Nov 06

Notinee Darshan Dance Performance [CANCELLED]

November 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Notinee Indian Dance Group is the largest Indian classical-fusion dance group in Alabama. In conjunction with our current exhibition Expanding Darshan: Manjari Sharma, To See and Be Seen, Notinee uses […]

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Nov 03

Chenoweth Lecture // Frank Stitt + Bryant Terry

November 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Free

Join us for the 2022 Chenoweth Lecture featuring a discussion with James Beard award-winning chefs Frank Stitt and Bryant Terry. The subject of the evening will be "Food and Community in the South," led by moderator Amanda Storey of Jones Valley Teaching Farm and Chef Ama 'Ifágbàmílà' Shambulia of A Beautiful Life Enterprises LLC.

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Oct 20

Film Screening // Thumbs Up For Mother Universe: Stories from the Life of Lonnie Holley

October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

In partnership with CREATE Birmingham, join us for a screening of Thumbs Up For Mother Universe: Stories from the Life of Lonnie Holley. This feature-length documentary traces the dramatic life […]

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Oct 05

Art In Conversation: Women Artists in Late Imperial China

October 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Art in Conversation is a bi-monthly series at the BMA where curators, museum professionals, and other special guests lead conversations on art and culture. For this talk, Doris Sung, Assistant […]

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Aug 25

Classical Indian Music Concert

Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt and Pandit Subhen Chatterjee

August 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Grammy Award winner Vishwa Mohan Bhatt has mesmerized the world with his pristine, pure, and delicate yet fiery music. He invented the mohan veena, a highly modified archtop guitar that, […]

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Jul 28

Entangled Histories: Free Speech & Civil Rights from the 1960’s to Today

July 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

How has the First Amendment been invoked to help or to hinder the progress of civil rights? This discussion will examine how the mid-1960s were a turning point not only […]

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Mar 18

The ReFRAME Lecture: Manjari Sharma – Play through It

March 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

For the featured lecture of The (Spring) ReFRAME, join Brooklyn-based artist, Manjari Sharma, for a discussion on her career and her latest exhibition at the BMA, Expanding Darshan: Manjari Sharma, […]

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May 03

22nd Annual LaVona Rushton Concert

May 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

Join us for for the 22nd Annual LaVona Rushton concert featuring a performance by classical pianist Rachel Cheung . Cheung, who was the 2017 Cliburn Audience Award winner, has grown […]

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Jan 29

Self-Soothe Saturday

January 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Rejuvenate your mind, body, and spirit with a Wellness Workshop by Bama Wellness Advocacy, yoga exercises with Yogi Adi Devta Kaur, and practice an artful approach to mindful meditation over […]

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Dec 08

The Transformation of Indigenous Cultural Practices by Colonial Powers

Mairin Odle, Ph.D.

In Person - Registration Required

December 8, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Mairin Odle, Ph.D., Assistant Professor for the Department of American Studies from the University of Alabama, highlights cross-cultural engagements in Indigenous culture and the role of narrative and memory-making in […]

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