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July 2019

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Film Screening: Slavery By Another Name

July 23 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Jefferson County Memorial Project, in collaboration with The Birmingham Holocaust Education Center and The Birmingham Museum of Art, will host a screening of the film “Slavery by Another Name.”

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Drop-In Tour: Black Artists in the BMA

July 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
A black woman and girl in fancy dress, in profile to the camera, stand on the sidewalk outside of a business, probably a store. A neon sign on the overhang above them reads “Colored Entrance.”

Please drop-in and join Docent Nick Bouler for a FREE tour highlighting the many works by black artists in the BMA’s collection!

This tour will visit the African, American, and Contemporary galleries, as well as our exhibition Ways of Seeing: Fashion.

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Drop-In Tour: Black Artists in the BMA

July 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
A black woman and girl in fancy dress, in profile to the camera, stand on the sidewalk outside of a business, probably a store. A neon sign on the overhang above them reads “Colored Entrance.”

Please drop-in and join Docent Nick Bouler for a FREE tour highlighting the many works by black artists in the BMA’s collection!

This tour will visit the African, American, and Contemporary galleries, as well as our exhibition Ways of Seeing: Fashion.

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Free

Portrait of a Lady

July 28 @ 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, Master Docent Julia Stork will lead a discussion on Portrait of a Lady by Lavinia Fontana in the Italian galleries.

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August 2019

$12 for members // $17 for non-members

Ways of Seeing: Fashion at the BMA

August 1 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am /

Curator of Education Rachel White speaks on the latest iteration of Ways of Seeing devoted to fashion across the Museum’s global collections.

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Oscar’s Sunday Brunch

August 4 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Enjoy delicious, locally-grown dishes from Oscar’s seasonal brunch menu in the beauty and comfort of the Museum with your family and friends.

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Free

Pure Land of Amitabha

August 4 @ 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, Master Docent Marlene Wallace will lead a discussion on the Pure Land of Amitabha temple wall in the Chinese gallery.

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Member $15, Not-Yet-Member $25

Art On The Rocks feat. Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm /

Art On The Rocks always brings out the fabulous and fashionable, and the 2019 theme will take cues from our exhibition, Ways of Seeing: Fashion.

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Discovering the BMA

August 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am /

In this program for adults, specially trained docents present the Museum’s collection by means of verbal descriptions, three-dimensional tactile models based on original works of art, and original sculpture.

Join Docent Kathryn DeCola for this guided tour of the Highlights of the Museum’s Collection using tactile replications. Reservations are required due to limited space. Please RSVP by 4:30 pm on Wednesday, August 7, 2019.

To reserve your spot or learn more about group tours, email tours@artsbma.org or call 205.254.2964.
Sensory Empowerment tours are also available for school-age or adult groups.

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Ways of Seeing: Fashion Drop-In Tour

August 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Curious about the various roles fashion plays in art?  Want to get the inside scoop on our latest exhibition Ways of Seeing: Fashion?

Please drop-in and join Master Docent Margaret Harrill for a FREE tour of the exhibition at 1:00 pm!

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