Events

April 3, Friday, 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Day Trip: Louise Bourgeois at Vassar College

Join Education Curator Linda Whelihan on this excursion to Vassar College to see textiles and prints by Louise Bourgeois.

April 3, Friday, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

XOX! Share the Love: Artful Tic-Tac-Toe during Gallery Walk

Experience artist Lynn Herring’s XOX! Share the Love, a re-engineered tic-tac-toe game designed to “Make America Relate Again.”

April 8, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Artist Talk: Roger Clark Miller

Roger Clark Miller discusses his multimedia installation and performs ambient “dream-state guitar.”

April 15, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

In Sight: What the Unseen are Holding for Society

Therapist Kurt White discusses why we avert our eyes when we see someone living on the street.

April 18, Saturday, 1 p.m.

Curator Tour: Katherine Gass Stowe

Katherine Gass Stowe leads a tour of “Steven Kinder: 552,830” and “Alison Wright: Grit and Grace, Women at Work.”

April 23, Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

In Pursuit of Disobedient Women

Dionne Searcey discusses her work as West Africa bureau chief for The New York Times.

April 25, Saturday, 3-4:30 p.m.

Hidden in the Hills: John Gibson Studio

BMAC members are invited to visit the studio of painter John Gibson.

May 1, Friday, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Talking Mail Art with Shmuel during Gallery Walk

Mail artist Stuart Copans (“Shmuel”) will chat with Museum visitors during Gallery Walk.

May 3, Sunday, 4 p.m.

Homelessness: The Big Picture

Professor Thomas Byrne speaks about the large-scale forces contributing to homelessness in the United States.

May 9, Saturday, 9 a.m.–12 p.m.

Workshop: Bugs and Blooms

Join us for this drop-in family workshop to make art inspired by Wesley Fleming’s glass wildflowers and insects!

May 14, Thursday, 7 p.m.

No Place Like Home: Housing in Windham County

This panel discussion will consider homelessness in Windham County in the context of shortages in affordable, workforce, and market-rate housing.

May 15, Friday, 7 p.m.

An Evening of Tibetan Music with Migmar Tsering

Musician and storyteller Migmar Tsering, a Tibetan refugee who has lived in Vermont since 2011, plays traditional music on the dramyin, a long-necked, seven-string lute.

May 20, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Surprise! You’ve Got Mail Art

A panel discussion with mail artists Chuck Welch (CrackerJack Kid), Stuart Copans (Shmuel), and Gabrielle Dietzel.

May 26, Tuesday, 5:30 p.m.

Food for Thought: Homelessness in Brattleboro

A casual supper at which staff of Groundworks and others involved in addressing homelessness in Brattleboro will share information and answer questions.

June 5, Friday, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Talking Mail Art with Shmuel during Gallery Walk

Mail artist Stuart Copans (“Shmuel”) will chat with Museum visitors during Gallery Walk.

June 11, Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

Artist Talk: Steven Rose

Steven Rose discusses his immersive installation For/While (2020.01)

July 18, Saturday, 10-5 p.m.

Free Family Day 2020

Watch art being made, make your own artwork, enjoy snacks and live music, and view the current exhibits. Free all day!

October 18, Sunday 5:30 p.m.

13th Annual Domino Toppling Extravaganza

This iconic annual spectacle and crowd favorite returns to BMAC for the thirteenth year in a row.

October 13-22, 2020

ARTravel: Sunny Portugal

BMAC presents a trip to sunny Portugal, with destinations including the picturesque Estoril Coast, the Alentejo winemaking region, and the white sand beaches of the Algarve. Portugal is waiting for you!