Arts & Culture News

December 4, 2018   |  Philip A. Mackowiak, MD ’70, MBA, of the School of Medicine offered insights on his new book, "Patients As Art: Forty Thousand Years of Medical History in Drawings, Paintings, and Sculptures," to a UMB audience.

October 18, 2018  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore dedicated a sculpture by Eric Peltzer on the site of the new Health Sciences Research Facility III, in cooperation with the Maryland State Arts Council.

June 11, 2018   |  A group from UMB took a lunch break at the Hippodrome Theatre for an intimate conversation with Doreen Montalvo, a performer in the touring production of the musical On Your Feet!

April 27, 2018   |  Members of the UMB community learned about the nooks, crannies, and secrets of historic Davidge Hall on an April 24 tour sponsored by the University's Council for the Arts & Culture.

April 25, 2018   |  Learn about theater terminology, jobs, history, and much more on the latest "Behind the Red Curtain" tour of the Hippodrome, sponsored by UMB's Council for the Arts & Culture.

April 9, 2018   |  The Westminster Burying Ground and Catacombs Tour led by the School of Law's Lu Ann Marshall gives participants a crash course on its most famous subject, Edgar Allan Poe, and offers many interesting facts about the historic site below Westminster Hall.

October 20, 2017   |  On Oct. 17, members of the UMB community gathered beneath the floorboards of Westminster Hall to tour the burying ground and catacombs while enjoying tales of macabre history, tragic deaths, body snatchers, and paranormal sightings.

May 25, 2017   |  Some 205 years after its completion, Davidge Hall still fascinates UMB staff members, who were treated to a tour by Larry Pitrof on May 24.

March 9, 2015   |  If there were any doubts about interest in UMB’s new Council for the Arts & Culture they were quickly dispelled when nearly 100 people nominated themselves for the handful of available slots on the council.