Wednesday, October 18, 2017


WHERE: American Visionary Art Museum, 800 Key Hwy • Baltimore

Robot FamilyEducator Open House

Thursday, October 19, 4–7pm. Free!

Educators of all kinds are invited to this special event where you can collect visionary resources for the classroom and learn about the educational programming here at AVAM. MORE INFO >>

luminary lanterns!Free Fall Halloween Celebration

Thursday, October 26, 4–7pm. Free!

Join us for another freaky Free Fall Halloween Celebration! Enjoy free museum admission and a free lumin-eerie lantern workshop. MORE INFO AND ONLINE RSVP >>

imageFree Art Talk on "The Miracle at Midnight"

Tuesday, November 7, 10:30am–12pm. Free!

In conjunction with our current show Reverend Albert Wagner: Miracle at Midnight, Art Professor Emeritus Gene Kangas provides a lecture on Wagner, with whom he had a 30-year friendship. MORE INFO >>

imageMosaic Workshop with Rick Shelley

Saturday, November 11, 10am–4pm

Learn the ancient art of mosaic, along with a variety of techniques. Walk away with your own finished piece of art! MORE INFO >>

imageA Trip to the New Moon: AVAM's Celestial Gala

Saturday, November 18, 5–11pm

You're invited to a cosmic celebration honoring Pulitzer Prize-nominated author, poet and naturalist Diane Ackerman. Her acclaimed works include The Zookeeper's Wife. We also honor Richard Garriott, astronaut, video game designer, and the first person to organize an art exhibition in space. MORE INFO >>

imageSounds of Silents: A Night of Music and Silent Shorts with Alloy Orchestra

Saturday, November 18, 8:30pm–11:30pm

Enjoy Alloy's Orchestra live accompaniment to silent film shorts using an outrageous assemblage of peculiar objects. Enjoy pre-movie nibbles, drinks, and music by DJ Carl Jr of Collective DJs. MORE INFO >>

Villa's Universe by Margaret Munz-Losch. Colored pencil. Courtesy of Megan Hurdle.Just Opened: The Great Mystery Show

October 7, 2017 – September 2, 2018

From psychics to physicists, The Great Mystery Show artfully peels away the veil of the unknown! The exhibit playfully explores Mystery as that one secret power behind great art, science, and pursuit of the sacred. MORE INFO >>

imageReverend Albert Lee Wagner: Miracle At Midnight

Now on View

Visit the first national retrospective of the Reverend Albert Lee Wagner’s work. His “story pictures” are a rich visual testimony to a life begun amidst dire poverty, to one that devolved into excess and lust, and finally one that attained spiritual peace and a love for all humanity. MORE INFO >>

For menus, reservations and private parties visit,

or call 410-752-1000 for reservations • AVAM Members receive 10% discount

Winner: “50 Best Restaurants in Baltimore 2015” by the Baltimore Sun

*“Early Bird” Offer applies to events held between November 24 – December 30, 2017. Reservation and signed confirmation agreement required. $100 “Bonus Bucks “Gift Card will be given at the conclusion of the event. Offer valid for future purchases. “Bonus Bucks” card valid January 1 – February 13, 2018.