Members Events

MAY 13 · 8:00pm–11:00pm

Art After Hours

Tickets for Members start at $20.

When the gallery lights go down, the party lights come up for Art After Hours.

After-hours access to galleries, a complimentary Van Gogh Vodka cocktail, free snacks from Kinderhook, a Myth, Mysteries & Superstitions art quiz to win a free drink & tickets to a future Art After Hours, DJ Paul Random's play list and Make Your Own Luck Talisman.


MAY 14 · 8:00pm–9:30pm

Kinetics Dance Company presents GLASS

Prices start at $10.

Kinetics Dance Company presents an evening of contemporary modern dance, featuring four premiers.


MAY 15 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Artist Talk: Broomberg & Chanarin

Free

London-based artists Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin discuss their exhibition currently on view in the Front Room, which points to the changes technology has brought to warfare.


MAY 19 · 6:00pm–8:00pm

Seminar: Contemporary Accesssions (FoMaCA)

FoMaCA Members only

Senior Curator Kristen Hileman provides a behind-the-scenes introduction to the BMA’s accessions process using recent acquisitions as examples. Discover the collecting priorities for the contemporary department, Hileman’s strategy for identifying potential acquisitions, and the process by which objects are vetted by internal and external parties.


MAY 21 · 7:00pm–9:00pm

Charm City Labor Chorus

Free

As we embrace the movement for social justice and change, 2016 marks the 7th annual concert of the Charm City Labor Chorus. Under the direction of Darryl! LC Moch and accompanied by Chester Burke, Jr., and Vincent Henningfield, Charm City Labor Chorus is the voice of a progressive community and sings songs of liberty, action, and challenge from the labor, human, and civil rights movements and struggles for peace, justice and equality.


MAY 28 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Member Studio: Family Art Classes

Members only.

Make a Matisse-Inspired Print with the Museum's teaching artists.


JUN 2 · 6:00pm–8:00pm

Make Tribe at the BMA

Price TBC.

Join us in the new Joseph Education Center Studio for this special Make Tribe workshop led by Steelcut Flower Co. Make, sip, and chat with fellow creatives and enjoy afterhours access to the ongoing Imagining Home exhibition.


JUN 5 · 2:00pm–5:00pm

Print, Drawing & Painting Society (PDPS) Annual Meeting

PDPS Members only

Senior Curator Rena Hoisington will give a lecture on artists' books, followed by a reception in Gertrude's Restaurant.


JUN 11 · 11:00am–5:00pm

Bricks in Baltimore: A Historic Tour and Local Clay Workshop

$65 BMA Members, Students, Teachers | $80 non-Members

Personalize a brick made from local clay during this workshop about Baltimore’s early brick-making industry. Tour sites rich in historic brick and learn how to prepare clay. Then create a customized brick (to be fired off-site).

Featured speakers: artist Marian April Glebes, ceramicist Josh Copus, historian Eli Pousson, and Max Pollock from Details Deconstruction.


JUN 25 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Member Studio: Family Art Classes

Members only.

Sculpt gold animals with the Museum's teaching artists.


JUL 9 · 7:00pm–9:30pm

Sondheim Artscape Prize Award Ceremony & Reception

Free

Join Baltimore's artists and arts advocates on Saturday, July 9 when the winner of the $25,000 Sondheim Artscape Prize fellowship is announced.


JUL 30 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Member Studio: Family Art Classes

Members only.

Beautiful boats! Create your own sailing vessel with the Museum's teaching artists.


AUG 6 · 6:30pm–9:30pm

Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Jazz in the Sculpture Garden · Ticket

Lauded as a “master” by The Baltimore Sun, keyboardist Lao Tizer and his group will be joined by vocalist Karen Briggs. The jazz violinist extraordinaire has performed with Chaka Khan, Diana Ross, and Wu-Tang Clan.


AUG 13 · 6:30pm–9:30pm

Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Jazz in the Sculpture Garden · Ticket

Renowned saxophonist Don Braden has headlined concerts around the world and been featured with greats such as Betty Carter, Wynton Marsalis, and Freddie Hubbard. Vanessa Rubin will lend her incredible range and liquid phrasing to the night.


AUG 20 · 6:30pm–9:30pm

Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

Part of Jazz in the Sculpture Garden · Ticket

Get up and salsa or sit back and sway with Proyecto Jazz—a virtual who’s who of the best Latin artists on the D.C. jazz scene, featuring Tony Tovar on trombone.


AUG 27 · 2:00pm–3:30pm

Member Studio: Family Art Classes

Members only.

Sew a Kimono-Dressed Figure with the Museum's teaching artists.