FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
100+ Individual Performers and Artists
20 Locations in Station North Arts & Entertainment District, Baltimore, MD
AKIMBO 2013 is the second annual festival of site-specific dance and movement art in Baltimore’s arts district. AKIMBO features 20 regional professional dance companies and movement artists from traditional to experimental, plus musicians and visual artists. That’s OVER 100 individual artists and performers presenting original work all in one day!
Artists present original work at venues, parks, homes, grassy knolls, murals, and businesses. At their own pace, audience members explore the neighborhoods rich architecture while viewing and participating in live art, unique site-specific performances, and installations.
Over fifty volunteers in bright yellow shirts fill the neighborhood, assisting people in moving from place to place.