Sampling of Folklife Partners
Images provided in part by A. Claire Vision Photography and Edwin Remsberg
We celebrate and support folk artists!
As your regional folklife center, we celebrate and support the traditional arts through our Folklife Program. We believe that folk artists, whether recent immigrants or long-time residents, express what it means to live in and to call Montgomery County home. That’s why we are proud to serve as one of only eight regional folklife centers in Maryland.
How we support artists and sustain traditions
Collaboration is the foundation of our work. Instead of telling artists what we’d like them to do, we ask, “How can the museum support you and sustain your traditions?” Through this approach, we work in partnership with folk artists across Montgomery County.
Our work is only beginning. To learn more about some of the regional folklife partners and the work they do, please explore the links below. If you are a folk artist living in Montgomery County, contact us to learn how we can collaborate to support you. And, if you’d like to learn more about the Folklife Program, please explore the tabs to the right.