Special Exhibitions

Current Exhibitions

November 16, 2017 to February 28, 2018

 


 

Freedom: Emancipation Quilted & Stitched is an exhibition of documentary-style story quilts that celebrate the contributions, lives, and legacies of people of color in Maryland. The quilts are creations by fabric artist Joan M.E. Gaither, Ph.D. and include several works that consist of community collaborations facilitated by Gaither.

Freedom: Emancipation Quilted & Stitched is an exhibition of documentary-style story quilts that celebrate the contributions, lives, and legacies of people of color in Maryland.
September 9, 2017 to January 7, 2018

 


 

 

© 2017 The Jacob and Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Foundation, Seattle / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

September 9th Through January 7th 2018

Over 50 prints by artist Jacob Lawrence from personal collections in and around Maryland.
June 29, 2016 to December 31, 2017
Frederick Douglass Carte De Visite

 

Frederick Douglass Carte De Visite

 

View several of the museum’s new acquisitions. The vast majority of the 40 plus objects are on display for the first time, such as a signed photograph of Frederick Douglass and a first edition of his autobiography. This is the institution's first show that is comprised wholly of objects from the collection.
March 30, 2017 to April 2, 2017
February 1, 2017 to March 5, 2017
Sons: Seeking the Modern African American Male
November 2, 2016 to July 30, 2017
October 1, 2016 to January 16, 2017
April 28, 2016 to September 30, 2016
April 16, 2016 to September 4, 2016
January 16, 2016 to March 6, 2016
September 1, 2015 to February 29, 2016
August 8, 2015 to December 5, 2015