Super Ennio Scavenger Hunt

If you’re looking to get out of the house during winter break, come check out our Super Mario tour of the collection!

Q&A with John Lytle Wilson

If you ask Birmingham artist John Lytle Wilson, no painting is complete without giant robots, unicorns, and a few playful purple monkeys. It’s an idea that appears often in his work, notably in his Corrected Painting series in which he inserts his animated characters into existing traditional landscape paintings. This summer, the Museum asked Wilson […]

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. […]

Pianist Sean Chen Performs at the Museum

The 18th Annual Lavona Rushton Concert will take place on Tuesday, October 13 at 7:30PM. To see (and hear!) why you should attend, watch this video of our performer Sean Chen:   Video from The Cliburn’s YouTube page.