Doors Open Baltimore Kick-Off: Early African American Architects of Maryland

October 26 @ 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Earl G. Graves School of Business and Management, 4200 Hillen Road, Baltimore, MD, 21251

Co-Sponsored by the Baltimore Architecture Foundation and NOMA Baltimore

Join us for the 4th Annual Doors Open Baltimore Kick-Off Lecture!

Morgan State University Professor Dale Glenwood Green will present research findings on the Life and Legacy of Maryland’s early African American architects. This lecture will showcase Maryland’s African American architects who practiced prior to 1970 with a special focus on their education, experience and emergence.

Dale Glenwood Green is a Professor of Architecture and Historic Preservation at MSU’s School of Architecture + Planning and developed the seminar course that focuses on African American architects. Green earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture and Environmental Design from Morgan State University, a Masters of Architecture and Historic Preservation from the University of Illinois at Urban-Champaign and a Ph.D. ABD in Architectural Studies in Historic Preservation from the University of Missouri at Columbia. He is a Partner with Sulton Campbell Britt & Associates, P.C. an Architecture, Historic Preservation, Planning and LEED consulting firm based in Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD.

The lecture will be held in the auditorium of the Earl G. Graves School of Business & Management at Morgan State University, with the support of the Morgan State University School of Architecture + Planning.

Directions to the Visitors Parking Garage:

Parking in the garage costs $0.50 an hour. Do not park on the surface lots near the Business Center!

From I-695

  • Take Exit 30A, Perring Parkway South. The Parkway name changes to Hillen Road. Continue to Cold Spring Ln.
  • Turn Left on Cold Spring Lane.
  • Go about 0.3 miles on Cold Spring Ln. East
  • Turn Right to the first street (Stadium Drive).
  • Go to the second Stop Sign. Garage is located on the right.

From I-83

  • Take Cold Spring Lane (East) to the intersection of Cold Spring Lane and Hillen Road.
  • Go about 0.3 miles on Cold Spring Ln. East.
  • Turn Right to the first street (Stadium Drive).
  • Go to the second Stop Sign. Garage is located on the right.

Navigating through the Student Center to the Business Center:

  • Take the bridge that connects the garage to the student activity center, accessed on the 3rd Level. Cross the bridge, go through the double doors.
  • Walk down the hallway and make the first left to the elevator and go to the 1st Floor. (NOTE: When you return to your car you will access the bridge by taking the Student Center elevator to the 2nd Floor.)
  • Make a left and the building’s front entrance will be to the right across from the information desk. Walk straight out of the building and the bridge to the Business Center will be on the left.
  • It is best to use the 2nd floor entrance of Business Center. The doors lock at 7pm, but security will be on the second floor to let you in if you’re late.

Parking Map

Parking Map

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Image (L-R): Albert Cassell, Leon Bridges, Ralph Victor Cook