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The Baltimore Museum of Art is home to an internationally-recognized collection of 19th century, modern and contemporary art, including the largest collection of works by Henri Matisse in the world. Admission is free.

1 The Baltimore Museum of Art

The Baltimore Museum of Art celebrates female-identifying artists and leaders with a year of special exhibitions inspired by the Centennial of Woman’s right to vote.  Among the exhibits will include works by Georgia O’Keefe, Jo Small, and Mickalene Thomas, who is turning the museum into a living room for Baltimore.  Also, shows will include African Women and the Art of Identity, 20th Century studio craft and African Art and Matrilineage. 


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Visual Arts


Location:
10 Art Museum Dr
Baltimore, MD 21218
443-573-1700


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2 Woman in Frederick Tour

Celebrate the Year of the Woman in Frederick with a tour of prominent sites that wouldn't exist without some extraordinary women! 
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3 Sufferage Stout

Wineries, Breweries and Distilleries – In time for FeBREWary, one Maryland brewery will be launching Sufferage Stout.

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4 Ocean City Lifesaving Museum

In May of 2020 see an exhibit  showcasing woman: A Feminine Touch: The Women of Ocean City. This exhibit offers a glimpse into the trials and triumphs of influential women of Ocean City from the 1800s through the 1990s.
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On Land and On Sea:  A Century of Women Image Credit: CBMM- Rosenfeld Margaret Anderson

5 On Land and On Sea: A Century of Women, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Photography Exhibition, St. Michaels

May 17, 2019 - April 5, 2020
This extraordinary exhibition showcases the many roles of women in the maritime world as depicted in the On Land and On Sea: A Century of Women in the Rosenfeld Collection.  The collection features the work of Morris and Stanley Rosenfeld, who created the world’s largest and most significant collection of maritime photography.


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Events


Location:
213 N. Talbot St
St. Michaels, MD 21663
410-745-2916


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6 Women Artists, Hagerstown

June 7- September 6, 2020
The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts (WCMFA) exhibition will feature a broad range of 20th and 21st century paintings, prints, photographs, and sculptures by women artists drawn from the WCMFA’s collection and other area museums. Works will be featured by Helen Levitt, Sally Mann, Käthe Kollwitz, Anni Albers, Helen Frankenthaler, Nancy Spero, Dorothy Dehner, Amalie Rothschild, Judy Chicago, Katija Oxman, and Ellen Lanyon.
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7 National Folk Festival, Salisbury

September 11-13, 2020
The Maryland Traditions Stage at the National Folk Festival in Salisbury will feature performances centered on women as they share their traditions from food, art through performances and demonstrations.


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Events


Location:
104A Poplar Hill Ave
Salisbury, MD 21803
410-767-6450


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Location:
10 Art Museum Dr
Baltimore, MD 21218
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Location:
104A Poplar Hill Ave
Salisbury, MD 21803
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