How Tea Swept a Nation

UAB Curatorial Fellow Meagan Bailey and Chief Curator Dr. Anne Forschler-Tarrasch explore the introduction of tea to Europe and the teawares it inspired.

Return to the Written Word

Curated by Laura Woodard, Librarian, Hanson Library Unaccustomed to spending so much time within the confines of home, many of us are seeking creative and inspiring ways to invest our time. Technology still rules much of the day, but returning to low-tech activities like baking, gardening, and reading offers a break from increased screen time. […]

Screen Time

Screen Time is a selection of works by artists influenced by screens, big and small.

The Blue and White Pandemic

Curated by Katherine Anne Paul, PhD, The Virginia and William M. Spencer III Curator of Asian Art / Anne Forschler-Tarrasch, PhD, Chief Curator and The Marguerite Jones Harbert and John M. Harbert III Curator of Decorative Arts A different kind of pandemic has been sweeping the world in waves over centuries: our love for blue […]

Birds & Botanicals: Backyard Art & Science

This digital exhibition explores how art and science were intertwined throughout the 18th and 19th century. Activities are included that you can do from home using the BMA’s collection of bird and botanical prints as inspiration.