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  • Kids enjoying a BAMPFA exhibition

    Second Saturdays for Families

    Bring the familiy for Gallery + Studio workshops and Roundtable Reading the second Saturday of every month. 1 kid + 1 adult = free!

  • Art Lab portrait drawings

    Drop In & Make Art

    Come experiment with us in the Fisher Art Lab, where everyone's an artist. Drop-in hours Thursdays through Sundays on the museum's lower level.

  • Late Nights, Great Nights

    . . . how about a date night? BAMPFA is open til 9 Fridays and Saturdays.

  • Crowd at an art opening

    Join Us!

    Members receive free admission to exhibitions and many events, discounted film tickets, invitations to openings, and much more. It's your all-access pass to BAMPFA!

  • Free First Thursdays

    Visit the BAMPFA galleries with no admission charge the first Thursday of each month.  

In Person

The curator leads a gallery talk on the exhibition Charles Howard: A Margin of Chaos.

The BAMPFA curator discusses her methodology and process in developing and organizing the current exhibition Charles Howard: A Margin of Chaos.

Full: Ritual

  • Sep 6, 7 PM

Cedar Sigo reads his work, Voicehandler play their intuitive, incantatory music, and Frank Haines brings his trademark magical musical montage to an evening programmed by Land and Sea. 

The author introduces and signs her new book, Fray: Art and Textile Politics, and talks with art historian Richard Meyer and artist Angela Hennessey.

The first in a series of New Narrative readings features local icons Bellamy and Killian, coeditors of Writers Who Love Too Much: New Narrative 1977–1997.

JJ Peet: Artist's Talk

  • Sep 11, 6:30 PM

The artist talks about his project THE VACANT AMERICAN and what he calls the “Vast Void of image making.”

The artist discusses his current Art Wall commission at BAMPFA and themes relevant to his work.

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