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Interview at iHeart Radio

September 14, 2015

Hear an interview Carol Allen did at iHeart Radio about the Peb Exhibit. It aired on September 13 at 7 a.m. on WZFT-FM (104.3); at 7:30 a.m. on WPOC-FM (93.1); and at 8 a.m. on WQSR-FM (102.7).

Peb at a Gallop: The Art of Pierre Bellocq [Exhibit Opening]

August 05, 2015

Exhibit Opening Date: September 10
Time: 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Hays-Heighe House

View more than 50 cartoons created by the renowned equestrian and political cartoonist!
Peb at a Gallop

Pierre Bellocq to Receive Award for Excellence in Equestrian Journalism

July 14, 2015

Pierre Bellocq, the renowned equestrian and political cartoonist known as Peb, will receive the fourth Robert & Anne Heighe Award for Excellence in Equestrian Journalism on the evening of Friday, October 2, at Harford Community College.

The award is presented by the Hays-Heighe House, a public history site located at Harford Community College.

Voices of Change: Social Protest Through the Arts & Humanities

June 22, 2015

Voices of ChangeThe Maryland Humanities Council has awarded a grant of $9,750 to support an exhibit and related programming at the Hays-Heighe House in FY16. The title of the exhibit is: “Voices of Change: Social Protest Through the Arts & Humanities.”

Using exhibits and programs, the project will stimulate thought and discussion about the ways that music, literature, and visual arts have intersected with moments of social protest in the United States in the modern era. It is organized around four themes: war/peace; labor/economic justice; civil and human rights; and environmental issues.

Guest curators for the exhibit are Jeffrey Ball (lead curator), Neil Anderson-Himmelspach, Benny Russell and Colleen Webster.