Press Room

For all media inquiries and photo requests, or to be added to our press list, please contact: 

Santiago Nocera, Marketing & Communications Associate
Thank you for your interest in the events & programs of the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts!

2020 Press Releases:





2019 Press Releases

BOPA Now Accepting Submissions as Regional Affiliate for The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for Creative Teens October 1, 2019

Baltimore Screen Writers Competition now accepting applications September 30, 2019

Free Fall Baltimore throughout the month of October September 26, 2019

Race to Preakness: A Baltimore Celebration takes place May 13-17

The 2019 Studio Resident Biennial, Crisis of Connection, & Tongue Puddles on view May 9–August 24, 2019

Finalists selected for the Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize

Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts unveils exciting spring through summer events

Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar returns Sunday, April 7–Sunday, December 22, 2019

Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts announces semifinalists for Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize

School 33 Art Center's upcoming exhibitions feature experimental video shorts, emoji-inspired collages & reclaimed material

Applications open for the 2019 arts programs of the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts

Celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during annual parade on Monday, January 21, 2019

Artist talk with Stephanie Barber at School 33 Art Center on Saturday, January 26, 2pm

2018 Press Releases

Applications available for 2019 festivals produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts

Join the festivities for Baltimore's New Year's Eve Spectacular on Monday, December 31, 2018, 9pm

Local organizations receive MECU Neighborhood Event Grants to produce community events

Shop at the Baltimore Farmers' Market & Bazaar for the holidays, open through December 23, 2018

Artists can now apply for $25,000 Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize

Municipal Art Society of Baltimore City Artist Travel Prize 2018 recipients announced

2018 Sound Off Live! winners announced

Shop local at the Holiday Bazaar & Tea at The Cloisters on November 23 & November 24, 2018

Light & Literature unite November 2019

Sound Off Live! showcases Battle of the Bands on October 17 & 18, 2018

Baltimore Screenwriters Competition now accepting submissions

Free Fall Baltimore starts today!

School 33 Art Center's Open Studio Tour showcases the talents of area artists

SAVE THE DATE: Baltimore Book Festival returns September 28-30

Art @ Work celebrates the completion of community murals with activities on Friday, July 27, 5-7pm

REMINDER: Artscape, America’s Largest Free Arts Festival, returns July 20-22, 2018

Donna Drew Sawyer named as Chief Executive Officer of the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts

Call for Entry for Light City 2019

Light City announces economic impact for 2018 festival