Upcoming Events

March

Virtual Ocean City Film Festival
March 4 @ 1:00 am - March 12 @ 12:59 am

Streaming Virtually March 4-11, 2021

Join us for the 5th annual Ocean City Film Festival, now a week-long event! Watch more than 80 independent films from 15 states and 11 countries, all from the comfort of your own home.

Visit ocmdfilmfestival.com for more information and to buy your tickets today.

Virtual First Friday Happy Hour
March 5 @ 5:00 pm - March 5 @ 6:00 pm

You’re invited for a special virtual First Friday celebration as we hear more from our featured artists, connect with friends, and share highlights from our new exhibitions. Join via Zoom with the Meeting ID: 849 5895 7918 and Password: friday. The event will also stream to Facebook Live and can be watched at www.facebook.com/artleagueofoceancity . All are welcome!

Online Lunch & Learn: William "BL" Strang-Moya
March 9 @ 12:00 pm - March 9 @ 1:00 pm

Join us for our next Online Lunch and Learn with William “BL” Strang-Moya, audio-video artist and creative director of the Ocean City Film Festival.

Please register by 3/8/21!

William “B.L.” Strang-Moya is an audio-video artist and the Creative Director of the Ocean City Film Festival. He is a 2017 graduate of Towson University with a BSc in Electronic Media & Film, currently pursuing a master’s in Communication Management. B.L. founded the Ocean City Film Festival in 2017 with the Art League of Ocean City and has since actively managed the festival year-round. In addition to operating the OCFF, B.L. is a commercial videographer for the University System of Maryland. In this Lunch & Learn, B.L. will share an interactive history of the OCFF, discuss his career as a camera-man, and share films and videos from his portfolio. “My creativity is largely informed by my experiences living and working on the Eastern Shore. It inspires me that not only do I have a platform for my art in Ocean City, but I am able to provide a platform for others through the Ocean City Film Festival.”- B.L. Strang-Moya.”

Join us online to hear great stories, ask questions and eat your lunch!

Online: Originals Only
March 31 @ 9:00 am - March 31 @ 4:00 pm

Free! A special online edition of our monthly Originals Only: a place for music and more! Tune in to the Art League of Ocean City’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/artleagueofoceancity) March 31 at 7pm for performances from local up-and-coming artists. Lineup TBD.

April

Online Artist Talk: Meet the 2021 Fellow for Contemporary Art & Community Engagement, Bill Wolff
April 9 @ 10:00 am - April 9 @ 11:00 am

The Art League of Ocean City is pleased to present the 2021 Orem & Harriet Robinson Fellow for Contemporary Art and Community Engagement: sculptor Bill Wolff. Meet the artist and learn more about his artwork, inspiration, and plans for this year’s fellowship.

Please register by 4/8/21!

Wolff is currently an associate chair of the art department and head of the sculpture program at Salisbury University, and his work in wood, metal and installation has been exhibited locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally. Wolff holds a BFA and an MFA in sculpture from Binghamton University and Louisiana State University. From 2005 to 2009 the artist lived in Japan as a Monbukagakusho scholar at the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, now known as Tokyo University of the Arts, where he received an MA in wood sculpture. From 2009-2014 he lived and worked in Rochester, N.Y. where he taught 3D design at the Rochester Institute of Technology, as well as teaching as an adjunct lecturer at the University of Rochester.