Past Events

February 18, Sunday, 1-3:30 p.m.

Lunar New Year Festival & Potluck

Festival and potluck in celebration of the Lunar New Year. Activities for all ages.

February 17, Saturday, 7 p.m.

Concert: UMASS Percussion Ensemble

The UMASS Percussion Ensemble performs contemporary works for percussion.

February 3, Saturday, 7:30 p.m.

15th Annual Collegiate A Cappella Concert

This popular annual event returns to the Latchis Theater in downtown Brattleboro.

January 26, Friday, 6 p.m.

Yoga at the Museum: Cat, Cow, Downward Dog

Enjoy a gentle yoga class surrounded by images of animals in contemporary art.

January 21, Sunday, 11:30 a.m.

Postcard Party with VT’s Local Love Brigade

Make love-filled postcards to support victims of hate.

January 20, Saturday, 11 a.m.

Vermont Raptors: Birds of Prey

Raptor expert Michael Clough brings live hawks, owls, and falcons to BMAC.

January 18, Thursday, 7 p.m.

Lecture: The Alhambra in Time

Art historian Felicity Ratte discusses the history of the Alhambra, inspiration for the work of Anila Quayyum Agha.

January 13, Saturday, 11 a.m.

Opening of Open Call NXNE 2018

Join us for a brunch reception celebrating the opening of Open Call NXNE 2018.

January 11, Thursday, 7 p.m.

Artist Talk: Joan O’Beirne

Artist Joan O’Beirne, whose installation “The Scarf” is on view in the East Gallery, discusses her work.

December 8-10 & 14-16

Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

Vermont Theatre Company presents Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” at BMAC.

Deadline: December 14

Call for Entries: VT Scholastic Art & Writing Awards 2018

VT students in grades 7-12 are eligible to win scholarships and exhibition opportunities.

December 3, Sunday, 1 p.m.

Exhibit Tour: Touchstones, Totems, Talismans

Chief curator Mara Williams and several exhibiting artists discuss Touchstones, Totems, Talismans.

November 30, Thursday, 7 p.m.

Gallery Talk: In-Sight Exposed

Curator Rachel Portesi discusses the exhibit In-Sight Exposed.

November 28, Tuesday, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Fun With Food & Art

This fun collaboration with the Brattleboro Food Co-op is suitable for all ages.

November 19, Sunday, 4-6 p.m.

Cut-Paper Workshop with Adrienne Ginter

Artist Adrienne Ginter shares some of the techniques she uses in her enchanting artwork.

Deadline: November 13

Call for Entries: OPEN CALL NXNE 2018

OPEN CALL NXNE 2018 will showcase works on paper.

November 9-12, 2017

Tenth Annual LEGO Contest & Exhibit

Design and build an original LEGO structure, and display it at BMAC!

November 8-9, 2017


Closed to install LEGOs. We apologize for any inconvenience.

November 2, Thursday, 7 p.m.

Lecture: Geological History of the Connecticut River Valley

Retired geologist David Howell recounts 350 million years of local geological history.

October 24, Tuesday, 6 p.m.

Ruggles & Hunt Fall Fashion Show

Local models strut their stuff in Ruggles & Hunt’s Fall Fashion Show at BMAC.

October 13, Friday, 5:30 p.m.

Opening of Five New Exhibits

BMAC members are invited to a reception celebrating the opening of four new exhibits.

September 24, Sunday, 1 p.m.

Gallery Talk: Roger Sandes

Artist Roger Sandes and BMAC Chief Curator Mara Williams discuss Sandes’s work.

September 7, Thursday, 7 p.m.

Artist Talk: Mary Admasian

In conjunction with the exhibit Boundaries, Balance, and Confinement, Mary Admasian discusses her work.

September 1-4

The Great Canoe-dle Doodle

Combine your creative impulses with your love of the great outdoors!

September 1, Friday, 5:30 p.m.

Circus at the Museum

Aerialists and acrobats from New England Center for Circus Arts perform at the museum during Gallery Walk.

September 1, Friday, 5:30 p.m.

Opening of Constellations: Roger Sandes

Celebrate the opening of the new exhibit Constellations: Roger Sandes.

August 17, Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

Artist Talk: Nathalie Miebach

Nathalie Miebach discusses her use of basket-weaving techniques to examine extreme weather events.

August 8, Tuesday, 10-4:30

Workshop: Folded Baskets with Jackie Abrams

Acclaimed fiber artist Jackie Abrams leads a hands-on workshop for teachers and others.

August 6, Sunday, 4:30 p.m.

Summer Garden Party

Join us for a summer garden party featuring farm-to-table fare, fine wine, and live music in a picturesque setting.

August 4, Friday, 5:30 p.m.

Caterpillar Lab

The award-winning traveling Caterpillar Lab stops at BMAC during Gallery Walk.

July 26, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.

Hidden Nantucket: Art, Literature, and the Sea

Tim Weed and Julia Jensen discuss Nantucket’s artistic, literary, and historical legacy.

July 18, Tuesday, 5:30 p.m.

Book Signing: Wolf Kahn

Wolf Kahn will be on hand to chat with visitors and sign books, posters, and prints.

July 7, Friday, 5:30 p.m.

Chalk the Walk

Our front walk is your blank canvas during Brattleboro’s monthly Gallery Walk.

June 23, Friday, 5:30 p.m.

Opening of Six New Exhibits

Join us for a cocktail reception celebrating the opening of six new exhibits.

June 17, Saturday, 11 a.m.

GLASSTASTIC Closing Celebration

Come bid farewell to the lovable creatures of GLASSTASTIC.

June 1, Thursday, 7 p.m.

Gallery Talk: Mary Welsh

Artist Mary Welsh and BMAC Chief Curator Mara Williams discuss Welsh’s work.

May 19, Friday, 7 p.m.

Concert: New Music for Percussion

Rose Martin performs percussion music by Christian Wolff and Stuart Saunders Smith

May 18, Thursday, 7 p.m.

Artist Talk: Paul Shore

Paul Shore discusses his four-year effort to draw every item in his home.

May 12, Friday, 7:30 p.m.

The Brattleboro Quick Draw

Watch three professional cartoonists battle it out in a Quick Draw showdown.

May 6, Saturday, 2 p.m.

Hidden in the Hills: Robert DuGrenier Studio

Attend a glass blowing demonstration by Robert DuGrenier at his studio in Townshend, Vermont.