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Oktavec (Painted Screen Society of Baltimore)

February 4, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Painted Screen Society of Baltimore presents a show that highlights the unique art form of screen painting. The technique was first introduced to Baltimore by William Oktavec, a Czech grocer, in 1913. Today, screen painting is an urban folk art style still seen on the doors and windows of the city’s rowhomes.
Reception: Thursday, January 19, 2023 from 5pm – 7pm
Gallery exhibits are free and open to the public during normal business hours.