Open House & Gallery Show – Red Bull Amaphiko

Open House & Gallery Show – Red Bull Amaphiko

August 14, 2017 – Eubie Blake Cultural Center

Pictured (LtoR) Jessica Solomon, The Robert W. Deutsch Foundation senior program director; Jessica Marie Johnson, Johns Hopkins University assistant professor of history and Africana studies; and Troy Staton, New Beginnings Barbershop owner

Pictured (LtoR) Emily Eaglin, Baltimore-based filmmaker of “Baltimore DIY”; AJ White, Red Bull Amphiko program manager/event organizer; and Raina Smallwood, Cedar & Cotton partner

Pictured (LtoR) Reginald Thomas II, Baltimore-based photographer; Jean Stiller, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services health insurance specialist; and Martha Cooper, New York-based photographer/Amaphiko contributor

Pictured (LtoR) Red Bull Amphiko participants from Detroit: Amy Kaherl, Detroit SOUP founder; and Brittni Kellom, Just Speak Inc.founder/executive director

Pictured (LtoR) Blacka Di Danca, Brooklyn, NY-based choreographer/Red Bull Amphiko contributor; and Walker Marsh, Tha Flower Factory owner/founder/farmer/Red Bull Amphiko participant

Pictured (LtoR) Cecilia Jones, SewLab co-owner; Akos “Sunday” Regal, owner/designer; and Violesia Tull, Fashionable Chic Tour owner

Pictured (LtoR) Francis Dempster, Baltimore-based electronic musician/Portfolio Day member; Dan Woznica, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health student; and Isaac Ewart, Revel Motion animator

Pictured (LtoR) Lauren Ash, Black Girl In Om founder/Red Bull Amphiko contributor; De Nichols, Civic Creatives social impact strategist/Red Bull Amphiko contributor; and Brittany Brown, Project Beauty Expo founder

Pictured (LtoR) Elisa Morales, Social Enterprise Alliance partnerships manager; and Kelly Rourke and Pamela Sanchez, Red Bull brand marketing managers

Scores of folks turned out at the Eubie Blake Cultural Center to watch performances…

..and view the artwork and products of various contributors (mentors) and participants (mentees)…

..and enjoy food, drink and music as the Red Bull Amphiko Academy celebrated its first U.S. event series in Baltimore with an Open House and Gallery Show.

Sloane Brown

Baltimore's longtime fashion and social scene reporter, Sloane is the founder/managing editor of Baltimore Snap.