Discover our internationally renowned collection of historic, modern, and contemporary art.
See the BMA’s first reinstallation of its contemporary collection centered on black artistic imagination. Nearly 50 works of painting, sculpture, video, printmaking, and photography from the BMA’s permanent collection, alongside a select group of loans, foreground the critical contributions black artists have made to postwar visual art.
Join Nikole Hannah-Jones, award-winning investigative journalist and creator of The New York Times’ The 1619 Project and activist/art collector Pamela J. Joyner for the latest event in the BMA’s conversation series.
Celebrate the opening of Mickalene Thomas: A Moment's Pleasure with a free light reception from Gertrude’s, pop-up nail shop by Power Decals, DJ Trillnatured, performance by Blkottonkandy, and more.
Nurture your child's creative side during hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view.
Join renowned artist Clifford Owens in an evening of performance at the BMA. The artist will interpret scores written for him by Charles Gaines, Shinique Smith, Joyce J. Scott, and Senga Nengudi.