T. Rowe Price Foundation Bromo Arts & Entertainment District Maryland State Arts Council The William G. Baker Jr. Memorial Fund Mission Media Glass & Associates Kevin & Tace Loeb Elemental Metalworks Kathleen Hamill & John Sokolowski

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WELCOME TO UNDER $500, Maryland Art Place's Annual Affordable Art Sale.

UNDER $500 was established in 2013 to incentivize the purchase of artworks in lieu of commercial gift-giving each holiday season. In addition to viewing works of art, more detailed information is provided about the artist and their work. All purchased works will be wrapped in brown paper with a signature UNDER $500 bow. 


VIP Preview: Friday, December 11th, 5- 8pm (For Sponsors Only)

Sales Event: Saturday, December 12th, 11a - 5pm (tiered ticketing) &

Sunday, December 13th, 11a - 4pm (free - see ticketing)

Virtual Sale: Tuesday the 15th @ 10am- Saturday the 19th closes 10pm.


We understand the Covid pandemic is very serious. In addition to offering limited viewing and tiered ticketing, masks will be required at all times. Hand sanitizer will be readily available as well as distancing markers. 

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Maryland Art Place (MAP) directly serves anywhere from 400-600 artists each year and is the sole operator of the Maryland State Artist Directory & Resource Bulletin which houses nearly 2,000 individual artist profiles. MAP's building is a beacon for the arts in the gateway corridor of the Bromo Arts & Entertainment District and our work is vital to the artists we serve, and to the overall cultural vibrancy of our city. Please consider donating today!

In its 8th consecutive year UNDER $500 will be presented both physically and virtually offering sponsors a great opportunity to connect their names and brands in a variety of ways.

Your generosity makes our work possible! Happy Holidays.

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218 West Saratoga Street, Baltimore, MD, USA

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