”. VanSant’s premier album, Gut It … Continue reading

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Spring Break Art Camps at the Brentwood Arts Exchange

Young artists are invited to join us for exciting hands-on activities that teach skills working with art materials, core principles of art, and insights into world cultures. Register for each Spring Break Art Camp day separately. Before and After Care … Continue reading

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Creative Kids Day at the Brentwood Arts Exchange

Creative Kids Days are an all-day, structured art class offered on days when Prince George’s County public schools are off. Young artists are invited to join us for hands-on art activities that teach skills in art materials, core principles of … Continue reading

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Former Jey’s Auto Site Gets a Makeover

Owner Jey Edward is fixing up the former gas station at the northern corner of the Arts District. The Silver Spring business owner has long sparred with the city of Riverdale Park over the future of the site, but he … Continue reading

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Gingerbread House Holiday Hullabaloo (FREE)

Join us December 16th between Noon and 3pm for Art Works Now’s annual Gingerbread House Holiday Hullabaloo. Our gingerbread house workshop is a FREE community event. Adults, children, and families are all welcome. You may even see Santa Claus! We … Continue reading

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Creative Spirits presents: Prints and Pints

Get ready to celebrate and uncover the ancient art of block printing by creating your own block print stamp to use to design your own unique cards and stationary. A perfect workshop for your holiday greetings for family and friends.

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