Saturday, April 25
The incredible transformation of the BMA continues with the reopening of the African and Asian galleries, debuting to Members and donors on April 25. The Museum is home to one of the earliest and most important collections of African art in an American art museum. Help us celebrate the reinstallation of this outstanding collection and the exquisite Asian collection in renovated and expanded galleries dedicated solely to the arts of African and Asia.
Members First Night Preview Party
Saturday, April 25, 8-10 pm
The return of the BMA's African and Asian Collections! Members are invited for a night out and a first look at the gorgeous African and Asian galleries before they reopen to the public. Enjoy the lilting tones of the guzheng, an ancient Chinese stringed instrument, as you stroll through the Asian Art galleries. Upstairs, in Fox Court, the party continues with food, music, drinks, and a special performance by Asa! Kelenya.
Introductory Talk, 6-6:30 pm
Reception and Preview, 6:30-8 pm
Make a masterpiece at the BMA! Bring your children or grandchildren for afternoon art-making led by one of the Museum’s teaching artists. Inspired by the BMA’s collection and fueled by your creativity, these family classes provide an opportunity for in-depth instruction and interaction, as well as developing art techniques and having fun! Reservations suggested but not required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 30 – African Masks
June 27 – Asian Vessels with Animals
July 25 – Sew a Scene
August 29 – Making Music
Don’t miss out on these and many other exciting Member events! Call the Members Hotline for more information: 443-573-1800
The BMA Council and Corporate Council are donor recognition programs for the Museum’s most generous annual supporters. BMA Council Membership begins at $1,200 and Corporate Council Membership begins at $2,500. To become a Council Member and receive invitations to upcoming special events, please contact Sally Ruppert at 443-573-1806 or email@example.com.