BMAC in the News

Five new exhibits: Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
Rutland Herald (6/19/21)

Three Artists’ Books in Celebration of Juneteenth
Metmuseum.org (6/17/21)

Five new exhibits to open, reception planned
Brattleboro Reformer (6/17/21)

Five new exhibits open at BMAC on June 19
The Commons (6/9/21)

Reflection: On Kenny Rivero’s Exhibition ‘Palm Oil, Rum, Honey, Yellow Flowers’
Vermont Public Radio (5/27/21)

The Brattleboro Museum & Art Center Hosts Children of the Sun
Art & Object (5/18/21)

Museum names new education and community engagement manager
Brattleboro Reformer (5/13/21)

BMAC hosts celebration of spring exhibits, opening of new outdoor exhibits on May 15
The Commons (5/12/21)

Digital artist Anne Spalter discusses NFTs in BMAC online talk
The Commons (5/5/21)

Jennifer Mack-Watkins: Children of the Sun
Airmail (5/3/21)

The T List: Five Things We Recommend This Week | Never-before-seen drawings by Kenny Rivero, a new tableware line from Yotam Ottolenghi — and more.
The New York Times Style Magazine (4/29/21)

Vermont exhibit spotlights the promise of Black youth past and future
VTDigger.org (4/26/21)

Creating the Dolls Pecola Needed: Jennifer Mack-Watkins in Conversation
Burnaway (4/22/21)

Zoom conversation to focus on Kenny Rivero’s exhibit at BMAC
Brattleboro Reformer (4/22/21)

New BMAC exhibit marks loss and offers hope in pandemic year
The Commons (4/21/21) 

BMAC hosts online discussion of Black identity and representation in art
The Commons (4/21/21)

Jennifer Mack-Watkins’s Newest Exhibit Is An Ode To The Beauty Of Black Youth
Bust Magazine (4/10/21)

Bike camps for girls, a whimsical glass exhibit in Vermont, and getting ready to ride the rails
Boston Globe (4/8/21)

Kenny Rivero: Palm Oil, Rum, Honey, Yellow Flowers
AIR MAIL (4/7/21)

Inspired By Vermonter’s 1890s Poem, Artist Celebrates Positive Black Representation
Vermont Public Radio (4/3/21)

Lost & Found: Kenny Rivero Redraws a Personal Landscape of New York
Elephant (3/29/21)

Glasstastic at BMAC. LeWitt at ICA.
Artful (3/25/21)

11 Must-See Black Art Exhibitions Opening This Spring
Essence (3/24/21)

BMAC marks 10 years of Glasstastic
The Commons (3/25/21)

Three Things to See in Vermont This Spring (Including Baby Lambs!)
Seven Days (3/23/21)

Kenny Rivero | Palm Oil, Rum, Honey, Yellow Flowers at BMAC
Flaunt (3/19/21)

9 Art Exhibitions Worth Masking Up for This Spring
Vogue (3/19/21)

Glass Imaginations
Keene Sentinel (3/18/21)

10th annual Glasstastic showcases cross-country talent
Brattleboro Reformer (3/18/21)

Kenny Rivero Is Painting the Monsters We Choose to Ignore
Interview Magazine (3/17/21)

Five new exhibits opening at BMAC
Eagle Times (3/17/21)

Celebrating Black Children in America
The New York Times (3/8/21)

Brattleboro Museum Ice Fishing Culture, Community, Conservation
Fish Nerds Fishing Podcast (2/27/21)

Ashfield photographer’s “Ice Visions” on display at Brattleboro Museum and Art Center
Greenfield Recorder (2/19/21)

Museum hosts talk on cultural history of sneakers
Brattleboro Reformer 2/18/21

Three artists will discuss how they get inspiration from waste in the oceans
The Commons (2/17/21)

Vermont Youth recognized for excellence in art, writing
The Commons (2/10/21) 

The ice shanty is a Vermont institution. The Brattleboro Museum & Art Center calls it art, too
Burlington Free Press (2/9/21)

Not just a shack: The art of ice fishing
Brattleboro Reformer (2/8/21)

Art Out: Erik Hoffner: Ice Vision, Lucas Blalok: Florida, 1989, Begin Anew
Musée Magazine (2/5/21)

Artful Ice Shanties on view this month at Retreat Farm
The Commons (2/3/21)

New program connects nonprofits with kids
The Commons (2/3/21)

Hooked on Ice
Keene Sentinel (1/28/21)

Artful Ice Shanties on view at Retreat Farm, Feb 13-28
Vermont Business Magazine (1/29/21)

BMAC presents online screening of film about artist Robert De Niro Sr.
The Commons (1/20/21)

The Critic’s Notebook
The New Criterion (1/19/21)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center presents exhibits, events on ice fishing, shanties
Brattleboro Reformer (1/19/21)

Ice Visions
Living on Earth (1/15/21)

Painter Lois Dodd to be subject of online talk
Brattleboro Reformer (1/14/21)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center hosts two online talks on hair exhibit
Brattleboro Reformer (1/14/21)

BMAC hosts two events related to “Hair Portraits”
The Commons (1/13/21)

BMAC hosts online conversation with Lois Dodd and Eric Aho
The Commons (1/7/21)

Steering the Ship: A Q&A with Vermont’s Cultural Leaders | Danny Lichtenfeld
Vermont Arts Council Blog (1/7/21)

Sneaker Sculptures Explore 1990 ‘Great Shoe Spill’
Vermont Public Radio (1/6/21)

A new Brattleboro show focuses on art of Vermont ice fishing
VTDigger.org (1/3/21)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center Rewards a Trip Off the Beaten Path to Vermont
Forbes (12/26/20)

Inaugural art festival to honor Brattleboro’s ice fishing traditions
Keene Sentinel (12/11/20)

Despite pandemic’s shadow, Brattleboro’s downtown riverfront development projects are slowly moving forward
The Commons (12/9/20)

Museum to host discussion with sneaker artist
The Commons (12/9/20)

Overboard, and the Great Sneaker Spill
Artful (12/3/20)

BMAC hosts online talk about figurative painting
The Commons (12/2/20)

Construction on new Vermont Amtrak station set for 2022
WCAX (11/30/20)

Financially strained during the pandemic, museum seeks support
Keene Sentinel (11/30/20)

Sculpting With Hair
Musee (11/30/20)

BMAC, Retreat Farm seek entries for first-ever Artful Ice Shanties Design-Build Competition
The Commons (11/25/20)

Seasonal Must-Sees, From Icy Art to Virtual Fests
Seven Days (11/24/20)

Things to do on a budget this winter in Vermont
The Budget Traveler (11/24/20)

Schuhe auf Achse
Die Presse Schaufenster (11/20/20)

Getting a foothold on artistic expression
Brattleboro Reformer (11/17/20)

Gimme a Head With Hair
Artful (11/11/20)

250 Nike di cartone. Una mostra nel Vermont
Artribune (11/9/20)

#MustFollow: Hair Portraits, o projeto que captura a essência do cabelo ao estilo vitoriano
Miranda by Sapo (11/5/20)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center Exhibit Highlights Untold Story
Brattleboro Reformer (11/4/20)

Review: Vermont | Rachel Portesi: Hair Portraits
Art New England (11/4/20)

Brattleboro Museum : Rachel Portesi : Hair Portraits
L’Oeil de la Photographie (11/4/20)

BMAC looks at art movements in new light
The Commons (11/4/20)

These Nikes Are Trash
Monster Children (11/2/20)

How ‘The Great Shoe Spill of 1990’ Inspired a Modern Sneaker Art Installation
Sports Illustrated (11/2/20)

Washington Artist Turns Trash into Air Jordans
Inside Hook (10/31/20)

Rachel Portesi’s Beautiful Wet Plate Collodion Hair Portraits
Juxtapoz (10/30/20)

Uncommon Response to an Uncommon Ocean Spill
Organikos (10/30/20)

Andy Yoder: Overboard
Surface Magazine (10/29/20)

Artist Fashions Nike Air Jordan 5s From Trash
Smithsonian Magazine (10/28/20)

Museum to host annual Lego contest, exhibit
The Commons (10/28/20)

An Artist Has Made Air Jordan 5s Out of Recycled Consumer Packaging
Observer (10/27/20)

If the Shoe Floats
The New York Times (10/26/20)

Artist Rachel Portesi On Defying The Male Gaze With Her Sculptural Tintype “Hair Portraits”
British Vogue (10/26/20)

Meet the Artist Using a 100-Year-Old Technique to Depict the Power of Women’s Hair
Vogue (10/25/20)

The Brattleboro Museum & Art Center presents Rachel Portesi: Hair Portraits
The Untitled Magazine (10/23/20)

Countdown to Brattleboro Words Trail starts with BMAC exhibit
The Commons (10/21/20)

Shelter in Place Attractions: October 16 through November 3 — What Will Light Your Home Fires
The Arts Fuse (10/19/20)

Setting them up…to fall
Brattleboro Reformer (10/19/20)

Finding inspiration for Glasstastic ideas
Brattleboro Reformer (10/16/20)

From figurative painting to ice shanties: Brattleboro Museum launches six exhibits for fall
The Commons (10/14/20)

Vermonting: Socially Conscious Art, Shopping and History in Brattleboro
Seven Days (10/07/20)

Playing Brattleship
Brattleboro Reformer (10/6/20)

Sink your “Brattleship” at Gallery Walk
Brattleboro Reformer (10/1/20)

Brattleboro museum plans livestream of ‘solo electric guitar ensemble’
The Commons (9/30/20)

Rescheduled Roger Clark Miller Livestream set for Oct. 1
Brattleboro Reformer (9/23/20)

Museum presentations tie in with current exhibits on homelessness
The Commons (9/9/20)

BMAC hosts curator tour of Kinder portrait exhibit
The Commons (8/19/20)

Museum artist to offer virtual studio tour
The Commons (8/5/20)

Documenting homelessness
The Commons (7/22/20)

Larger-than-life portraits underscore the humanity of homeless in new exhibit
VTDigger.org (07/13/20)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center gets creative about art education during coronavirus pandemic
The Commons (7/1/20)

With larger than life artwork, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center opens Thursday
Brattleboro Reformer (6/17/20)

BMAC plans to reopen on June 18
The Commons (6/10/20)

Museum & Art Center reopens June 18
Brattleboro Reformer (6/8/20) 

Southern Vermont CEDS 2020 Vital Project rankings announced
Vermont Business Magazine (6/3/20)

John Killacky: The arts are essential businesses
VTDigger.org (6/3/20)

Roger Clark Miller to give dream-inspired, solo guitar show
Brattleboro Reformer (5/14/20)

A mail art renaissance is growing in the US–just as the postal service is struggling to survive
The Art Newspaper (5/5/20)

Online talk with author to explore ‘Disobedient Women’
Brattleboro Reformer (4/15/20)

Nationally renowned painter and Marlboro benefactor dies at 92
The Berkeley Beacon (4/4/20)

Wolf Kahn, Who Painted Vibrant Landscapes, is Dead at 92
The New York Times (3/24/20)

Wolf Kahn, celebrated painter of resplendent landscapes, dies at 92
Washington Post (3/19/20)

Wolf Kahn, Vivid Landscape Painter, Dies at 92
ARTnews (3/17/20)

WOLF KAHN (1927–2020)
Artforum (3/17/20)

Vermont artist Wolf Kahn dies at age 92
The Commons (3/18/20)

Southern Vermont artist Wolf Kahn dies at age 92
Brattleboro Reformer (3/16/20)

Vermont artist Wolf Kahn dies at age 92
VTDigger.org (3/16/20)

Arts and crafts, epic cycling adventures, and a phone grip with multiple uses
Boston Globe (3/12/20)

Photography, multimedia, and more
Brattleboro Reformer (3/12/20)

Photographer empowers women at work through photos
Deerfield Valley News (3/12/20)

Eight new exhibits to open at BMAC
Rutland Herald (3/9/20)

Telling the story of homelessness person by person
Brattleboro Reformer, Manchester Journal (3/7/20)

SJA Students Honored in Vermont Scholastic Awards
Caledonian Record (3/4/20)

National Geographic photographer Alison Wright to speak at Next Stage
The Commons (3/4/20)

Museum expansion: Reveling in Brattleboro
Vermont Arts & Living (Winter 2020)

‘Ask the River’ opening at BMAC celebrates the Connecticut
The Commons (2/12/20)

BMAC recognizes Vermont youth for excellence in art, writing
The Commons (2/12/20)

Emily Mason, Who Created Colorful Canvases, Is Dead at 87
The New York Times, (2/7/2020)

Collegiate a cappella groups to sing benefit
Brattleboro Reformer (1/30/20)

Gift from ‘not-those-Sacklers’ to Vermont museum sparks questions
VTDigger.org (1/14/20)

Artist Doug Trump to give free talk at BMAC
The Commons (1/8/20)

New groups added to lineup for annual a cappella benefit concert
The Commons (1/8/20)

An appreciation of Emily Mason: Critics, curators remember Brattleboro abstract artist’s legacy
Brattleboro Reformer (12/27/19) 

Brattleboro looks to develop arts sector as way to boost downtown vitality
VPR (12/19/19)

Emily Mason, artist who ‘adopted’ Brattleboro in 1968, dies at 87
Brattleboro Reformer (12/14/19)

Letter: Additional opportunities with BMAC proposal
Brattleboro Reformer (12/1/19)

BMAC looks back on five decades of work by painter Thelma Appel
The Commons (11/27/19)

Museum director responds to critics of expansion project
Brattleboro Reformer (11/26/19)

BMAC unveils plans for $30 million project
Rutland Herald (11/23/19) 

Our Opinion: A welcome addition to Main Street
Brattleboro Reformer (11/21/19)

$30M project would bring new housing, museum space to downtown Brattleboro
Bennington Banner (11/20/19)

Museum looks to double the number of visitors annually
The Commons (11/20/19)

Brattleboro art museum touts $30M downtown development project
The Keene Sentinel (11/20/19)

A small museum makes big plans for expansion
The Commons (11/20/19)

Early-bird tickets on sale for Brattleboro’s 17th annual a cappella benefit concert
The Commons (11/20/19)

Unveiling of new museum building project
Brattleboro Community TV (11/19/19)

Brattleboro unveils $30 million downtown development project
VTDigger.org (11/19/19)

Plans for multi million dollar project unveiled
NBC5 (11/19/19)

Bringing the museum to Main Street: $30M project would bring new housing, museum space to downtown
Brattleboro Reformer (11/19/19)

Photos: Plastic Fantastic
Brattleboro Reformer (11/4/19)

Think outside the blocks
Deerfield Valley News (11/1/19)

Tarot workshop at Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Oct 30.
VTDigger.org (10/28/19)

BMAC offers Tarot Card workshop
Brattleboro Reformer (10/28/19)

BMAC to host 12th annual Lego Contest & Exhibit
The Commons (10/23/19)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center to host tree ID workshop
Brattleboro Reformer (10/21/19)

YouTube.com (10/19/19)

Trio Sefardi to perform at museum
The Commons (10/9/19)

Brattleboro art exhibit to focus on homelessness
The Keene Sentinel (10/7/19)

Homecoming at the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
Brattleboro Reformer (10/5/19)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center opening a highlight of Gallery Walk
Brattleboro Reformer (10/3/19)

BMAC receives grant to support project on homelessness
The Commons (10/2/19)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center receives grant from the Thomas Thompson Trust to support project on homelessness
VTDigger.org (9/30/19)

Five events not to miss in Southern Vermont
Bennington Banner (9/27/19)

Can you topple this?
Bennington Banner, Brattleboro Reformer, Manchester Journal (9/27/19)

Looking Back Moving Forward: Four Decades of Queer Activism in Vermont
Brattleboro Community Television (9/20/19)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center presents 12th Annual Domino Toppling Extravaganza
The Keene Sentinel (9/20/19)

Toppling dominoes
Rutland Herald (9/19/19)

BMAC presents annual Domino Toppling Extravaganza
The Commons (9/18/19)

Museum to host panel on history of LGBTQ activism in Vermont
The Commons (9/18/19)

Five new exhibits open at Brattleboro Museum & Art Center on Oct. 4
VTDigger.org (9/17/19)

Looking back on four decades of queer activism
Brattleboro Reformer (9/17/19)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center receives Vermont Community Foundation Grant
VTDigger.org (9/12/19)

BMAC receives grant to bring art, music to area Head Start programs
The Commons (9/11/19)

A photographer’s chronicle of the changing American landscape all started in Putney
Brattleboro Reformer (9/5/19)

Photographer Dona Ann McAdams considers her remarkable career
Seven Days (9/4/19)

Vermont artist-farmers to speak about their work at BMAC
The Commons (9/4/19)

‘Ocean’s Edge’ brings the beach to Brattleboro
Rutland Herald (8/24/19)

With ‘Ocean’s Edge’, museum brings the beach to Brattleboro
The Commons (8/21/19)

Internships available for future art professionals
Brattleboro Reformer (8/7/19)

Artist Barbara Takenaga gives free talk at BMAC
The Commons (7/31/19)

10 Places to Explore Art with Kids
The Keene Sentinel (7/31/19)

Artist Timothy Segar gives free talk
Brattleboro Reformer (7/31/19)

Museum & Art Center offers batik workshop
Brattleboro Reformer (7/24/19)

Performance artist brings provocative new show to Putney
Brattleboro Reformer (7/24/19)

Performance artist Karen Finley brings her provocative new show to Next Stage
The Commons (7/24/19)

Picturing social justice, one exposure at a time
Brattleboro Reformer (7/13/19)

John Killacky: Arts and the creative economy
VTDigger.org (7/10/19)

Family Day includes museum tours, food and live music
Brattleboro Reformer (7/10/19)

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center to host free family day
VTDigger.org (7/8/19)

10 things not to miss this summer in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont
UpCountry Magazine (July/August 2019)

BMAC hosts free soundmaking workshop
The Commons (7/3/19)

Review: Vermont / Coincidence Control: Angus McCullough
Art New England (July/August 2019)

Six new exhibits open at BMAC
Rutland Herald (6/22/2019)

A Vermonter’s photographic view of social justice
VTDigger.org (6/16/19)

Dona Ann McAdams: Coming into focus
Rutland Herald (6/15/19)

Six new exhibits open at Brattleboro Museum & Art Center 
Brattleboro Reformer (6/12/19)