5 Things to Do at Hispanic Heritage Festival

Kick off Hispanic Heritage Month with a celebration at the BMA! Join us on September 16 for a day of festivities, featuring gallery tours, dance performances, art activities, face painting, and […]

Bham Now: Chapter 01 at the BMA

The Birmingham Museum of Art invites you to meet the man behind the Black Power Salute of the 1968 Olympics and the artist who created Bridge, a tribute to one […]

Bham Now: Chapter 01

Looking for a cool activity that’s educational, full of culture and fun for the whole family?  Check your calendar for Tuesday, April 18th for Chapter 01 at the Birmingham Museum of Art. Here’s […]

People throwing colored powders on the garden walk during the Holi Family Festival.

Holi Festival Recap

[gss= On March 11th, the BMA hosted its seventh annual Holi celebration. Over 2,000 people came out to enjoy traditional Indian dance performances,  special tastings of vegetable pakoras from Taj […]

Susan Folwell

Q&A with Ceramic Artist Susan Folwell

The Birmingham Museum of Art is proud to present the third Bunting Biennial Ceramics Symposium this weekend. In conjunction with the 32nd annual Alabama Clay Conference, this free event brings ceramic artists and […]

2016 Family Festival Recap

The BMA had a great time during our 2016 family festivals! We hold four family festivals every year, and each one is packed with exciting activities for all ages. Over […]

Art After 5 Recap

Thanks to everyone who made our first Art After 5 a hit! We hope you enjoyed your evening of music, mixing, and making at the Museum as much as we did. While interactive […]