Adult Events

MAY 30 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Enjoy the Sculpture Garden in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


JUN 1 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

First Fridays Free Curatorial Tour

Free

Tour the contemporary textile exhibition Stephen Towns: Rumination and a Reckoning with Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art Cecilia Wichmann.


JUN 2 · 5:00pm–9:00pm

Jazz Odyssey: Ravi Coltrane Quartet

Part of Jack Whitten: Jazz Odyssey · BMA Members: $35 | Non-Members: $50

Jazz returns to the Sculpture Garden this summer to pay tribute to the artist Jack Whitten’s deep love of the genre. Enjoy evening access to the exhibition Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963–2017, open during this special concert until 7 pm.


JUN 8 · 7:30am–6:00pm

Members Day Trip

Members Only

Spend an artful day in the City of Brotherly Love with your friends from the BMA. Travel with us to some of the exciting museums that make Philadelphia a top arts destination.


JUN 16 · 2:00pm–4:00pm

Open Hours: FORCE

Free

The creative activist collaborative FORCE: Upsetting Rape Culture invites the public to add their thoughts to a public art project being created to share the issues that matter most to rape and abuse survivors in Baltimore.


JUN 22 · 8:00pm–11:00pm

Art After Hours

BMA Members: $20 | Non-Members: $25

Baltimore's best art party is back and celebrating Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963-2017. We're showcasing the extraordinary output of leading black artists who have a global vision.


JUN 27 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Enjoy the Sculpture Garden in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


JUL 6 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

First Fridays Free Curatorial Tour

Free

Prints, Drawings and Photographs Curatorial Assistant Morgan Dowty leads a tour of the exhibition, 1939: Exhibiting Black Art at the BMA.


JUL 7 · 5:00pm–9:00pm

Jazz Odyssey: The Sun Ra Arkestra

Part of Jack Whitten: Jazz Odyssey · BMA Members: $35 | Non-Members: $50

Jazz returns to the Sculpture Garden this summer to pay tribute to the artist Jack Whitten’s deep love of the genre. Enjoy evening access to the exhibition Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963–2017, open during this special concert until 7 pm.


JUL 28 · 5:00pm–9:00pm

Jazz Odyssey: Lafayette Gilchrist Quartet

Part of Jack Whitten: Jazz Odyssey · BMA Members: $35 | Non-Members: $50

Jazz returns to the Sculpture Garden this summer to pay tribute to the artist Jack Whitten’s deep love of the genre. Enjoy evening access to the exhibition Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963–2017, open during this special concert until 7 pm.


AUG 3 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

First Fridays Free Curatorial Tour

Free

Tour the exhibition Meleko Mokgosi: Acts of Resistance with Senior Curator of Contemporary Art and Department Head Kristen Hileman.


OCT 19 · 8:00am–6:00pm

Members Day Trip

Members Only

Travel with the BMA into the Brandywine Valley and discover some of the contemporary art found within this historic setting.