Smiling woman with long, brown hair and patterned black and white top

Nora Howell

Nora Howell joined MSAC in October 2023 and was formerly the Program Director of Jubilee Arts, as well as co-founder of the Art@Work mural program, working with the local community of west Baltimore. Nora is also an artist working in fiber and performance-based sculpture and has received artistic recognition including: Hamiltonian Fellow, 2018 Daily Record 40 under 40 VIP Awardee, and 2014 Sondheim Prize semi-finalist. In her art, Nora uses a mix of ceramics and soft sculpture to develop a visual language to illuminate and stimulate dialogue around themes of motherhood, racial identity, community, power, and privilege.