BAM’s New U.S. Citizens Membership Program

BAM’s New U.S. Citizens Membership ProgramMission | Vision | History BAM Directory Employment Annual Reports Press Room Non-profit Donation Requests Art Resources / FAQ BOISE ART MUSEUM ANNOUNCES New U.S. Citizens Membership Program Boise Art Museum is pleased to announce BAM’s New U.S. Citizens Membership Program. This new initiative provides free, one-year, family-level memberships to newly naturalized U.S. citizens living in Idaho within one year of naturalization. By inviting new U.S. citizens to become members of the Museum and welcoming... Read More >>

Sara Joyce artwork donation to the Boise Art Museum

Sara Joyce artwork donation to the Boise Art MuseumMission | Vision | History BAM Directory Employment Annual Reports Press Room Non-profit Donation Requests Art Resources / FAQ BOISE ART MUSEUM ANNOUNCES Sara Joyce artwork donation to the Boise Art Museum Boise Art Museum is pleased to announce a donation from the Family of Artist Sara Joyce of three artworks by the Idaho artist. The gift includes the following works: Ladder, ceramic; Mamie, mixed media sculpture; and Excavation, oil on canvas.... Read More >>

Melanie Fales, BAM’s Executive Director/CEO selected for The Getty Leadership Institute

Melanie Fales, BAM’s Executive Director/CEO selected for The Getty Leadership InstituteMission | Vision | History BAM Directory Employment Annual Reports Press Room Non-profit Donation Requests Art Resources / FAQ BOISE ART MUSEUM ANNOUNCES Melanie Fales, BAM’s Executive Director/CEO selected for The Getty Leadership Institute The Getty Leadership Institute (GLI) at Claremont Graduate University (CGU) has announced that Melanie Fales, Boise Art Museum’s Executive Director/CEO, is among the selection of museum leaders from throughout the world who will participate in its... Read More >>

2017 Idaho Triennial: Call to Artists

The Boise Art Museum invites Idaho artists to submit artwork to be considered for the 2017 Idaho Triennial. The Triennial is Idaho’s premiere exhibition opportunity for Idaho artists. Held every three years, the Triennial is a statewide, juried art exhibition that reflects the quality and diversity of artwork being created in Idaho…

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BAM Trees

Exciting changes are in store for BAM’s landscaping, improving Museum visibility and opening up new possibilities for welcoming our visitors…

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NEA funding awarded to BAM for Minidoka exhibition

The National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service announced $797,500 in 33 grants in 16 states, including an award of $30,000 to the Boise Art Museum to support the development of an exhibition, Minidoka: Artist as Witness (October 8, 2016 – January 15, 2017), related to the Minidoka National Historic Site, a World War II Japanese internment camp in 1940s Idaho…

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BAM awarded national re-accreditation by American Association of Museums

In December 2007 Boise Art Museum (BAM) received an award of re-accreditation from the American Association of Museums (AAM). A letter to BAM from Dr. Ford W. Bell, President, AAM, states, “Through your participation in the accreditation process, you demonstrate that you, your staff, and trustees are publicly committed to upholding and sustaining the highest standards and practices in the museum community…

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