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Community Arts

Since 1985, Baltimore  Clayworks has developed sensitively-conceived and collaboratively-designed programs with artists and community organizations.  Community partners include schools, community centers, churches, and social service agencies, along with outreach and recovery programs throughout Baltimore City and the surrounding regions.   

These programs bring art experiences of authenticity, excellence, and meaning into the lives of children, adults and seniors, who do not usually have such access.  Participants learn to overcome challenges through creativity and encouragement.  They are energized by and proud of their accomplishments.  For many, these collaborations lead trying new activities in ceramics, visual arts and beyond.  

If you are a community group interested in hosting clay programming at your location, please contact Stephen Callender, Director of Community Arts and Engagement, at Stephen.Callender@baltimoreclayworks.org

Recent and Upcoming Partnerships Include:  

29th Street Community Center 

Baltimore City Public Schools 

Banner Neighborhoods 

Blind Industries & Services of Maryland 

Casa of Maryland 

Enoch Pratt Free Library 

Maryland Justice Project 

Mother Seton Academy 

Maryland School for the Blind 

Phoenix Healthcare Services 

St. Francis Neighborhood Center 

Veteran’s Affairs Maryland Health Care System 

Village Learning Place 

 

Previous collaborations between artists and community sites have included:  

George Rodriguez, CASA of Maryland, Baltimore 

Angelica Pozo, Cleveland, OH at Waxter Center in Baltimore  

Carlos Alves, Miami, Fl. At CC Jackson Rec Center  

Leroy Johnson, Philadelphia, PA at St. Frances Academy Community Center, Baltimore City  

Herb Massie, Baltimore, MD with Mondawmin Coordinating Council, Living Legacy Foundation, Jubilee Arts, and Park Heights

Renaissance, George Washington Carver High School, Patapsco Elementary School, Sankofa Children’s Museum  

Laura Jean McGloughin, Pittsburgh, PA with Good Shepard Center, Halethorpe, MD  

Myung Rye Kim, from Seoul, Korea with Sheppard Pratt Hospital, Towson, MD  

Ching-Yuan Chang, Taiwan, ROC with Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore MD

Dominique Hellgeth, Baltimore, MD with Jubilee Arts, Baltimore, MD  

Mike Alewitz with six sites in Worcester, Somerset, Harford, and Baltimore Counties and Baltimore City.  

Mama Sallah, Baltimore MD with Harford Heights Elementary School and Womb WorksHop 

 

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