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April 2017
Free

Hindu Treasures

April 18 @ 12:00 pm /
Parvati, 18th century. Brass, 5 3/8 × 4 × 2 3/8 in. (13.7 × 10.2 × 6 cm). Private Collection, New York. T.2014.413.

On the third Tuesday of each month, Museum curators lead visitors on a 30-minute exploration of one work of art in the galleries. Join us in April as Curator of Asian Art Don Wood, Ph.D. gives us a special behind-the-scenes look…

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$15

Introduction to Drawing, 6-12 Grade Class

April 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm /

Learn the foundations of drawing as we explore classic and contemporary techniques for drawing the world around us and within us. Learn and develop foundational drawing techniques. Pre-registration is required for all classes. Participants must register for all classes in…

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Free

Third Space- Chapter 01

April 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm /

During this artist talk, hear from artist Glenn Kaino and athlete Tommie Smith as they discuss their collaboration in creating Bridge (Section 1 of 6), a sculpture that commemorates this legacy.

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Free

Indian Classical Music Concert

April 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm /

This event will feature Grammy Award winner Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt (Slide Guitar) and Pandit Subhen Chatterjee (Tabla) followed by a dance performance by Notinee.

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$20

Introduction to Drawing, Adult Class

April 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm /

Learn the foundations of drawing as we explore classic and contemporary techniques for drawing the world around us and within us. Learn and develop foundational drawing techniques. Pre-registration is required for all classes. Participants must register for all classes in…

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Free

Soundsuit

April 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm /

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, Docent Katia Kiss-Miller will lead a discussion on Soundsuit by Nick Cave.

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Artful Yoga

April 23 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm /

Local instructor Rachel Little will lead Vinyasa yoga sessions while teaching artist Andy Jordan guides us in gesture drawing using yoga-inspired poses. Whether you’re a beginner, a pro, or somewhere in between, you’re sure to enjoy this relaxing, art-filled afternoon at the BMA.

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$25

Craft Tuesday, Adult Class

April 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm /

Make your own ceramic hanging planters! Learn how to create a variety of different planter forms using clay. Paint your planters with underglaze if you would like. Then select string and beads from an assortment of options to complete your…

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Closing Reception: Alabama School of Fine Arts Student Exhibition

April 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Conversations about Contemporary Art Students: Visual Arts Students at the Alabama School of Fine Arts Instructor: Anne Herbert In conjunction with Third Space, the Birmingham Museum of Art’s exhibition of Contemporary art, this collection of work by visual art students…

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Free

Art Cart

April 29 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm /

Drop in for an art making activity that is facilitated by Teen BMA and ArtVenture staff! Art activities are inspired by artwork that is currently on display. After you make your own work of art, go check out the original…

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