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Last year, BMA Members at all levels contributed $1.5 million towards the BMA’s $11 million dollar operating budget. From helping to preserve the BMA’s world-class collection to supporting special exhibitions, BMA Members provide vital operating funds that make it possible for everyone to experience the power of art.

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BMA Today is the Members magazine, issued three times a year. Get an insider's look on upcoming exhibitions, the BMA collection, and news about Member events and travel opportunities.

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Members Travel Program

The Philadelphia Museum of Art

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The BMA and its Friends Groups offer incredible travel opportunities for Members. Whether stateside or abroad, travel with fellow art enthusiasts, learn from expert tour guides, and experience extraordinary public and private collections—all while enjoying deluxe accommodations.
Eligibility to travel is based on Membership level and destination.

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BMA Council

The BMA Council is a distinguished group of Baltimore's most committed cultural and civic leaders. Some are renowned art collectors. Others are noted philanthropists and corporate leaders. All enjoy a special relationship with the BMA.

Members of the BMA Council, through their generous annual gifts, enable the Museum to achieve great things. Its world-famous collection, landmark building, and groundbreaking exhibitions shine even brighter because of Council support.

The benefits of Council Membership are many and include private tours, exhibition receptions, intimate dinners — and the satisfaction of strengthening this great cultural treasure.

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In a New Light: The Campaign for The Baltimore Museum of Art

In a New Light: The Campaign for The Baltimore Museum of Art was the most ambitious and successful philanthropic campaign in the Museum’s history.

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Members Hotline

We want BMA Membership to be as enjoyable as possible. If we can help with your Membership in any way, call or email the Members Hotline today!

443-573-1800 membership@artbma.org

Upcoming Events

André Masson. There Is No Finished World. 1942. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Bequest of Saidie A. May, BMA 1951.333. © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
FEB 22 · 10:00am–5:00pm

Monsters & Myths: Members Preview Days

Members Only

Avoid the crowds during this day of Members-only access to Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s.

Reservations available beginning January 24.


André Masson. There Is No Finished World. 1942. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Bequest of Saidie A. May, BMA 1951.333. © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
FEB 23 · 10:00am–5:00pm

Monsters & Myths: Members Preview Days

Members Only

Avoid the crowds during this day of Members-only access to Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s.

Reservations available beginning January 24.


André Masson. There Is No Finished World. 1942. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Bequest of Saidie A. May, BMA 1951.333. © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
FEB 23 · 6:00pm–8:00pm

Monsters & Myths: Council Private Preview

Members Only

BMA Council Members are invited to attend a cocktail reception and preview Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s following introductory remarks by exhibition Curator Oliver Shell. Enjoy open bar, hors d’oeuvres, and the sounds of the era with music by the Avalon Jazz Band.

Invitations will be mailed.


André Masson. There Is No Finished World. 1942. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Bequest of Saidie A. May, BMA 1951.333. © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
FEB 23 · 8:00pm–10:00pm

Monsters & Myths: Members Preview Party

Members Only

Celebrate the surreal at the opening of Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and the War in the 1930s and 1940s. Enjoy small bites and the sounds of the era with music by the Avalon Jazz Band. Cash bar.

Invitations will be mailed and admit two. Admission for additional guests may be purchased at check in for $25. RSVP by Friday, February 15 to members@artbma.org or 443-573-1810.

Members who have RSVPed will be on a guest list at the door for check-in. Tickets will not be mailed.

For more information, contact us at 443-573-1800 or members@artbma.org.


André Masson. There Is No Finished World. 1942. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Bequest of Saidie A. May, BMA 1951.333. © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
APR 13 · 8:30am–11:00am

Monsters & Myths: Contributors Brunch & Talk

Members Only

Hear insights from Associate Curator Oliver Shell on the new exhibition, Monsters & Myths: Surrealism & War in the 1930s and 1940s. Enjoy a buffet brunch at Gertrude’s before or after the lecture. This exclusive event is open to Contributor Members ($165) and above.

Invitations will be mailed. To RSVP or upgrade to the Contributor program, call 443-573-1800.