Celebrate the BMA's 110th anniversary at the spectacular BMA Ball and After Party on Saturday, November 23, 2024.

All Content Is Protected By Copyright

All information contained within the Baltimore Museum of Art’s web site (Site), including but not limited to text, images, data, audio/video clips, and other content (materials), is protected by copyright. The Baltimore Museum of Art, and relevant third parties reserve all rights, including copyright, in whole or in part, throughout the world. Materials found on this Site may not be reproduced, in whole or in part, without written permission from the Baltimore Museum of Art and/or relevant rights holders. Any unauthorized use of this Site’s materials may violate copyright or other applicable intellectual property laws.

You may not reproduce, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, download, repost, copy or use the Site and its materials, in whole or in part, for any commercial or public use, or for personal gain, without the written permission of the Baltimore Museum of Art.

Reproduction, including the downloading of Matisse or Picasso works, is prohibited by copyright laws and international conventions without the express written permission of Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Fair Use Is Permitted

This site may be used for educational and personal use that is non-commercial in nature, as outlined by Fair Use in title 17 of the United States Code (17 U.S.C § 107), as long as all copyright and proprietary notices are maintained and materials are appropriately cited.

For more information on Fair Use please visit the U.S. Copyright Office’s Fact Sheet on Fair Usehttp://www.copyright.gov/fls/fl102.html

Digital Millenium Copyright Act

For purposes of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), 17 U.S.C. §512(c)(2), the Baltimore Museum of Art has designated an agent for notification of claimed infringement as follows: Baltimore Museum of Art, Attn: Meghan Gross, 10 Art Museum Drive, Baltimore, Maryland 21218. The Baltimore Museum of Art provides the above contact information for purposes of the DMCA.

Obtaining Permissions

Except as authorized under the copyright laws, you are responsible for obtaining permission before reusing any material that is available on this Site. The Image Services and Rights Office of the Baltimore Museum of Art grants permissions for use not authorized herein on a case-by-case basis. A usage fee may be charged and additional third party permissions may have to be sought. Please contact the Image Services and Rights Coordinator at rights@artbma.org for more information.


The Baltimore Museum of Art is committed to protecting your privacy. For more information, please review the BMA’s Privacy Policy.


The Baltimore Museum of Art does link to third party web sites. Once you leave the Baltimore Museum of Art’s web site you must follow the terms and conditions set forth by the third party’s web site.

Third Party Cookie Policy

Cookies consist of portions of code installed in the browser that assist the Owner in providing the Service according to the purposes described. Below are the third-party cookies installed on our website and the information collected. The services contained in this section enable these third-parties to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of user behavior.

Display Advertising extension for Google Analytics (Google Inc.)

Google Analytics on this website might use Google’s Interest-based advertising, 3rd-party audience data and information from the DoubleClick Cookie to extend analytics with demographics, interests and ads interaction data.

Google Ads conversion tracking (Google Inc.)

Google Ads conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Google Inc. that connects data from the Google Ads advertising network with actions performed on this website.

Google Analytics with anonymized IP (Google Inc.)

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this website, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. This integration of Google Analytics anonymizes your IP address. It works by shortening Users’ IP addresses within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be sent to a Google server and shortened within the US.

Google Analytics on this website also makes use of a feature called User ID. This setup allows for a more accurate tracking of Users by associating that User with the same ID over various sessions and devices. It is set up in a way that doesn’t allow Google to personally identify an individual or permanently identify a particular device. The User ID extension might make it possible to connect Data from Google Analytics with other Data about the User collected by this website. The opt-out link below will only opt you out for the device you are on, but not from tracking performed independently by the Owner. Contact the Owner via the email address provided in this privacy policy to object to the aforementioned tracking as well.

Facebook Ads conversion tracking (Facebook, Inc.)

Facebook Ads conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Facebook, Inc. that connects data from the Facebook advertising network with actions performed on this website.

How to provide or withdraw consent to the installation of Cookies

In addition to what is specified in this document, the User can manage preferences for Cookies directly from within their own browser and prevent – for example – third parties from installing Cookies. Through browser preferences, it is also possible to delete Cookies installed in the past, including the Cookies that may have saved the initial consent for the installation of Cookies by this website. Users can, for example, find information about how to manage Cookies in the most commonly used browsers at the following addresses: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Microsoft Internet Explorer.

BMA Event Ticket Return & Exchange Policy

The Baltimore Museum of Art does not provide refunds or exchanges for any tickets after purchase. Tickets are valid only for the time and date printed on the ticket, and tickets cannot be replaced if lost, stolen or destroyed.

BMA Shop Return & Exchange Policy

Your satisfaction is important to us. If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, returns are accepted for exchange, credit, or refund within 30 days of delivery. Please contact us in advance of a return and immediately if damage has occurred during shipping at shop.artbma.org or 443-573-1844. Merchandise must be in its original condition. Shipping charges are non-refundable.

The Human Figure

The human figure, whether clothed or nude, has always been a subject of fascination and challenge for artists. Please be aware that you may encounter an occasional nude figure when visiting the Baltimore Museum of Art online.