Culture, Featured, Schools

MICA’s Entrepreneurs-in-Residence Coming to Open Works Starting June 1

0 Written by: | Friday, May 19, 2017 3:19pm

A mobile shelter designed by Dylan Banghart, a new Open Works entrepreneur-in-residence. Photo via MICA.

A new formal partnership between MICA and the Baltimore Arts Realty Corporation (BARCO) is beginning to materialize. Next month, six of the school’s graduates and students will get their own reserved spaces at maker space Open Works to bring their creative, entrepreneurial plans to fruition.

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Schools, Sponsored Post, Station North

Two Baltimore Design School Students Selected to Participate in the Bloomberg Arts Internship Program This Summer

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 16, 2017 12:00pm

Rising senior students Danyell Pender and John Tyler were selected among many applicants across the city to participate in the Bloomberg Arts Internship Program. Read More →

Featured, Greenmount West, Lifeline, Station North

Open Works to Host New Farmer’s Market in Greenmount West this Summer

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 02, 2017 2:23pm

Photo via Open Works

A weekly farmer’s market is coming to Greenmount West, offering new options to neighborhood residents for fresh produce, healthy meals and other goods.

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Featured, Money & Power

MICA, Nonprofit Developer BARCO Formalize Alliance Through Incubator and Maker Spaces

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 11:58am

Photo via Open Works

A new deal struck between nonprofit developer Baltimore Arts Realty Corporation and the Maryland Institute College of Art will formalize a relationship between the two entities, with direct benefits for MICA students and alumni and Baltimore’s emerging creatives.

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Culture, Featured

The Baltimore Drone Racing League Begins this Weekend

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 11:05am

Photo courtesy Open Works/Global Air Media

Baltimore’s first-ever drone racing league kicks off this weekend in Greenmount West.

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Food & Drink, Greenmount West, Shop Local, Station North

The Greenmount Coffee Lab Opens at Open Works

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 1:00pm

Photo courtesy of Open Works

Greenmount Coffee Lab, a new addition the Red Emma’s family of cooperative projects, is now operating inside Baltimore makerspace, Open Works (1400 Greenmount Ave.).

Offering a full coffee and tea bar, and a selection of vegan pastries and healthy snacks for a light lunch, the Coffee Lab is exclusively stocked with transparently-traded, cooperatively-roasted beans by Thread Coffee, whose new roasting facility is on-site at Open Works. Read More →

Schools, Station North

Open Works and Baltimore City Public Schools Partner to Expand Opportunity and State-of- the-Art Resources and Programming Access to Students and Educators

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 10:15am

Through a new cooperative agreement with Baltimore City Public Schools, Open Works, one of the largest makerspaces in the U.S., is expanding opportunity and access to brand new, state-of- the-art resources to students and educators in Baltimore City.

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Featured, Lifeline

Soon, You Can Learn How to Build and Fly Drones at Open Works

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 9:34am

A boy at the McDonogh School builds a drone, Courtesy Global Air Media

A new collaboration between Baltimore’s Open Works and Global Air Media makes the days when parents first sent their teenagers away to computer camp look like ancient history.

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