Baltimore Museum of Art Acquires Pacita Abad's 'African Mephisto' print: In recent years, the BMA has expanded its holdings by women artists and artists of color with contemporary works on paper by Pacita Abad, Sanford Biggers, Julie Mehretu, Wangechi Mutu, Faith Ringgold, and Kara Walker, among others.

21 June 2021

Over the course of winter and spring 2021, the BMA acquired 175 objects by purchase and gift that encompass an extensive range of contemporary art across media, as well as historic objects that add artistic and cultural significance to the museum’s collections. Most are the first by the artist in the BMA’s collection.