This year marks the 12th anniversary of The Transmodern Performance Festival. Located in Baltimore, Maryland, the Transmodern Performance Festival is a cultural phenomenon presenting radical, experimental, expectation-defying work from local, national and international artists. The Festival represents communities and artists who defy cultural normative practices and disciplines.
This year schedule is filled with the expectation defying performances you love, check it out.
We are activating spaces that contain both the past and the future, come see.
The Parade kicks off from Current Gallery’s Backlot at 7pm and moves through downtown Baltimore, join Fluid Movement, the Barrage Band Orchestra, lanterns, hoopers and YOU. Check out the Workshops, FREE! All ages welcome!
Events, Spaces and Performances
There are both paid and free happenings at the TM Festival, please check the schedule link above.
You can purchase tickets in advance on this website, or at the door. Occansionally, events sell out. Tickets details are coming shortly!
Since the age of 18 in 2005, movement as a form of expression has been an integral aspect of Talbolt Johnson’s everyday study and experience. Starting off as a painter, Johnson began exploring methods of expression and observation that follow our ability to transfer messages in deeper forms. This led him to exploring a life[…]
Nicola Norman is a natural alchemist and innate artist with a lifestyle purpose of healing, living blissfully, self-mastery, and legacy building. Using self as a vessel she embraces and reflects the humanity in all in attempts to stay sane.
I didn’t ask to come here, I’ve been sent.
Chiara No was born in 1981 and raised in Maryland. She studied Art and Theory at the Glasgow School of Art in 2002-2003 and received her BA in Art History for Towson University in 2005. She has received a Post-Baccalaureate in Painting and Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2011.[…]
Michal Roxie Johnson (Roxie) is a writer, actress, comedian and producer hailing from Baltimore, MD and takes pride in still being a resident of her beloved city. Roxie began her journey in the creative world by training with Baltimore Improv Group, and subsequently joined, an indie troupe. Since then, Roxie launched AMillionMees Productions, LLC to[…]
Kissi B is a vocalist with an incomparable sound. Both her voice and her stage presence are complex and exciting, but what makes her truly dynamic is her ability to weave together stories that her audience feels, understands, and relates to. Kissi is a growing and respected artist of her peers, many of whom have[…]
Yevgeniy K’banchik is an award-wining cinematographer and filmmaker. A graduate of the Moscow School for Filmmaking and Screenwriting, Yevgeniy has worked in Telesto film company in Moscow (Russia) directing films for TV, as well as a freelance special effects artist and cinematographer. In 2004 his first short Stalker-Blues, received a special recognition at Ashland Literary[…]
Ada Pinkston is a multimedia artist, educator, and organizer living and working in Baltimore, Maryland. Born in New York, her art explores the intersection of imagined histories and sociopolitical realities on our bodies using monoprint, performance, experimental video, and collage techniques. Inter-subjective exchange is also the primary substrate of her work. Her work has been[…]
Bromo Tower Arts & Entertainment and Lexington Market are excited to present Greater Sight & Sound, an interactive multimedia installation by Baltimore-based artist Rachael London. The installation uses a once empty stall (formerly Starkey Bros. Prime Meats stand behind Pandora’s Box stand) in Lexington’s Market’s East Market. Greater Sight & Sound will continue to gather and showcase voice and[…]
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