Why I Give: Henry Joe

Henry Joe sees the BMA as more than just an art museum. This is why he gives. Visit our giving page to learn how your donation to the Year-End Giving Fund makes an impact.

Why I Give: Sanjay Singh

Sanjay Singh reconnects to his roots at the BMA. This is why he gives. Visit our giving page to learn how your donation to the Year-End Giving Fund makes an impact.

Third Space Featured on Talk of Alabama

Third Space, the Birmingham Museum of Art’s latest exhibition of contemporary art, was recently featured on ABC33/40’s morning show, Talk of Alabama. Host Javanté Ingram toured the exhibition with Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art Wassan Al-Khudhairi, who shared insight into the process of curating an exhibition of this size. Watch the video above to learn about […]

Consilience – A Conversation Between Art and Science

shift May cohosts Merrilee Challiss, an artist, and Reza Khodadadi, a bioinformatician, discuss the blurry boundary between art and science and what that boundary might mean for the future. This video was commissioned by participants of shift, an initiative of the Birmingham Museum Of Art. Narration & Art: Merrilee Challiss and Reza Khodadadi-Jamayran Sound Recorder: […]

Art On The Rocks Exclusive- Magic at the Museum

The 2016 season finale of Art On The Rocks, sponsored by Dale’s Seasoning, is going to be truly magical. For the first time in the history of the event, the art of illusion will come to life at the Museum with a special performance by Chicago-based magician Jeanette Andrews. Jeanette is not your ordinary magician, and […]

Art Papers Live: Extreme Gulf Present

On Thursday, July 28, we partnered once again with Art Papers to present Art Papers Live. During the event, Extreme Gulf Present, the Museum hosted a screening by artist Sophia Al-Maria and conversation with special guest curator and author Shumon Basar. “The ‘Extreme Present’ is the realisation that the causes of the modern condition are not going to go away. […]

Members of Amasa Hines band.

Art On The Rocks Exclusive: Amasa Hines

Fresh off the stages of South by Southwest and this weekend’s Bonnaroo festival, Amasa Hines will make their next stop at the Birmingham Museum of Art on June 17 for the first Art On The Rocks of the summer. Paste Magazine included the Little Rock-based band on its list of 12 Arkansas Bands You Should Listen to Now […]