Pieces of Agatha

Join Hina Zaidi, our new curatorial assistant, as she discusses Patty B. Driscoll’s Pieces of Agatha series, now on view in the Museum’s Kress galleries of Italian Renaissance art.

Map Making and Redlining

Join Paul Boncella, PhD, Book and Map Conservator at the Birmingham Public Library, for an in-depth discussion on the making of historic Birmingham maps that gave the name to the practice of housing discrimination known as redlining.

American Modernism

Shannon Bewley, the BMA’s Provenance Research Fellow, will discuss modernism in the American Galleries and the recent expansion of the collection to include works made through 1970.

The Original Makers

Join us in June for an inside look at The Original Makers with co-curators Emily Hanna, Curator of the Arts of Africa and Americas, and former BMA Director Gail Andrews.

Charles Buchanan and Jill Marlar

Local artists and printmakers Charles Buchanan and Jill Marlar will provide a unique gallery talk discussing the process of printmaking and how the art of Birmingham has evolved throughout the years.

Salvador Dalí and Paris Bordon

On the third Tuesday of each month, Museum curators lead visitors on a 30-minute exploration in the galleries. Join Curator of European Art Robert Schindler, Ph.D., as he examines the classical story of Perseus, Greek hero and slayer of monsters, as depicted by two very different artists. One by Paris Bordon, an Italian painter of […]

The Green Apple

On the third Tuesday of each month, Museum curators lead visitors on a 30-minute exploration in the galleries. Please join us this week for a talk with Katelyn D. Crawford, Ph.D., our recently appointed William Cary Hulsey Curator of American Art, as she takes a look at one of the Museum’s most iconic paintings, Georgia […]

Rise of the Delta

On the third Tuesday of each month, Museum curators and community experts lead visitors on a thirty-minute exploration of art in the galleries. Join us this ArtBreak as special guest Carnetta Davis discusses Whitfield Lovell’s Rise of the Delta, a portrait of Mrs. Davis’ mother.

ArtBreak: A Dutch Mystery

On the third Tuesday of each month, Museum curators lead visitors on a 30 minute exploration in the galleries. Join Curator of European Art Robert Schindler, Ph.D., as he walks us through the recently opened Dutch gallery, “Opulence in Disguise: The Netherlands’ Golden Age.” He’ll discuss a fascinating mystery hidden within one of the works.