All Events

MAY 27 · 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, compose big paintings.


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 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, create prints inspired by the organic forms found in Sacred Spring: Vienna Secession Posters.


JUN 6 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


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 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, paint with fog and mist.


JUN 13 · 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.


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 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, fashion feathered caps, like those found in Beyond Flight: Birds in African Art.


JUN 20 · 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.


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 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, construct rock art inspired by works found in the BMA's Sculpture Gardens.


JUN 27 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


JUL 1 · 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, sew star pillows.


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 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, get inspired by Tomás Saraceno: Entangled Orbits and design entangled embroideries.


JUL 11 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Learn more about the works within the American Wing in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


JUL 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, take a look at Stephen Towns: Rumination and a Reckoning, then tell your own story through quilting.


JUL 18 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


JUL 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, sew your words.


JUL 25 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


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.


JUL 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 soft sculptures.


AUG 1 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


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.


AUG 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, depict animals in action.


AUG 8 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


AUG 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, design a beach chair.


AUG 15 · 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.


AUG 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, create wonderful waterfalls.


AUG 22 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

Learn more about the works within the American Wing in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


AUG 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, sketch summer fruits.


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.