All Events

MAY 6 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

Discover African art in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


MAY 8 · 7:30pm–9:30pm

Leon Levin Psychoanalytic Film Series

Part of Leon Levin Psychoanalytic Film Series · Ticket

Seen through the lens of psychoanalysis, The Leon Levin Film Series provides insight into human psychology. The Series is presented by the Baltimore Washington Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis. Tickets for BMA Members start at $12, and may be purchased for individual films, or for the entire series of four films.


MAY 9 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


MAY 10 · 1:00pm–4:00pm

Art is for Everyone Reception

Free

Art is for Everyone presents the artwork of Baltimore County Public School students from pre-kindergarten to 12th grade.


MAY 10 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Make North African-inspired jewelry as we explore African art.


MAY 10 · 2:30pm–3:00pm

Sunday Shorts Tour

Free

Discover the wonder of a single work of art or gallery.


MAY 13 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

Discover Asian art in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


MAY 16 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


MAY 16 · 1:00pm–4:00pm

fyi... For Your Inspiration Reception

Free

fyi... For Your Inspiration presents the artwork of Baltimore City Public School students from pre-kindergarten to 12th grade. Join us to celebrate the schools' art programming.


MAY 17 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Create sculptural figures in motion as we explore African art.


MAY 17 · 2:30pm–3:00pm

Sunday Shorts Tour

Free

Discover the wonder of a single work of art or gallery.


MAY 20 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


MAY 21 · 1:00pm–2:00pm

Third Thursday Curatorial Tour

Free

Explore the BMA Sculpture Gardens with Oliver Shell, Associate Curator of European Painting & Sculpture.


MAY 23 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


MAY 24 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Make musical instruments as we explore African art in these hands-on art activities the entire family can enjoy.


MAY 24 · 2:30pm–3:00pm

Sunday Shorts Tour

Free

Discover the wonder of a single work of art or gallery.


MAY 27 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


MAY 29 · 7:30pm–9:30pm

Leon Levin Psychoanalytic Film Series

Part of Leon Levin Psychoanalytic Film Series · Ticket

RESCHEDULED FROM MAY 1, 2015. Seen through the lens of psychoanalysis, The Leon Levin Film Series provides insight into human psychology. The Series is presented by the Baltimore Washington Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis. Tickets for BMA Members start at $12, and may be purchased for individual films, or for the entire series of four films.


MAY 29 · 7:30pm–9:00pm

Charm City Labor Chorus

Ticket

RESCHEDULED FROM MAY 2: BMA is proud to host "Songs In the Key of Justice" the 6th annual concert of the Charm City Labor Chorus. For more information or tickets purchase visit www.charmcitylaborchorus.org or email charmcitylaborchorus@gmail.com.


MAY 30 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


MAY 30 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Member Studio: Family Art Classes

Members only.

Create African masks.


MAY 31 · 2:00pm–2:45pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Enjoy an informal talk with a BMA educator about the majestic Great Mother Headdress (D’mba) from the Baga region of Guinea, considered the best of its kind..


MAY 31 · 2:30pm–3:00pm

Sunday Shorts Tour

Free

Discover the wonder of a single work of art or gallery.


JUN 2 · 6:00pm–7:30pm

Yoga in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Yoga In The Sculpture Garden · Series Ticket Required

Practice yoga with instructor Mark Garner amidst masterworks, and deepen your interaction with modern and contemporary sculpture.


JUN 3 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


JUN 4 · 6:00pm–7:30pm

Mindfulness with Guanyin

Part of Mindfulness with Guanyin · Series Ticket Required

Join Diane Finlayson for mindfulness meditation and Qi Gong in the newly reinstalled Asian galleries.


JUN 6 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


JUN 6 · 2:00pm–4:00pm

Eastern Nigerian Art Symposium

Free

To complement the exhibition Diverging Streams: Eastern Nigerian Art, experts in the field—Drs. Eli Bentor, Amanda Carlson, Sidney Kasfir and Chika Okeke-Agulu—will speak on the lengthy and international history of this region. A reception will immediately follow the symposium.


JUN 7 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Make animal-inspired vessels as we explore Asian art.


JUN 7 · 2:30pm–3:00pm

Sunday Shorts Tour

Free

Discover the wonder of a single work of art or gallery.


JUN 9 · 6:00pm–7:30pm

Yoga in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Yoga In The Sculpture Garden · Series Ticket Required

Practice yoga with instructor Mark Garner amidst masterworks, and deepen your interaction with modern and contemporary sculpture.


JUN 10 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


JUN 11 · 6:00pm–7:30pm

Mindfulness with Guanyin

Part of Mindfulness with Guanyin · Series Ticket Required

Join Diane Finlayson for mindfulness meditation and Qi Gong in the newly reinstalled Asian galleries.


JUN 13 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


JUN 14 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Make scroll landscapes as we explore Asian art.


JUN 14 · 2:30pm–3:00pm

Sunday Shorts Tour

Free

Discover the wonder of a single work of art or gallery.


JUN 16 · 6:00pm–7:30pm

Yoga in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Yoga In The Sculpture Garden · Series Ticket Required

Practice yoga with instructor Mark Garner amidst masterworks, and deepen your interaction with modern and contemporary sculpture.


JUN 17 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


JUN 18 · 1:00pm–2:00pm

Third Thursday Curatorial Tour

Free

Explore the On Paper: Spin, Crinkle, Pluck with Ann Shafer, Associate Curator of Prints, Drawings & Photographs.


JUN 18 · 6:00pm–7:30pm

Mindfulness with Guanyin

Part of Mindfulness with Guanyin · Series Ticket Required

Join Diane Finlayson for mindfulness meditation and Qi Gong in the newly reinstalled Asian galleries.


JUN 20 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


JUN 21 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Make lotus lights as we explore Asian art in these hands-on art activities the entire family can enjoy.


JUN 21 · 2:30pm–3:00pm

Sunday Shorts Tour

Free

Discover the wonder of a single work of art or gallery.


JUN 24 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

Discover Asian art in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


JUN 25 · 6:00pm–7:30pm

Mindfulness with Guanyin

Part of Mindfulness with Guanyin · Series Ticket Required

Join Diane Finlayson for mindfulness meditation and Qi Gong in the newly reinstalled Asian galleries.


JUN 27 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


JUN 27 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Member Studio: Family Art Classes

Members only.

Create Asian vessels with animals.


JUN 28 · 11:00am–5:00pm

Asian Art Celebration

Free

The BMA is continuing its 100th celebration with a fun-filled day of music, dance performances, and art activities inspired by the newly renovated galleries for the Asian art collection.


JUN 28 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Big Table Connections

Free

Explore the works in the latest On Paper exhibition Spin, Crinkle, Pluck, then use everyday gestures to create a unique artwork.


JUL 1 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


JUL 5 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Make personal objects as we explore the art of van Gogh and friends.


JUL 8 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

Discover African art in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


JUL 11 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


JUL 11 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Big Table Connections

Free

Explore Gedi Sibony's found sculpture All Her Teeth Are Made of Slate, then use ordinary objects to create extraordinary compositions.


JUL 12 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Build a 3D landscape as we explore the art of van Gogh and friends.


JUL 15 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

Explore European painting and sculpture in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


JUL 16 · 1:00pm–2:00pm

Third Thursday Curatorial Tour

Free

Discover the newly reinstalled Asian galleries with Frances Klapthor, Associate Curator of Asian Art.


JUL 18 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


JUL 19 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Create a collage portrait as we explore the art of van Gogh and friends.


JUL 22 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


JUL 25 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


JUL 25 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Member Studio: Family Art Classes

Members only.

Sew a scene inspired by the Crazy Quilts exhibition.


JUL 25 · 6:30pm–9:30pm

Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Jazz in the Sculpture Garden · Ticket

Baltimorean saxophonist Tim Green reshapes familiar melodies into graceful harmonies that marry gospel and jazz.


JUL 26 · 2:00pm–2:45pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Enjoy an informal talk with a BMA educator about Vincent van Gogh's painting A Pair of Boots, 1887.


JUL 29 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


AUG 1 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


AUG 1 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Big Table Connections

Free

Grab your sneakers and join us for a conversation about Nari Ward's Live Ball, then enjoy a pick-up game in the BMA parking lot.


AUG 1 · 6:30pm–9:30pm

Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Jazz in the Sculpture Garden · Ticket

Hendrik Muerkens has recorded over a dozen albums featuring his distinctive fusion of harmonica and samba. His trademark harmonica and vibraphone explores the full terrain of Brazilian jazz.


AUG 2 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Make appliqué animals as we explore crazy quilts.


AUG 5 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

Explore Asian art in the collection in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


AUG 8 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


AUG 8 · 6:30pm–9:30pm

Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Jazz in the Sculpture Garden · Ticket

Influenced by musical greats Quincy Jones and Thelonious Monk, self-taught keyboardist Marcus Johnson is acclaimed for his unique style that combines contemporary jazz with high-end hip-hop.


AUG 9 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Piece a paper patchwork quilt square as we explore crazy quilts.


AUG 12 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

Discover the BMA's Antioch Mosaics in this free guided tour with a BMA educator.


AUG 15 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


AUG 16 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Stamp and sew fabric designs as we explore crazy quilts.


AUG 19 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


AUG 22 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


AUG 22 · 6:30pm–9:30pm

Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Jazz in the Sculpture Garden · Ticketed.

Dave Stryker is "one of the most distinctive guitarists to come along in recent years," according to the Village Voice. He leads his own quintet to a perfect blend of inventive melody and rhythmic drive.


AUG 23 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Make playful pillows as we explore crazy quilts.


AUG 26 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition and Collection Tour

Free

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


AUG 29 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA Highlights Tour

Free

Get to know some of the treasures of the BMA’s collection.


AUG 29 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Member Studio: Family Art Classes

Members only.

Make art-inspired music.


AUG 29 · 6:30pm–9:30pm

Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Jazz in the Sculpture Garden · Ticket

Percussionist Steven Kroon has captivated audiences for more that 35 years, recording and performing with musicians Roberta Flack, Aretha Franklin, Diana Krall, The Temptations, and especially the late R&B legend Luther Vandross, whom he accompanied for 20 years.


AUG 30 · 2:00pm–2:45pm

Free Family Sunday

Free

Enjoy an informal talk with a BMA educator about the Crazy Quilts exhibition.