Discover our internationally renowned collection of historic, modern, and contemporary art.
See the BMA’s first reinstallation of its contemporary collection centered on black artistic imagination. Nearly 50 works of painting, sculpture, video, printmaking, and photography from the BMA’s permanent collection, alongside a select group of loans, foreground the critical contributions black artists have made to postwar visual art.
Keith Calhoun and Chandra McCormick’s photographs and videos record the exploitation of men incarcerated in the Louisiana State Penitentiary while restoring visibility to a population often forgotten by the public at large.
Nurture your child's creative side during hands-on art-making workshops in response to works on view.
The BMA’s new content channel, BMA Stories, is place for sharing stories about art. Stories create space for context, emotion, and impact. We want you to hear stories from curators and staff about their experiences. And we want to hear stories from you.