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Feb 21

Cityscapes Oil Painting

Cityscapes Oil Painting

February 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 22, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Price$60

Learn the art of building your own city using palette knives on canvas.

Feb 22

Cityscapes Oil Painting

Cityscapes Oil Painting

February 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 22, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Price$60

Learn the art of building your own city using palette knives on canvas.

Feb 23

Dead Hare, Grouse, King Fisher and Basket of Fruit at the Foot of a Stone Urn in a Garden with a Groom Holding a Basket of Fruit

Dead Hare, Grouse, King Fisher and Basket of Fruit at the Foot of a Stone Urn in a Garden with a Groom Holding a Basket of Fruit

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
PriceFree

Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!

This Sunday, Master Docent Mary Lynda Crockett will lead a discussion on Dead Hare, Grouse, King Fisher and Basket of Fruit at the Foot of a Stone Urn in a Garden with a Groom Holding a Basket of Fruit by Jan Weenix in the Dutch/Flemish gallery.

Feb 29

17th Annual Eivor and Alston Callahan Asian Art Lecture

17th Annual Eivor and Alston Callahan Asian Art Lecture

February 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Beyond the Lotus: Flora in the Arts of India Throughout India the language of foliage is profound. Learn the secrets of this scented language as rendered in the visual arts through a discussion with Katherine Anne Paul, PhD, The Virginia and William M. Spencer III Curator of Asian Art at the Birmingham Museum of Art, and Tushara Bindu Gude, PhD, Associate Curator of South and Southeast Asian Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Mar 01

Allegory of Charles I of England and Henriette of France in a Vanitas Still Life

Allegory of Charles I of England and Henriette of France in a Vanitas Still Life

March 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
PriceFree

Master Docent Mary Lynda Crockett will lead a discussion on Carstian Luyckx’s piece Allegory of Charles I of England and Henriette of France in a Vanitas Still Life in the Dutch Gallery.

Mar 03

Craft Tuesday

March 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on April 7, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on May 5, 2020 at 6:00 pm

Price$ - $30

Art meets craft in this laid back art class. Learn from a different teaching artist each month. Beverage and small snack provided.

Mar 04

Hand Embroidery

March 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on March 11, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on March 18, 2020 at 6:00 pm

Price$50

Learn from a local artist who makes old school look cool in this class that takes a playful look at embroidery sampler patterns.

Mar 05

Spring and the Arts of Asia

Spring and the Arts of Asia

March 5 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Price$12 - $17

Dr. Katherine Anne Paul, The Virginia and William M. Spencer III Curator of Asian Art at the BMA, discusses her latest rotation in the Asian galleries, "Botanicals: Flora in Asian Art," and its connection to seasonal holidays such as the Indian Holi Festival of Color and Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival that are celebrated here in Birmingham as well as on the other side of the globe.

Mar 06

Art After 5: Ladies Night in Shondaland

Art After 5: Ladies Night in Shondaland

March 6 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
PriceFree

Bring your besties to Ladies Night in Shondaland, inspired by the unstoppable showrunner Shonda Rhimes!

Mar 07

Kids Art 101

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on February 15, 2020 at 10:00 am

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One event on March 14, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on April 18, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on April 25, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on May 9, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on May 16, 2020 at 10:00 am

Price$ - $20

Spend time sketching in the galleries during this guided drawing class. You provide the creativity. We’ll provide the supplies.

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