Special Exhibitions

Current Exhibitions

February 1, 2017 to March 5, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This exhibition displays work from an annual open call to high school students across Maryland. This year's theme asked students to produce a campaign poster or art work that advocates gun prevention, a ceasefire to gun violence, or creates a vision for peace. The theme is inspired by the museum exhibition Kin Killin' Kin.
November 2, 2016 to July 30, 2017

 

November 2, 2016 - July 30, 2017

Sons is more than a photographic study of the modern African American male. It is also an examination of how African American men are perceived. The exhibition asks visitors to compare their perceptions to reality, journeying through four parts of the gallery.

The exhibition asks visitors to compare their perceptions to reality, journeying through four parts of the gallery. From this microcosm of African American males, visitors can learn of some of the realities and challenges facing African American men.
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.
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
July 10, 2015 to March 13, 2016
April 18, 2015 to August 30, 2015
April 8, 2015 to June 28, 2015