Since its founding, the BMA has been exhibiting and collecting works by contemporary artists, resulting in an impressive collection of 20th-century art. The collection has unique strength in works by women, artists of color, and artists whose work makes a profound social statement. Building on this legacy of excellence, the BMA is forming an equally compelling collection for the 21st century. Socially relevant, cutting-edge acquisitions, exhibitions, and programs will lead the way both locally and globally—and historical accuracy, merit, and equity will become the basis for a new canon across our Museum. To inquire about a specific work on view, please call 443-573-1701.
Please note: The Baltimore presentation of Tomorrow is Another Day, Mark Bradford’s exhibition for the U.S. Pavilion at the 2017 Venice Biennale, will be on view in the Contemporary Wing will be on view in the Contemporary Wing through March 3, 2019.
The Contemporary Wing features more than 100 paintings, sculptures, photographs, drawings, and moving image works, creating thought-provoking encounters with contemporary art.