Council Initiatives

The UMB Council for the Arts & Culture sponsors programs, events, and groups that promote the history of our University; celebrate the creative talents of our students, faculty, and staff; and allow the UMB community to experience arts and culture through a variety of avenues.


Blobs of pinks, yellows, golds and whites

The council, in collaboration with other groups on the UMB campus, hosts artists like Carol Carpenter, and the exhibit “Transcending Reality.”


Four photos of various colored flowers

The council helps promote and support 1807, including creating a gallery of the journal’s works of arts. 

Public Art

Public Art Banner

The council sponsors works of public art on the UMB campus, such as “Stochastic Interactionsunveiled in October 2018.


Yumi Hogan - Header IMage

The council facilitates neighborhood beautification projects, commissioning the painting of murals on K-12 partner school buildings.


Community Festival Banner

The council boosts UMB’s community engagement efforts with an annual Neighborhood Spring Festival in West Baltimore.