A Note to our Audiences
While our spaces remain closed due to Covid-19, the spirit of BAM is very much alive. Be sure to peruse our current offerings and keep an eye on this page as we’ll be continuously rolling out new programs and events—all designed for the virtual space—as a way to stay responsive to what’s going on, both at BAM and in the world at large.
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BAM Virtual Gala 2020

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Cate Blanchett
Jeanne Donovan Fisher
Zadie Smith

Brooklyn Youth Chorus
Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch’s Julie Anne Stanzak
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Hope Boykin
St. Vincent
(exclusive performance only available during the event)
(Note: contains explicit language)

DJ Eli Escobar

Artistic direction by Maureen Towey

All donations made help ensure BAM’s place as the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas. In support of our neighbors, 10% of donations made during the gala will go to The Brooklyn Hospital Center.

Performance texts
Brooklyn Youth Chorus singing Philip Glass’s Liquid Days
Alvin Ailey Dance Theater’s Hope Boykin reading Zadie Smith
St. Vincent lyrics

For a full list of gala supporters, click here

Art Auction
BAM Art Auction
BAM Art Auction
The annual BAM Art Auction is live now! Bid on works by Katherine Bernhardt, Katherine Bradford, Peter Halley, Daniel Heidkamp, Doron Langberg, Anna Park, Kenny Rivero, Richard Serra, Erin Shirreff, Chloe Wise, and many more through May 27. Support the art you love today.

BAM Art Auction Committee 

Auction Committee Co-Chairs
Tony Bechara and Mark Diker, BAM Board
Auction Committee
Helena Anrather; Stephanie Baptiste, Medium Tings; Jayne Baum, JHB Gallery; Christian Camacho-Light; Elizabeth Denny; Denny Dimin Gallery; Derek Eller, Derek Eller Gallery; Erin Goldberger, Half Gallery; Emily Havens; Ebony L. Hayes, Martos Gallery; Patton Hindle, Kickstarter; Ambre Kelly, SPRING BREAK; Nera Lerner, Danziger Gallery; Lauren Marinaro, Marinaro; Lizanne Merrill; Larry Ossei-Mensah, Independent Curator; Chris Rawson, David Zwirner; Margot Samel, GRIMM; Julie Saul, Julie Saul Projects; Hadley Vogel, The East Hampton Shed; Max Warsh, NADA; Nicole Will, Will Art Advisory


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