Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

November 2014
Free

Slow Art Sunday: Horizontal Rectangle

November 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!

This Sunday, master docent Marlene Wallace will lead a discussion on Ida Kohlmeyer’s piece Horizontal Rectangle.

Event Details »
Free

Family Tour: What’s In A Face?

November 25 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until December 31, 2014

Join the Museum educators to explore the galleries in a fun, interactive experience! Discover Bart the Art Bat’s favorite artworks during these FREE, drop-in tours. After your tour, visit Bart’s ArtVenture to make an art project inspired by what you saw. What will you discover?

You Are What You Wear! Discover costumes and clothing from around the world!

Event Details »
Free

ArtBreak: Simplicity and Symbolism: Lotus Blossoms

November 25 @ 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 led by photographer Bahman Farzad, who will describe his work photographing lotus blossoms and their symbolism in Asian culture.

Event Details »

European Art Society: Lunch and Learn: What To Buy And What Not To Buy

November 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Please note that this is an event for members of the European Art Society support group. If you are interested in joining or learning more about the European Art Society, please contact membership@artsbma.org.

Join Curator of European Art Robert Schindler, Ph.D. for a preview of the fall Old Masters auctions at Sotheby’s and Christie’s. Dr. Schindler will discuss what to buy and what not to buy.

For more information and to RSVP, please contact Carrie Montgomery at 205.254.2086 or cmontgomery@artsbma.org by November 18.

Event Details »

Museum Closed for Thanksgiving

November 27

Please note that the Birmingham Museum of Art will be closed on Thursday, November 27, in observance of Thanksgiving. The Museum will reopen to the public on Friday, November 28 at 10AM; however, Museum business offices will remain closed until Monday, December 1.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Event Details »
Free

Bart’s Art Cart: Flags

November 29 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until November 30, 2014

This drop-in art program for kids and families features a different theme from our galleries and art activity each month. Stop by to make art with Bart!

Create a flag that represents you! Take one home and string it up for all to see.

Event Details »
Free

Bart’s Art Cart: Flags

November 29 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until November 30, 2014

This drop-in art program for kids and families features a different theme from our galleries and art activity each month. Stop by to make art with Bart!

Create a flag that represents you! Take one home and string it up for all to see.

Event Details »
Free

Slow Art Sunday: Girl Bathing, Looking At Her Reflection In The Water

November 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!

This Sunday, master docent Julia Stork will lead a discussion on Max Klinger’s piece Girl Bathing, Looking at her Reflection in the Water.

Event Details »
December 2014
Free

Family Tour: What’s In A Face?

December 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until December 31, 2014

Join the Museum educators to explore the galleries in a fun, interactive experience! Discover Bart the Art Bat’s favorite artworks during these FREE, drop-in tours. After your tour, visit Bart’s ArtVenture to make an art project inspired by what you saw. What will you discover?

You Are What You Wear! Discover costumes and clothing from around the world!

Event Details »
Free

ArtBreak: Madonna and Christ Child with Infant St. John the Baptist and Three Angels

December 2 @ 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 led by BMA’s Curator of European Art Robert Schindler, Ph.D, who will discuss our Spotlight on the Collection piece, Madonna and Christ Child with Infant St. John the Baptist and Three Angels, from the workshop of Domenico Ghirlandaio.

Event Details »
+ Export Listed Events