Adult Events

JAN 20 · 10:00am–5:00pm

Inauguration Day Activities

Free

During this time of change, gather at the BMA for a day of free art activities that will provide many opportunities for contemplation.


JAN 22 · 4:00pm–5:00pm

Identity Shifts

Free

Meet artist Grant Anderson whose personal objects are now on view in Identity Shifts, as part of the exhibition Queer Interiors in the Commons.


JAN 27 · 6:30pm–8:00pm

Matisse/Diebenkorn: Members Closing Party

Free

New Date! Exclusive evening hours, just for Members! Don't miss this opportunity to get a last look at Matisse/Diebenkorn.


JAN 27 · 8:00pm–11:00pm

Art After Hours

$25 / $20 Members

Art After Hours celebrates the last weekend of the acclaimed Matisse/Diebenkorn exhibition before it goes to San Francisco! Tickets are selling out for this popular show, so don't miss your chance to see it during Baltimore's liveliest art party.

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JAN 28 · 12:00pm–5:00pm

LGBTQI+ Home Movie Day

Free

Submit your home movies to the LGBTQI+ Home Movie Quilt on view at the BMA and get expert advice on converting them to archival formats.


JAN 29 · 5:00pm–7:00pm

Baltimore Chamber Jazz Society

$35 for Adults; $33 for BMA Members

Winning praise from critics and colleagues alike, David Binney was singled out by Jazz Times as one of a handful of “players who have created an alternative jazz scene… all of whom are playing adventurous, original music.”


JAN 31 · 6:00pm–7:00pm

Request For Qualifications Information Session

The Baltimore Museum of Art is pleased to offer this opportunity for artists. The BMA will contract with one artist or artist team, in partnership with an area non-profit, to produce the final projected 10-month long project on the theme of ‘home’ in the Museum’s new Joseph Education Center.


FEB 4 · 2:00pm–4:00pm

Big Table Connections

Free

Connect to innovative art and artists, explore big ideas, and participate in creative activities in the BMA's Contemporary Wing. This Big Table Connection features a vocal performance and an in-depth conversation on Alison Saar's Strange Fruit.


FEB 5 · 2:30pm–5:00pm

SuperBach Sunday

$30/BMA Members $25

Pro Musica Rara, Baltimore’s “premier early music ensemble,” is a period instrument chamber music ensemble performing baroque, classical, and early romantic repertoire.


FEB 11 · 12:00pm–5:00pm

Creativity Exchange

Free

Join us for an afternoon of discussion and activities related to the intersections between black artists and black-owned businesses.


FEB 18 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Open Hours

Free

Join the BALTI GURLS in a workshop and activity around the idea of self-care practices.


FEB 25 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Becoming: A Living Altar

Free

Celebrate the beauty of Black LGBTQ people with Rooted Collective through movement, music, and poetry.


FEB 26 · 5:00pm–7:00pm

Baltimore Chamber Jazz Society

$35 for Adults; $33 for BMA Members

Louis Hayes is one of the chief architects of modern jazz drumming. He’s provided the rhythmic support for historic recordings by Horace Silver, Cannonball Adderley, and Oscar Peterson.


MAR 11 · 3:00pm–4:30pm

Shriver Hall Concert Series

Free

The mission of Shriver Hall Concert Series (SHCS) is to foster and maintain an organization dedicated to the making of music consonant with the highest aspirations of musical art, creating performances, and providing educational and training programs at the highest level of excellence. Enjoy an afternoon of world-class art and music-making! Junhong Kuang, winner of the 2016 Yale Gordon Concerto Competition, and one of The Peabody Institute's top talents, will dazzle with a vibrant display of artistry and virtuosity.


MAR 12 · 3:00pm–4:00pm

Artist Conversation

Free

In conjunction with the closing of Front Room: Guerrilla Girls, hear from one of the legendary Guerrilla Girls artist-activists, Frida Kahlo, in conversation with Senior Curator of Contemporary Art Kristen Hileman.


MAR 16 · 6:00pm–8:00pm

Members Night

Free

Get an insider’s look at the BMA’s new exhibition, Off the Shelf.


MAR 18 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Open Hours

Free

Join local artist and storyteller Grandmother Edna for a workshop and display about quilts and the stories they tell.


MAR 19 · 2:30pm–5:00pm

Bach in Berlin

$30/BMA Members $25

Pro Musica Rara, Baltimore’s “premier early music ensemble,” is a period instrument chamber music ensemble performing baroque, classical, and early romantic repertoire.


MAR 19 · 3:00pm–4:30pm

Avant-Garde Book Club

Free

Join poet Param Anand Singh for an in-depth conversation, innovative writing and spoken-word exercises.


MAR 25 · 2:00pm–4:00pm

Artist Talk

Free

Hear Adam Pendleton in conversation with Curatorial Assistant Helene Grabow on the body of work the artist has produced since writing his 2008 Black Dada Manifesto.


MAR 30 · 7:00pm–8:00pm

Artist Talk

Free

Join renowned artist James Siena in conversation with BMA Associate Curator of Prints, Drawings & Photographs Ann Shafer.


MAR 31 · 6:00pm–8:30pm

Print Fair Preview, Sale, & Reception

Free

Preview the Fair before it opens to the public and enjoy a private reception with printers, gallerists, and BMA curators.


APR 1 · 10:00am–8:00pm

Print Fair

$15 Non Member Two-Day Ticket/$10 Non Member One Day Ticket, Students and Teachers Free with valid ID, Free for BMA Members

See this highly anticipated showcase of limited editions, drawings, multi-part portfolios, and photographs by established and emerging artists from approximately 20 vendors from around the United States.


APR 1 · 4:00pm–5:00pm

Panel Discussion

Free

Artists Guimarães and Akhøj, along with practitioners and scholars of different religious and spiritual traditions, will consider whether media can convey spirituality and provide even non-believers with a visceral understanding of spiritual experience.


APR 2 · 10:00am–5:00pm

Print Fair

$15 Non Member Two-Day Ticket/$10 Non Member One Day Ticket, Students and Teachers Free with valid ID, Free for BMA Members

See this highly anticipated showcase of limited editions, drawings, multi-part portfolios, and photographs by established and emerging artists from approximately 20 vendors from around the United States.