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Betty Cooke

Jan 3, 2020

Betty Cooke. Necklace. c. 1948 1950. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Gift of Saidie A. May, BMA 1950.91. © Betty Cooke

Baltimore-based artist and jewelry designer Betty Cooke talks with BMA Director Christopher Bedford about her early career, the artists she admired, and why she has chosen to stay in Baltimore. A selection of Ms. Cooke’s jewelry is on view in Free Form: 20th-Century Studio Craft at the BMA through June 7.