All Events

SEP 20 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Discover highlights of the Cone Wing in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


SEP 24 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, create paper patterns.


SEP 27 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


OCT 1 · 12:00pm–4:00pm

Opening Celebration

Free

Join us for an exciting day of activities for all ages. Enjoy creative art making, fascinating demonstrations, and a lively performance—all sure to ignite your creative spark!


OCT 4 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Explore the Imagining Home exhibition in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


OCT 6 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

First Fridays Free Curatorial Tour

Free

Tour Tomás Saraceno: Entangled Orbits with Senior Curator Kristen Hileman.


OCT 7 · 2:00pm–4:00pm

Big Table Connections

Free

Join surrealist magician David London for an in-gallery conversation on sculptures in the Contemporary Wing.


OCT 8 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, make linear sculptures.


OCT 11 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Explore the Antioch Mosaics in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


OCT 12 · 6:00pm–8:30pm

Workshop

$75/$60 for BMA Members

Make, sip, and chat with fellow creatives and enjoy a special after-hours access to the Annet Couwenberg exhibition, From Digital to Damask.

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OCT 15 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, create bubble prints.


OCT 18 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Discover works by African American artists across the collection in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


OCT 21 · 1:00pm–4:00pm

Open Hours: Mothering From the Front Line

Free

Join The Family Arts Museum for this Open Hours program discussing the power of family-inclusive activism.


OCT 22 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, weave your own web.


OCT 25 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Discover the highlights of the European Painting and Sculpture collection in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


OCT 25 · 6:00pm–8:00pm

Artist Talk

Free

Join us at the Falvey Hall auditorium at the Maryland Institute College of Art to hear Njideka Akunyili Crosby reflect on her new suite of works on view at the BMA.


OCT 28 · 7:00pm–9:00pm

See & Celebrate

Free for Members; $20 for Guests of Members

BMA Members are invited to a festive evening of art, music, drinks and more!


OCT 29 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, build a utopian diorama.


NOV 1 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Learn more about the works of Louis Comfort Tiffany and his contemporaries in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


NOV 3 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

First Fridays Free Curatorial Tour

Free

Join Curator Anita Jones as she leads a tour of the textile exhibition, Annet Couwenberg: From Digital to Damask.


NOV 3 · 8:00pm–11:00pm

Art After Hours

$25 / $20 Members

When the gallery lights go down, the party lights come up for Art After Hours. Explore the collision of art, science, and nature with a fun, art-filled evening.


NOV 5 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, stitch a portrait.


NOV 8 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Discover highlights of the Asian Art collection in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


NOV 11 · 6:30pm–10:00pm

The Necessity of Tomorrow(s)

Free, Reservations Required

The first event of the BMA's new series, The Necessity of Tomorrow(s), features one of the most accomplished artists of his generation, Mark Bradford.


NOV 12 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, print people.


NOV 15 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Explore highlights of the Contemporary Wing in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


NOV 19 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, sculpt a clay figure.


NOV 22 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Discover highlights of the African Art collection collection in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


NOV 26 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, paint friends and family.


NOV 29 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Explore the works of Henri Matisse within the Cone Wing in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


DEC 1 · 8:00am–6:00pm

Members Day Trip

$135 Members; $150 Member guests

Join us for this Members Only day trip to he Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

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DEC 1 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

First Fridays Free Curatorial Tour

Free

Explore the exhibition Crossing Borders: Mexican Modernist Prints and Drawings with Senior Curator Rena Hoisington.


DEC 3 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, construct future places.


DEC 6 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Explore the Imagining Home exhibition in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


DEC 10 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, make colorful mobiles.


DEC 13 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Discover works by African American artists across the collection in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


DEC 17 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Explore your creative side with hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view. This Sunday, fold pop-up cards.


DEC 20 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Discover the highlights of the European Painting and Sculpture collection in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


DEC 27 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Discover highlights of the Asian Art collection in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.