All Events

FEB 25 · 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 mixed-media pins.


FEB 28 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


MAR 2 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

First Fridays Free Curatorial Tour

Free

Learn about the Saidie May Collection on this tour with Associate Curator of European Painting & Sculpture Oliver Shell.


MAR 3 · 8:45am–11:00am

Contributor's Brunch & Talk

Free

Join us for a brunch and lecture with BMA Senior Curator Rena Hoisington about the exhibition Crossing Borders.


MAR 4 · 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 constellation mobiles.


MAR 4 · 5:00pm–7:00pm

Baltimore Chamber Jazz Society

$55 for Adults; $53 for BMA Members

“With his soaring vocal flights, his edgy lyrics and sense of being on a musical mission, Kurt Elling has come to embody the creative spirit in jazz.” —The Washington Post


MAR 7 · 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.


MAR 7 · 7:00pm–8:30pm

Mark Bradford and Stephen Towns in Conversation

Free

Join artists Mark Bradford and Stephen Towns for a lively conversation on how each artist pushes the boundaries of painting through a variety of materials and forms. Admission to the museum and event are free. Seating is limited and provided on a first-come, first-served basis.


MAR 9 · 7:00pm–10:00pm

The Stoop Special Engagement

BMA Members: $25 | Non-Members: $30

The popular Stoop Storytelling Series has partnered with the BMA to present seven great true, personal tales on the subject of creative exchange across the U.S. Mexico border.


MAR 10 · 1:00pm–2:30pm

Maryland Poetry Out Loud

Free

Join Aaron Henkin and Wendel Patrick for the 13th Annual Maryland Poetry Out Loud State Finals.


MAR 11 · 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 pop-up planets.


MAR 14 · 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.


MAR 17 · 2:00pm–4:00pm

Open Hours: Baltimore Dance Crews Project

Free

Watch moving performances from the Baltimore Dance Crew Project's middle and high school students as they perform original choreography.


MAR 18 · 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 a rocket ship.


MAR 21 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


MAR 23 · 8:00pm–11:00pm

Art After Hours

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

Come to the BMA to dance to cosmic beats, star gaze on the front steps, and explore Spencer Finch: Moon Dust and other astronomically inspired artworks during this fun-filled event.


MAR 25 · 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 your own star map.


MAR 28 · 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.


APR 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, devise a camouflage collage.


APR 4 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


APR 4 · 6:00pm–7:30pm

Artist Conversation

Free

Join Senior Curator of Contemporary Art Kristen Hileman for an in-depth conversation with Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley.


APR 6 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

First Fridays Free Curatorial Tour

Free

Explore Sacred Spring with Interim Chief Curator and Department Head for Senior Curator for Prints, Drawings & Photographs Rena Hoisington.


APR 7 · 1:00pm–2:00pm

Commons Collaboration

Free

In this interactive session, participants will explore the museum’s topography and map out how rainwater moves over the landscape.


APR 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 a zine.


APR 8 · 5:00pm–7:00pm

Baltimore Chamber Jazz Society

$45 for Adults; $43 for BMA Members; $10 for Students with valid ID

The Village Voice calls Dave Stryker “one of the most distinctive guitarists to come along in recent years.”


APR 11 · 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.


APR 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, paint landscapes.


APR 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.


APR 20 · 10:00am–5:00pm

Members Preview Day

BMA Members enjoy exclusive, early access to Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963 - 2016.


APR 20 · 10:00am–8:00pm

Members Spring Shopping Day

Members only

Spring savings for BMA Members!


APR 21 · 10:00am–5:00pm

Members Preview Day

BMA Members enjoy exclusive, early access to Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963 - 2016.


APR 21 · 10:00am–10:00pm

Members Spring Shopping Day

Members only

Spring savings for BMA Members!


APR 21 · 2:00pm–4:00pm

Open Hours: B. Willow

Free

Join B. Willow for a demo and conversation on what home can mean when it's reimagined as being part of, not separate from, the natural world around us.


APR 21 · 8:00pm–10:00pm

Members Preview Party

BMA Members are invited to get the first look at Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963 - 2016.


APR 22 · 10:00am–5:00pm

Members Spring Shopping Day

Members only

Spring savings for BMA Members!


APR 22 · 1:00pm–5:00pm

Opening Celebration

Free, Limited Seating

Join us for a fun afternoon of activities for all ages. Free admission to Odyssey, art making, fascinating demonstrations, and lively performances!


APR 25 · 2:00pm–3:00pm

Exhibition & Collection Tour

Free

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


APR 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 mixed-media sculpture.


MAY 6 · 5:00pm–7:00pm

Baltimore Chamber Jazz Society

$45 for Adults; $43 for BMA Members; $10 for Students with valid ID

At only 27 years old, “Christian Sands is skilled, soulful and melodic throughout, his energy and spirit altering with each tune.” — Noisey


JUN 8 · 7:30am–6:00pm

Members Day Trip

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.