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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

What stories could Nari Ward’s Live Ball tell?


AUG 1 · 6:30pm–9:30pm

Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

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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.