January 12 - March 2, 2019

Open Call NXNE 2019 is a juried exhibit showcasing established, mid-career, and emerging artists working in paint.


Open Call NXNE 2019 is open to artists who live in New England or New York. Eligible media include paint of any kind on any support. Submissions must not exceed 108 inches in height.


To apply for inclusion in OPEN CALL NXNE 2019, submit an application form, images of up to four works, and a non-refundable application fee of $30 by Monday, November 12 at 11:59 p.m. (A discounted fee of $20 is available to BMAC members.)

Applications must be submitted online. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered.

Click here to apply to OPEN CALL NXNE 2019


All submissions will be reviewed and selections made by Miles McEnery of Miles McEnery Gallery, NY. Selections will be announced by Friday, December 7.


Miles McEnery Gallery presents exhibitions by a multi-generational roster of artists whose works are linked by their drive to discover the points at which the paths of pleasure and knowledge intersect.


Exhibition dates: January 12 – March 2, 2019

Opening reception: Saturday, January 12 at 11 a.m.

Artists must deliver their work to BMAC “ready to hang” on either Friday, January 4 or Monday, January 7, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Two-dimensional work must be framed in advance or otherwise made ready for simple installation. Artists whose work involves complex installation will be expected to facilitate the installation process in person.

After the exhibition closes, artists must retrieve their work from BMAC, assisting with complex de-installation as necessary, on March 3, 4, or 5, specific date and time to be determined.

All costs associated with delivery, pickup, or shipment of artwork to/from BMAC, as well as any costs associated with the purchase, rental, or use of specialized installation equipment not available at BMAC, must be borne by the artist.

All artwork will be fully insured by BMAC while it is in BMAC’s care.

BMAC reserves the right to make all installation decisions, including the possible exclusion of any works selected by the juror and delivered by the artist.

Click here to apply to OPEN CALL NXNE 2019


Check these Frequently Asked Questions or contact Exhibitions Manager Sarah Freeman at or 802-257-0124, ext. 102.