June 16: 2014 summer classes will start on June 16! CLICK HERE to see the schedule and sign up by June 13. Want to register online? CLICK HERE.

June 6:
A special jazz viewing session will be offered by the Baltimore Jazz Alliance which will show a live broadcast of a New York concert.  The performance will be led by Wynton Marsalis playing the music of Duke Ellington.  Jubilee Arts will be the only location in Baltimore showing this broadcast!  Show starts at 8pm with dessert and coffee starting at 7pm. Event is FREE but RSVP is requested by emailing  For poster CLICK HERE.  

May 17: 
Coming up on May 17 from 1-4pm is our art fair at the 7th Annual No Boundaries Block Party at Pennsylvania Avenue and Presstman Street.  The outdoor event will include art making, demonstrations, dancing, food, and live music at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and Presstman Street from 1-4pm.  CLICK HERE for more.

January 6:
Winter/spring classes start on CLICK HERE to see the schedule and to sign up CLICK HERE or call 410.728.1199

December 14: End of term class celebration:
Our 2013 fall classes are wrapping up.  Join us on December 14 from 2-4pm for our closing event display and demonstrations!

March 22, 2014: Support Jubilee Arts by coming to our spring dance fundraiser. To purchase tickets CLICK HERE or for info on sponsor benefits CLICK HERE for details.

New staff at Jubilee Arts! This fall we are welcoming Nora Howell as the new Program Director at Jubilee Arts! She is an artist from our Sandtown-Winchester community with a passion for our neighborhood and the arts.  We also are excited to have artist Emily Bluck join us from MICA to work with us for the year under the Community Arts Collaborative program.  Special thanks as well to outgoing director Mariska Jordan Lee for her years of love and service to the program! 

Past Events


December 5, 5:30-7:30pm: Support Jubilee Arts by coming to our fall fundraiser and open house. CLICK HERE for details.  Or to be a sponsor CLICK HERE.

October 12, Free Fall Baltimore: Join us for our Free Fall Baltimore photography and fashion classes. Learn how to make graphics on tee-shirts and how to shoot and edit professional quality photos with your phone. Both classes are FREE!  CLICK HERE for details. Special thanks to Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts for making these events possible!

March 23, 8pm-midnight: Our 2nd Annual Dancing for a Cause fundraiser was a great night! Check out photos HERE and please take the short survey below to tell us about your experience at the event to help us make next year even better!


November 15, 6-9pm: Jubilee Arts will hold its 3rd Annual Arts Fundraiser featuring the work of artist Loring Cornish at his 1622 Thames Street gallery in Baltimore's Fells Point neighborhood.  Proceeds will support the operation of Jubilee Arts and its work of offering arts alternatives to drugs and violence for youth and adults on Pennsylvania Avenue. CLICK HERE for tickets. And CLICK HERE for info on becoming a sponsor!

October 14, 2-4pm: Join Jubilee Arts' great partner Baltimore Clayworks as they offer a Cupathon Workshop.  Come pinch, coil, and slab build cups that will be donated to the Community Arts Gallery in Mt. Washington.  For details CLICK HERE.  Made possible by Free Fall Baltimore.

October 13, 1-3:30pm: Dream R.U.N. will present House Dance at Jubilee Arts. Come pop, lock, plie or even salsa to the polyrhtymic sounds of House music.  For details CLICK HERE.  Made possible by Free Fall Baltimore.

October 7, 2-3:30pm: Join us as the Baltimore Jazz Alliance presents Jazz for Kids at Jubilee Arts. Come for a fun introduction to jazz for elementary school children.  Includes a free concert and instrument petting zoo.  For details CLICK HERE.  Made possible by Free Fall Baltimore.

October 6, 3-6pm: Support Jubilee Arts by attending a concert by Musicians of Mercy in Baltimore at Cakewalk Gallery. Featuring R&B, jazz, alternative rock, and classical  music as well as poetry, painting, and dance. Please join us for the music and to support Jubilee Arts.  CLICK HERE for details.

 June 2: Jubilee Art's annual free community Art Fair will be held on Saturday, June 2 from noon to 4pm and will include live music and dancing, face painting, grilled food, art activities, and mural paintings.  Join us for this FREE event.

February & March: Aaron Maybin, #51 of the New York Jets, is coming to Jubilee Arts in February and March!  CLICK HERE for details.

March 23: Dancing for a Cause: A Night of Hi-hats, Heels, and Helping the Arts.  Join Jubilee Arts for the first annual dance gala & fundraiser on Friday, March 23 at the luxurious 1840's Plaza in Downtown Baltimore. CLICK HERE for more information.


August 13: 1-6pm: Hip Hop - Getting Back to the HeART
Jubilee Arts, in partnership with the Black Male Identity (BMI) Project ( will hosts “Hip Hop: Getting Back to the HeART” to examine and celebrate the power of hip hop music to shape views on black masculinity. 

July 23: Jazz clinic (4pm) and concert (8pm)
An opportunity in partnership with Contemporary Arts Inc. for students and adults to learn about jazz in a free clinic with the Todd Marcus Jazz Orchestra. Participants are encouraged to bring their instruments and will learn about and perform jazz with members of the Todd Marcus Jazz Orchestra which includes brass and woodwind instruments, piano, bass, and drums. The clinic will also offer information on pursuing a career as a professional musician. The clinic is FREE and the concert is only $10.  For concert tickets CLICK HERE.

July 10, 3-4pm: Leroy Smith recital
"Oh Freedom" - a musical tribute to those who fought for freedom by Jubilee Arts instructor and Sandtown community resident Leroy Smith.  Will include several musical
selections that are sure to entertain and inspire. For tickets CLICK HERE.

June 9, 7-9pm: Reviving the Avenue Arts Legacy art sale and fundraiser to benefit Jubilee Arts
Help keep Jubilee Arts up and running by supporting our 2nd annual art fundraiser.  The evening will feature works for sale by Baltimore artists Matthew Rice, Renee Lewis, and Iranian artist Afasaneh Faridi as well as ceramic art by Baltimore Clayworks.  For tickets CLICK HERE or to sponsor the event CLICK HERE.

June 4, noon-4pm: Community Arts Fair
The 2nd Annual free event including art activities, face painting, live music, a moon bounce, and food.  Held outdoors on Pennsylvania Avenue next to The Harris-Marcus Center.

April 18, 7:30-9pm: A Chance to Own the Mic
Open Mic event in celebration of National Poetry Month, featuring performances by Jubilee Arts creative writing participants.

March 12, 1-3pm: End of Term Celebration
You're invited to celebrate the end of our Winter Term on Saturday, March 12 from 1pm to 3pm. Come enjoy performances by our dance, drum and creative writing class participants and presentations from our visual arts and ceramics classes. There will be food and fun for all!

January 22, 3-4pm: Healing Art: Art That Heals the Soul
An exhibit by Iranian born artist Afsaneh Faridi which translated on canvas the messages of love, hope, peace, harmony, and perseverance.  CLICK HERE here for more information.  Includes discussion and greeting by the artist.


December 4, 1-3pm
End of fall term display and demonstrations.  Come see works created by Jubilee Arts participants in the fall classes.  Event is free and refreshment are provided. 

Help us beautify our garden space by turning "trash" into treasure. Earn community service learning hours. CLICK HERE here for more information.

April 24, noon-4pm
Jubilee Arts Art Fair & Reflections Art Show

April 1-May 31
Exhibition of Artworks by Community Arts Corps Artists.

March 1-31
Collaboration with Baltimore Clayworks' Residency program with ceramic artist Justin Rothshank 

March 1-31
Jubilee Arts Students Exhibition

March 12, 8-11pm
Jazz concert by the Todd Marcus Quartet featuring pianist Xavier Davis
For tickets and info CLICK HERE.

January 20-February 28
House Of Ruth Maryland's Advocate Through Art project presents a gallery display at Jubilee Art entitled "Power and Control," and "Help is Only an Arm's Reach Away"

December 11, 7-9pm
Jubilee Arts 1st Art Exhibit and Sale

November 14, 11am
Dedication of Jubilee Arts' new facilities in the Harris-Marcus Center