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BMA Announces New Board Chair and Interim Co-Directors

Published June 25, 2015

The Baltimore Museum of Art announced today that Clair Zamoiski Segal has been named the new chair of the museum’s Board of Trustees effective July 1, and that Deputy Director of Curatorial Affairs Jay Fisher and Deputy Director for Finance and Administration Christine Dietze have been named interim co-directors until a new director is appointed.

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BMA Announces Search Committee for New Director

Published June 25, 2015

The Board of Trustees of The Baltimore Museum of Art announced today that a committee has been formed to conduct an international search for the next director to lead the museum as it enters its second century. The current director Doreen Bolger is retiring June 30 after a 17-year tenure at the BMA.

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BMA Presents Exhibition of Works by Sondheim Artscape Prize Finalists

Published June 1, 2015

The Baltimore Museum of Art and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts present one of the summer’s most highly anticipated exhibitions. The exhibition showcases artwork by the seven finalists competing for the Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize, a $25,000 fellowship given each year to a visual artist or visual arts collaborators living and working in the Greater Baltimore region. The Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize exhibition is held in conjunction with Artscape and is produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.

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BMA Presents American Crazy Quilts

Published May 13, 2015

The Baltimore Museum of Art will feature seven lavish quilts—a kaleidoscope of silks, velvets, and brocades embroidered with colorful threads—in American Crazy Quilts, on view June 3 through November 29, 2015. Embellished with paint, ribbons, and beads, the crazy quilts on view from the late 1880s have a delightfully arbitrary quality that belies the skillful planning that went into making them.

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BMA Announces Marian Glebes to Produce Interactive Environment for New Center

Published May 8, 2015

The BMA announced today Baltimore-based mixed-media artist Marian Glebes, in partnership with the non-profit The Loading Dock, has been selected for a year-long project to be produced for the museum’s new center for learning and creativity, opening October 25, 2015.

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BMA Presents Works on Paper That Spin, Crinkle, Pluck

Published May 5, 2015

The Baltimore Museum of Art presents an intimate selection of prints and drawings by artists who each established a set of rules or actions to dictate their process in On Paper: Spin, Crinkle, Pluck, on view through September 20, 2015.

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BMA Announces 2015 Jazz in the Sculpture Garden Summer Concerts

Published May 5, 2015

The BMA’s popular Jazz in the Sculpture Garden concert series is back! Join fellow jazz enthusiasts for this one-of-a-kind summer event with regional and national talents performing amidst a fantastic collection of modern art in the Museum’s lush Sculpture Garden.

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BMA Director Doreen Bolger Announces Retirement

Published April 8, 2015

BMA Director Doreen Bolger today announced she will retire from her position effective June 30, 2015.

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BMA Opens Renovated and Expanded Galleries for African and Asian Art

Published March 3, 2015

The BMA opens its beautifully renovated galleries dedicated to the new presentation of its outstanding African and Asian art collections on April 26. The museum is celebrating this renovation milestone during its 100th anniversary with live music, dance performances, and art activities inspired by the African collection on April 26 and a second event for the Asian collection on June 28.

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BMA Outpost Mobile Museum and Workshop Moves to Lexington Market March 3

Published March 2, 2015

The BMA, Lexington Market, and Bromo Tower Arts & Entertainment, Inc., are bringing the BMA Outpost to Lexington Market from Tuesday, March 3 through Saturday, April 4, 2015. All are welcome to visit this small interactive museum, which will be located in a stall at the market on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 1 to 5 p.m.

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The Advance Exhibition Schedule is current as of January 2015 and is subject to change. Please verify all information with BMA Communications before publishing.

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