January 28, 2007
The villages of Columbia, African Art Museum of Maryland, Howard County Center of African American Culture and Columbia Association will sponsor an afternoon program, "Roots of Howard County in Celebration of African-American History," from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 11 at Historic Oakland, 5430 Vantage Point Road, Columbia. Admission is free. The event, which will commemorate Black History Month, will include a visit to the African Art Museum of Maryland, displays organized by the Howard County Center of African American Culture, children's entries in the Columbia Association's "Images of Freedom" poster contest, a musical performance by Rae Bernard of Harmony of Sol and a panel of speakers that is to include Maggie J. Brown, Herman Charity, C. Vernon Gray, Morgan Rollins, Barbara Russell, Jean Toomer and Diop Wallace.
January 11, 1998
The Howard County Arts Council is accepting exhibition proposals for the 1998-1999 gallery season at the Howard County Center for the Arts in Ellicott City.Regional organizations, groups and individuals who wish to curate an exhibition or show their own work are invited to submit proposals.To receive an application, call Jennifer Scott at 410-313-2787. Or write to the Howard County Arts Council, Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Road, Ellicott City 21043.Pub Date: 1/11/98
March 21, 2010
The Visual Artist Alliance of Maryland meets at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Road. Ann Wiker will give a talk on "How to Write an Artist's Statement." For more information, call 301-854-3478.
July 16, 1998
The Howard County Center for the Arts has two concurrent shows at the moment.In its Gallery I, "Ho Co Open" is a nonjuried, multimedia exhibit that gives amateur as well as professional artists a chance to show their work, and features works by more than 70 Howard County artists.In Gallery II, "No Boundaries" is a show of the work of artists with disabilities from the Therapeutic Recreation Program of Howard County Recreation and Parks.At the Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Road, Ellicott City, through Aug. 21. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.
April 18, 1995
The Howard County Photography Society is sponsoring a program on photography with the Hubble Space Telescope at 7:30 p.m. April 26 at the Howard County Center for the Arts.Society members John Bedke and Zolton Levay from the Space Science Institute in Baltimore will discuss various aspects of the telescope and space photography.Also featured will be a display of slides and photos taken by the Hubble Space Telescope.The Howard County Center for the Arts is at 8510 High Ridge Road, Ellicott City.
April 11, 2010
Howard County Center for the Arts is holding registration for its visual and performing arts programs beginning Monday and continuing through June 13. Adult courses include beginner watercolor painting, sumi painting and knitting. Youth courses for ages 5-12 include creating comics and cartoons. Brochures are available at 8510 High Ridge Road or at hocoarts.org. Information: 410-313-2787.