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Here For The Boos

Register for art kit and movie Art after 5 is back and we are creepin' it real with a festive Friday night -- even if you’re just here for the boos! Join us as we watch the classic Tim Burton film, The Nightmare before Christmas. We’ll be mixing up a special Boos-berry Sour cocktail just […]


Art After 5: Home for the Holidays

We’re taking it to the house this holiday season with Art after 5! Put on your favorite ugly sweater or footie pajamas and join us for a festive night of dancing, crafting, and toasting that is sure to make your spirits bright. This mini-party package will make for the perfect holiday celebration for you and […]


Art after 5: Fempowerment

Programs available between 5-9pm FREE Fempower yourself at this month's Art After 5! Tune in for a virtual party in the name of Women's History Month with a self-care workshop from Purposed Joy; a dedicated playlist from the one and only DJ Dolly; a cocktail recipe by Queen's Park bartender Allie Phifer; a body-positivity exercise […]

Art After 5: BMA’s Bridgerton

Programs available between 5-9pm FREE Art kits are sold out Channel your inner duchess or duke for an evening of swoon and scandal inspired by Shonda Rhimes’s Netflix series Bridgerton. Classical pianist Eric Mobley will help set that high society vibe with a virtual concert, and Queen’s Park bartender Allie Phifer will show you how […]


Art after 5: Holiday Throwback!

Tis’ the season for the return of Art after 5! We’re reminiscing on days of old by decking the halls with retro holiday crafts, throwback art activities, awkward family photos, music and more to give you all the nostalgia you forgot you needed this holiday season.

The Love Below: Southern Works of HeART

Inspired by Outkast’s Speakerboxxx / The Love Below, celebrate art, love, and music of the South at February’s Art After Five! Stop by the BMA after-hours for a night of art, music, maker activities, and more. Get in the Mix! // In true southern hospitality DJ Dolly will help us celebrate the Love Below with […]


Art after 5: A Different World 

The BMA is taking it back to Hillman College with Art After 5: A Different World! Inspired by the classic sitcom, we’re celebrating late 80’s and 90’s attire through the lens of upcycled fashion. So whether you’re channeling Whitley or Denise, Dwayne or Ron, arrive in Hillman’s finest attire to embrace all the nostalgia you […]


Art After 5: Star Wars

Launch into hyperspace in this Star Wars themed Art After 5! Visit the cantina on Tatooine for a night of music, beverages, and art-making to begin your intergalactic journey. Enjoy a stellar view from your X-Wing fighter with the exclusive, big screen release of the first images from the James Webb Space Telescope -- the […]


Art After 5 // Stranger Things

Stop by the museum for an after-hours program where art and pop culture collide. Art after 5 features Birmingham’s best for an evening of art, music, makers activities, and more! The December Art After 5 goes 80's supernatural with a Stranger Things theme. Don't get caught in the Upside Down --  on a scale of one […]


Love & Basketball

Our popular Art After 5 events feature Birmingham’s best for an evening of art, music, makers activities, where art and pop culture collide! Inspired by our current exhibition Ways of Seeing: Sports and Games and Valentine’s Day, February’s Art After 5 theme will be Love and Basketball. Channel your inner Monica or Quincy and make […]