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Feed your body and mind at noon every Tuesday. Join us for a 20-30 minute gallery talk; we will meet in the Museum’s Main Lobby unless otherwise noted on the calendar. Stay for lunch at Oscar’s Café and they will throw in a free dessert! Topics and presenters vary.

April 2014
Free

ArtBreak: Mother and Child: Contemporary Sculpture in Red Mountain Garden

April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Today’s ArtBreak is presented by sculptor Brad Morton, who will discuss contemporary sculpture in the Red Mountain Garden. After ArtBreak, head into the garden to see the art and enjoy the lovely spring weather!

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Free

ArtBreak: Delacroix and Chopin: Their Fascinating Friendship Through The Romantic Period of Art and Music

April 29 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

At this week’s ArtBreak, Nancy Wingard, Associate Professor at Birmingham-Southern College Conservatory of Music, will discuss Delacroix and Chopin: Their Fascinating Friendship Through The Romantic Period of Art and Music. With musical accompaniments, the talk will talk place in Steiner Auditorium. After ArtBreak, be sure to go see the exhibition Delacroix and the Matter of Finish!

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May 2014

ArtBreak: Plank Mask

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Today’s ArtBreak is presented by Curator of Arts of the Africas and Americas Emily Hanna, Ph.D. Dr. Hanna will discuss this month’s Spotlight on the Collection piece, a Plank Mask by the Bwa people. Join us for the talk in our newly reinstalled African gallery!

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Free

ArtBreak: Replicating the Museum’s Asian Collection in Virtual 3D

May 13 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Feed your body and mind at noon every Tuesday. Join us for a 20-30 minute gallery talk. Stay for lunch at Oscar’s Café and they will throw in a free dessert!

Today’s ArtBreak is presented by Corey Shum, Techinal Director at UAB’s Enabling Technology Lab. He will discuss how he replicated pieces in the Museum’s Asian collection using 3D printing and virtual technologies.

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No ArtBreak

May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

There will be no ArtBreak today because of the Memorial Day holiday. Please check our calendar for other opportunities to join us for ArtBreak!

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June 2014

ArtBreak: Somnus

June 3 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Feed your body and mind at noon every Tuesday. Join us for a 20-30 minute gallery talk. Stay for lunch at Oscar’s Café and they will throw in a free dessert!

Today’s ArtBreak is presented by senior docent Laura Wallace on this month’s Spotlight on the Collection piece, the Wedgwood sculpture Somnus.

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Free

ArtBreak: Joan Mitchell: Fields and Flowers, Storms and Sunsets

June 10 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Feed your body and mind at noon every Tuesday. Join us for a 20-30 minute gallery talk. Stay for lunch at Oscar’s Café and they will throw in a free dessert!

Today’s ArtBreak is presented by master docent Joyce Benington, who will lead a discussion on Joan Mitchell: Fields and Flowers, Storms and Sunsets.

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Free

ArtBreak: Mystery at the Museum

June 17 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Feed your body and mind at noon every Tuesday. Join us for a 20-30 minute gallery talk. Stay for lunch at Oscar’s Café and they will throw in a free dessert!

Today’s ArtBreak is presented by Assistant Curator of Education for Visitor Engagement Kristi McMillan, who will lead a discussion on Mystery at the Museum. Learn all about our mystery object on view at the Museum now!

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Free

ArtBreak: In the Round: Symbols, Scenes, and Circles in Asian Art

June 24 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Feed your body and mind at noon every Tuesday. Join us for a 20-30 minute gallery talk. Stay for lunch at Oscar’s Café and they will throw in a free dessert!

Today’s ArtBreak is presented by Curator of Education Samantha Kelly and Assistant Curator of Education for Family Programs Madeline Adams. Samantha and Madeline will discuss In the Round: Symbols, Scenes, and Circles in Asian Art.

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