Hello! Welcome to Jessica Walton’s faculty web page for the Community College of Baltimore County. I am an Assistant Professor in the Art, Design, and Interactive Media department (ADiM).
Phone: (443) 840-1567
Office: AHUM228, Essex Campus
If you’d like to see some of my own artwork, please visit my Bakers Artist Awards Page.
Office Hours Spring: I have office hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m., on Thursdays from 11:00 – 1:00 p.m. and by appointment. Here is a downloadable pdf of my Spring 2014 Class schedule: Jess_schedule_sp14
ATTENTION ADIM students: The ADiM department course names are changing for the fall 2013 semester. For a list of new course names click here.
I am also an advisor of the ADIM Art Club at CCBC Essex. The ADIM Art Club takes trips to local museums and schools, organizes arts events, and works to promote the visual arts on campus. Please be sure to check this site for updates on ADIM Art Club meetings, events, and trips!
Are you interested in transferring to a four year art school from CCBC? Please be sure to meet with an ADIM faculty member for advisement. Here is a link to some useful information regarding the transfer process as well as examples of CCBC student portfolios.
Here is a link to the Adim video and Resource library with tutorials on many computer art applications useful for artists.
Here are some links to some very cool art sites, spaces, festivals, etc. around Baltimore…..
Major Baltimore Art Museums
Baltimore Museum of Art http://www.artbma.org/
Walters Art Museum http://thewalters.org/default.aspx
American Visionary Art Museum http://www.avam.org/
Contemporary Museum http://www.contemporary.org/
Some interesting local Art/Performance Spaces and galleries
Creative Alliance: http://www.creativealliance.org/
Maryland Art Place: http://www.mdartplace.org/
The Whole Gallery http://wholegallery.blogspot.com/
Gallery Four http://www.galleryfour.net/
Grimaldis Gallery http://www.cgrimaldisgallery.com/
Load of Fun http://loadoffun.net/LoadofFun/Welcome.html
Nudashank Gallery http://nudashank.blogspot.com/
The Red Room at Normals http://www.redroom.org/
School 33 Art Center http://www.school33.org/
Open Space Baltimore http://www.openspacebaltimore.com/
Mirkwood Estates http://mirkwoodestates.blogspot.com/
Metro Gallery http://themetrogallery.net/
14Karat Cabaret http://www.normals.com/14k.html
Wind Up Space http://www.thewindupspace.com/
Art of Purpose http://artonpurpose.org/
Local College/University Galleries
CCBC Galleries http://www.ccbcmd.edu/adim/galleries.html
Md. Institute College of Art http://www.mica.edu/Events_and_Exhibitions.html
Goucher College http://goucher.edu/x37375.xml
Towson University http://www.towson.edu/artscalendar/Arts.asp
Morgan State University http://www.murphyfineartscenter.org/index.asp
Festivals/Performance Series, etc.
High Zero http://www.highzero.org/
Transmodern Art Festival http://www.transmodernfestival.org/2010/
Wham City/Whartscape http://whamcity.com/