Spectrum: Dorchester Center for the Arts director to step down

After nearly 10 years as Executive Director at the Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA), Mickey Love is stepping down from her leadership role. She has accepted a position with the University of Maryland Extension and will be relocating to Westminster. “It was a bittersweet decision to leave DCA, as my heart belongs to the […]

Registration open for classes at the Dorchester Center for the Arts

The Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA) is accepting registration beginning January 3 for its winter 2017 schedule of art experiences and classes. Discounts on fees are given to DCA members, and supply lists are available for each class. • The Great Landscape – Instructor: David Grafton Students can advance their ability to make paintings […]

DCA presents Annual Community Photography Show

Now in the Galleries, Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA) is pleased to present its Annual Community Photography & Digital Arts Exhibit and Competition Show and Sale. The exhibit runs from Sept. 29 through Nov. 12, and features photos in three divisions: Youth, Amateur Adult and Professional Adult. Community members are invited to stop in […]

40th Annual Dorchester Center for the Arts Showcase this Sunday

This Sunday, is the 40th Annual Dorchester Center for the Arts Showcase from noon to 5 p.m. along historic High Street in Cambridge. This free, rain-or-shine event is presented by DCA, and sponsored by the Nathan Foundation and Maryland State Arts Council. Thanks to support from 1880 Bank, DCA will provide two stage areas this […]

Artists needed for Community Photography & Digital Arts Competition

The Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA) is announcing a Call for Artists for its Annual Community Photography & Digital Arts Exhibit and Competition. This show is open to the public and offers three divisions: Youth, Amateur Adult, and Professional Adult. The exhibit will run Sept. 29-Nov. 12. The show is judged and each photographer […]

Purchase advance tickets to the American Spiritual Ensemble Concert

Community members are urged to purchase their tickets in advance for the American Spiritual Ensemble Concert to be held at the Dorchester Center for the Arts on Sept. 14 at 7 p.m. Advance purchase provides a savings of up to $10 from the at-the-door price. Tickets are on sale now and advance tickets are: $20 […]

In the galleries at Dorchester Center for the Arts

The Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA) will present in the Galleries in September “Exploring the Tarot: Twenty-three Artists Hook the Major Arcana.” Also showing will be local favorite Elissa Crouch, who is a Traditional Rug Hooker. A special exhibit will also be in the front studies featuring work by artists Alan Brock and Michael […]

DCA celebrates a summer of art camp

For Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA) 2016 was again a creative summer for children at art camp. Young artists of all ages painted, sculpted, sewed, knitted, sang, acted, printed, and more. Among the art experiences were: • Ages 3 to 5 became pirates for a week; making treasure maps and singing songs; • 6-8 […]

A few seats remain for Night Watch concert at DCA

Tickets are available for Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA) presentation “An Evening with Night Watch” on Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. Night Watch is a collective of music playing friends Randy Welch, Liz Fisher and Bob Roe, who share a common love of the Bay, music and camaraderie. Some highlights of their song list […]

Dorchester Center for the Arts schedules August activities

Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA) is offering unique art experiences during the month of August. Information about these activities can also be found on the website at dorchesterarts.org CERAMICS WORKSHOP: “Building Beginnings” Instructed by Patrick Jurena In this beginner-level workshop, students will learn the timeless, hand-building techniques of creating pinch pots, coils, and slabs […]