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April 1, 2019

AIA Baltimore: Morgan State University Graduate Students Travel to Rotterdam as Part of Parallel Studio

May 27-30, 2019

A delegation from the Netherlands, led by the city of Rotterdam, visits Baltimore in late March 2019 to exchange best practices and challenges regarding flood resiliency

May 16-18, 2018

Baltimore-Rotterdam Sister Committee brings speakers from the Netherlands to GreenPort Congress America in Baltimore and helps coordinate a “Trash Eaters in the Harbor” event

May 1, 2018

GBB becomes corporate sponsor of the videography portion of the Baltimore-Rotterdam “Operation Trash” educational program – Spring 2018

October 27, 2017

Baltimore and Rotterdam Are Working Towards “Sustainable Cities” Together

March, 2017

Baltimore Office of Sustainability provides grant for Baltimore-Rotterdam high school exchange program

February 23, 2017

Maryland Department of Commerce’s announcement for the Q1 2017 Maryland-Nethelands Cybersecurity Program

The Netherlands, Maryland combine efforts to enhance cybersecurity

October 14, 2016

Maryland Department of Commerce Signs MOU With The Netherlands To Establish Bilateral Exchange Of Cyber Companies

September, 2016

MECU Foundation provides grant for Baltimore-Rotterdam high school exchange program

July 17, 2016

CSX provides grant for Baltimore-Rotterdam program at Benjamin Franklin High School

June 29, 2016

Baltimore Sister Cities International wins Sister Cities International’s 2016 Innovation Award for Economic Development

March 13, 2016

Rotterdam artist receives WWF grant to set up exchanges between Baltimore and Rotterdam area schools

December 7, 2015

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Announces Enhancements to Baltimore Sister Cities Program

August 30, 2015

Continental Bridge: 30 Years of Cultural Exchange (PDF format)

Continental Bridge Art Exhibit (PDF format)

Celebration at Creative Alliance on September 26, 2015 in honor of 30th year anniversary of the Baltimore-Rotterdam and Baltimore-Xiamen relationships. Art exhibit runs September 18 – October 3, 2015.

March 26, 2014

Kin+Cargo: Exploring Baltimore’s Sister Cities (PDF format)

Exhibition at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, April 3-21, 2014

December 2, 2013

Baltimore Mayor to Speak at Reception Honoring Visiting Artist from Rotterdam (PDF format)

Baltimore-Rotterdam Sister City Committee hosts a reception on December 17 for its 2013 artist residency.

November 11, 2013

Artist Exchange bridges communities between Baltimore, USA and Rotterdam, Netherlands (PDF format)

Announcing Baltimore-Rotterdam Sister City Committee's December 2013 artist residency.

July 2013

Amerikaanse kunstenaar neemt afscheid van Fabriekje

A story about Baltimore artist Josh Wade Smith's residency at Florentijn Hofman’s studio in Drachten, from the Drachtser Courant (in Dutch language).

May 2013

University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC):

November 21, 2012

College students celebrate Baybrook at Polish Home Hall

Maryland Gazette

October 2012

HarborTraces - 2012 events in Rotterdam

Videos created by Charlois neighborhood communityinternet TV station (in Dutch language):

Newspaper article (in Dutch language)

Part of the ongoing artist exchange between Baltimore and Rotterdam.

January 1, 2011

MICA: Fiber Department Shows Smart Textiles Can Change the Fashion Industry

A educational collaboration between students at Baltimore’s MICA and Rotterdam’s WdKA.

November 16, 2010

Committee chair Annet Cowenberg gave a presentation about her Rotterdam project, “Clothing as Interface: Cross Cultural Muslim Identity,” at the University of Maryland College Park on November 16, 2010. The talk was mentioned in the university’s The Diamondback newspaper and on WAMU 88.5 FM’s Art Beat on November 16.

May 6, 2008

Former Mayor Sheila Dixon launched a community arts project in the Old Market Building on North Avenue. The project is organized by artist Steve Bradley, a participant in our Artist Exchange program.

March 29, 2007

Baltimore-Rotterdam Sister City Committee member Marion Brecht Interviewed by Baltimore TV Channel 75 about the Reflection Exhibit at World Trade Center

March 16, 2006

Baltimore-Rotterdam Sister City Committee Displays Postcards Created by Children in Both Baltimore and Rotterdam, Netherlands
(PDF format)