Mid-Atlantic Region Arts Scene

Visual arts students at UMBC have abundant choices of art venues in the Mid-Atlantic region. UMBC’s location along the I-95 corridor makes it convenient to travel to Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, or New York. Nearby Baltimore and D.C. invite students to visit some of the museums and galleries listed here

Baltimore Galleries & Museums

Baltimore Arts Organizations & Events

  • Artscape
  • Baker Artist Awards
  • Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts
  • Baltimore Open Studio Tour
  • Bmore Art
  • Creative Alliance
  • Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts
  • Baltimore Weekly FunSavers
  • The 14Karat Cabaret
  • Free Fall Baltimore
  • High Zero Festival of Experimental Improvised Music
  • Maryland State Arts Council
  • Radar Redux
  • The Red Room at Normals
  • Station North Arts and Entertainment District
  • Towson ARTS Collective
  • Transmodern Festival
  • Baltimore Cinema

    D.C. Galleries & Museums

  • Smithsonian Institution
  • National Gallery of Art
  • The Phillips Collection
  • Smithsonian | Freer & Sackler Galleries
  • MOCA DC
  • WPA/Corcoran
  • DC Art Galleries
  • D.C. Arts Organizations & Events

  • TourOfDC
  • Washington City Paper
  • Washington D.C. > Arts & Culture > Daily Candy
  • Washington D.C. metro arts forum