Our top priority is the health and safety of our visitors and staff. While social distancing measures are necessary, we are not hosting in-person programs. We do, however, have lots to keep you inspired online and hope you follow us on Instagram and Facebook for announcements on virtual tours, Art Break Live, BMA Violet Hour, and more.

All Events

NMWA X BMA Counterstory
APR 13 · 12:00pm–12:45pm

BMA x NMWA: Counterstory

Free, Virtual event

Join our livestreamed talk show co-presented by the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA). In this month's episode, we'll discuss Clark's investigation of the Confederate battle flag as a commonplace symbol and welcome Stephanie Syjuco for a live exploration of her art that critiques U.S. imperialism and white supremacy.


Image: Laura Ortman. My Soul Remainer. 2017. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Purchase with exchange funds from the Pearlstone Family Fund and partial gift of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc., BMA 2020.17. © Laura Ortman
APR 29 · 6-7pm EST

Virtual Council Talk & Reception. A First Look: Now Is The Time: Recent Acquisitions to the Contemporary Collection

Please join us for a virtual preview of Now Is The Time: Recent Acquisitions to the Contemporary Collection with the show’s curators, Christopher Bedford, Dorothy Wagner Wallis Director, Asma Naeem, Eddie C. and C. Sylvia Brown Chief Curator, and Katy Siegel, Senior Programming and Research Curator.


Michael Heizer. Eight-Part Circle. 1976/1987. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Purchased as the gift of Ryda and Robert H. Levi, Baltimore, BMA 1987.79a-h. © Michael Heizer. Photography by Maximilian Franz
MAY 16 · 1-5pm EST

Ice Cream in the Garden

Free for all Members! Join us for a socially distanced and family friendly celebration in the Sculpture Garden featuring ice cream, a cash bar, an art-making activity, music, and more.


Installation view, Tschabalala Self: By My Self. Photography by Mitro Hood
MAY 22 · 10:30am-11:30am EST

Virtual Contributors Brunch & Talk

Members at the $175 Affiliate level and above are invited to an insightful overview of three shows currently on view in the second Contemporary Wing rotation of 2020 Vision: Sharon Lockhard: Perilous Life, Tschabalala Self: By My Self, and Lisa Yuskavage – Wilderness.