Saturday, February 6, 2016

5 BMA PROGRAMS FOR FEBRUARY 2016

Create, Craft, Correct, Connect & Converse
WHERE: Baltimore Museum of Art, 10 Art Museum Dr., Baltimore

Creative Reuse Workshop: Make a Key Holder
Sat., Feb 6, 11 AM | FREE
Join teaching artist Michael Metcalf to create key holders from recycled materials donated by The Loading Dock. To register, please call 443-573-1836 or email jbraiterman@artbma.org

Big Table Connections: Device Hack
Sat., Feb 6, 2 PM | FREE
Get up close with Jasper Johns' painting Device and make your own motorized devices for mark-making. FutureMakers will bring everything you need for a unique drawing experience.

Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon: African-American Artists
Sat, Feb 13, 2-5 PM | FREE
Create, update, and improve Wikipedia entries pertaining to the lives and works of African-American artists in the BMA collection. Library resources and light refreshments provided. Please bring your laptop and power cord. 

Open Hours: Out4Justice
Sat, Feb 20, 2 PM | FREE
Your vote is your voice. Join Diamonte Brown, director of Out4Justice, to learn about why voting matters and how to stay informed in this important election year. Out4Justice is an organization that promotes policy reforms to improve the lives of ex-offenders, including the right to vote. When you vote, you help shape civic life in your neighborhood and community.  Sponsored by PNC Bank.

Book Signing: Callaloo•Art
Wed, Feb 24, 4-6 PM | FREE
Join us to launch the newest issue of Callaloo•Art, the premier journal of literature, art, and culture of the African Diaspora. Featured artists include Baltimore artists Joyce Scott, Paul Rucker, Brandon Coley Cox, and Shinique Smith.