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Join Goya Contemporary and the Motor House in celebrating the closing of Joyce J. Scott: Harriet Tubman and Other Truths at Grounds for Sculpture on Saturday, March 31st. Tickets include transportation, buffet luncheon at the Rat’s Restaurant, museum admission, gallery tour with Joyce J. Scott and a champagne reception to celebrate the closing of the exhibition!
[3/22 @ 7:30 PM] Directed by Edward Varnie, Release tells the story of a woman who must confront her past when unforeseen circumstances force her to face her estranged family. Filmmaker Edward Varnie will be in the building from Atlanta for Q&A following the film. Join us in an engaging and important community conversation about domestic violence. Resources will also be available for families.
[[ 03/24 @ 8 PM ]] Classical Revolution Baltimore teams up with Dominic Shodekeh Talifero to curate the Lost & Found Series- featuring the music of marginalized composers whose music has often been overlooked. The first performance in the series will feature the music of Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges.
Congratulations to Motor House Resident Artist, Amy Sherald! Amy joins Brooklyn artist, Kehinde Wiley, in making history as the first African American artists to create Smithsonian-commissioned portraits of a former President and First Lady.
Love the arts and enjoy working behind the scenes to make great art happen? Consider becoming a volunteer! We’re always looking for eager community members to help us in a variety of ways. Check out the ‘Get Involved’ page to see where you might fit in, or contact us and let us know how you can help.
Motor House is conveniently located in the Station North Arts District and easily accessible from public transit and I-83. Please click to learn more about parking options.
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Interested in performing at the Motor House? We’re always on the hunt for emerging and established performers of all genres to wow our audiences with original, and inspiring work.