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Volunteer “Coffee and Dessert”

On Monday evening, September 19th, BlackRock hosted a “Coffee and Dessert” meeting and orientation for volunteers.  Thirty volunteers came out to the event!  Corner Bakery donated coffee and a tray of desserts and everyone had fun catching up after the long summer.  In preparation for the coming performance season there was a review of the […]

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Chee-Keong Kung presents “Lines/Edges” a solo exhibition of paintings from July 21 to August 27 at BlackRock Center for the Arts

  Meet the artist at a reception on July 23 and at BlackRock’s Annual Open House on August 27 GERMANTOWN, MD — Capturing the spontaneity and immediacy of the painting process, artist Chee-Keong Kung begins each work with a brush stroke or line that sets into motion subsequent moves. Chance and control are an invaluable […]

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Slowing Down on the Water and on the Road with Fine Art Photographers Alexandra Silverthorne and D. B. Stovall

  Two local photographers present exhibitions at BlackRock Center for the Arts GERMANTOWN, MD — Two local fine art photographers, Alexandra Silverthorne and D. B. Stovall, present exhibitions in the Kay Gallery at BlackRock Center for the Arts on view from Thursday, July 21 through Saturday, August 27. Silverthorne and Stovall, both natives of the Washington, […]

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Executive Director Krista Rimple Bradley to Receive 2016 Montgomery Women’s Rising Star Award

(Germantown, MD) – BlackRock Center for the Arts Executive Director Krista Rimple Bradley has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Montgomery Women’s Rising Star Award—an award that honors and memorializes the life of Phyllis Campbell Newsome, a visionary community activist and a founding member of Montgomery Women. As a director of community advocacy […]

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1/16/14 – BlackRock & Clarksburg Premium Outlets Explore Partnership

   BLACKROCK, CLARKSBURG PREMIUM OUTLETS TO EXPLORE POTENTIAL FOR MAKING THE ARTS MORE ACCESSIBLE TO CLARKSBURG   CLARKSBURG, MD (1/16/14) — BlackRock Center for the Arts and Clarksburg Premium Outlets at Cabin Branch are exploring a partnership with the goal of providing high quality and accessible arts experiences to the Clarksburg community. To that end, […]

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