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September 26, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Llu Mulvaney-Stanak
Title: Communication Director, BCA
Phone: 802-865-5355
Email address:lmulvaneystanak@burlingtoncityarts.org 
  BCA Hires Heather Ferrell as the New Curator and Director of Exhibitions...
September 22, 2016
Burlington, VT (Friday, September 23, 2016): Now entering its fourth year, Of Land and Local: Watershed continues its commitment to the creation of new work through site-specific and place-based art making as well as community programming that encourages critical dialogue. As an ongoing...
July 19, 2016

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CONTACT Llu Mulvaney-Stanak
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E lmulvaneystanak@burlingtoncityarts.org

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Burlington City Arts Announces 2016 Community Fund Grant Recipients 16 local Artists and Small Organizations Funded

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June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016

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UVM Medical Center: Michael Carrese, (802) 847-2886                                                                  

Burlington City Arts: Llu Mulvaney-Stanak,  802-865-5355

 

UVM Medical Center’s Vermont Art Collection...

June 21, 2016

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June 13, 2016

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Burlington, VT: (June 13, 2016): Burlington City Arts is...

June 7, 2016

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Burlington, VT:  (June 7, 2016) Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce that a recipient has been selected for the 2016 Herb Lockwood Prize, the largest...

April 18, 2016

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April 4, 2016

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P 802-865-5356
E skatz@burlingtoncityarts.org

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March 4, 2016

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is very pleased to announce the  newly formed Burlington City Arts Community Fund, a fund in its pilot year providing $35,000 to Burlington-based practicing artists, creative professionals, or small arts organizations. The City of...

February 24, 2016

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Burlington, VT:  Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the upcoming exhibition, Industry Practice, at the Vermont Metro Gallery. The exhibition, showcasing work by artist Carrie Dickason, opens on Thursday...

January 14, 2016

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to present three new exhibitions at The BCA Center on Church Street; Dysfunction, Navigating Memory: Exploring Place and After Icarus at The Vermont Metro Gallery....

January 8, 2016

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Burlington, VT: The Barbara Smail Award was established in 2003 by friends and family of Barbara Smail, a well-loved and highly respected artist from the Burlington area who died in the fall of 2001. The award is given on an annual basis to a mid-career, Vermont-...

November 17, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts (BCA) and the South End Arts + Business Association (SEABA) are pleased to announce the group exhibition Made. This exhibition takes place at The SEABA Center on Pine Street in...

November 10, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to present three new exhibitions at The BCA Center on Church Street; Tom Cullins: A Creative Life, Local Sale, and Shapeshifter: A Collection of Work by...

October 21, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is happy to announce the 2015/2016 Fall/Winter Visiting Critic Series. Burlington City Arts' Visiting Critic program is designed to connect Vermont artists with influential arts writers, institutional curators, and commercial...

October 14, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Vermont artist John Brickels installed his latest clay work, Stormwater Street, at ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain last week.  The sculpture was a gift from Burlington City Arts (BCA), created through the planBTV South End project as a way to...

October 7, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce newly hired Development Director, Lucia Campriello. Lucia joined BCA in September, 2015 as the Development Director, a role where she is responsible for developing and implementing fundraising initiatives...

October 5, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce a newly created banner in City Hall Park, featuring an award received by longtime Burlington area musicians Rick and the Ramblers. The banner is printed with the words “Home of the “Best Western Swing Song”...

September 17, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts (BCA), in conjunction with Vermont State Parks, Shelburne Farms and Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, are pleased to announce Of Land & Local 2015, the 3rd annual statewide exploration of contemporary art....

July 15, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts (BCA), in conjunction with Vermont State Parks, Shelburne Farms and Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, are pleased to announce Of Land & Local 2015, the 3rd...

July 7, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to present the 8th annual Festival of Fools, a free, fun for all ages street festival taking place in downtown Burlington, kicking off Friday, July 31st at 5pm with the musical guests...

June 17, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce four new exhibitions at The BCA Center on Church Street; Milton Rosa-Ortiz: An Ode to Time, Jean Luc Dushime: A Global Connection, and Abstract Spotlight at The Vermont...

June 16, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the second recipient of the Herb Lockwood Prize - the largest prize of its kind in Vermont. Fine artist and typographer Claire Van Vliet from Newark, Vermont received the $10,000 prize during a press...

June 11, 2015

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Contact:     Sandrine Thibault
        Planning & Zoning, City of Burlington
        sthibault@burlingtonvt.gov
        802.865.7193

BURLINGTON, VT – After months of workshops, artist engagement projects, research and discussion, a draft...

June 11, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce an upcoming exhibition at The BCA Center on Church Street; Rick Norcross: The Faces of Rock and Roll- 1964 to 1974. This exhibition will feature photography of famous artists taken by musician and writer...

June 11, 2015

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Contact:     
        Andrea Grayson   
        Burlington City Arts
        agrayson@burlingtoncityarts.org
        802.865.

Live performances scheduled for week of June 15th: Crossing Pine - a walking performance by Kate Donnelly...

June 4, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce that a recipient has been selected for the 2015 Herb Lockwood Prize, the largest annual arts prize in Vermont. The Herb Lockwood Prize aims to reward the pinnacle of arts leadership by shining a light on the...

April 13, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is proud to announce the 2015 Barbara Smail Award winner, Vermont artist Clark Derbes. The announcement was made during the opening reception of Sumru Tekin’s (2014 Barbara Smail Award Winner) exhibition One Day at The BCA Center...

March 31, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce three new exhibitions at The BCA Center on Church Street; Thomas Brennan: Darkness From Light, Sumru Tekin: One Day, and Back to Nature at The Vermont Metro Gallery. Exhibitions open Friday, April 10th, 2015...

March 25, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce receiving a Vermont Public Places Honor Award along with Wagner Hodgson Landscape Architecture and Lincoln Brown. This biennial award given by the Vermont Chapter of the American Society of Landscape...

March 5, 2015

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Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce a request for proposals for inclusion in the 2015 exhibition Of Land & Local. Of Land & Local is an annual multidisciplinary, state-wide exhibition designed to initiate a dialogue about issues surrounding the...

January 28, 2015

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Contact:     
Sandrine Thibault
Planning & Zoning, City of Burlington
sthibault@burlingtonvt.gov
802.865.7193

BURLINGTON, VT – For 3+ days next month, part of the empty, enormous Burlington Food Service building on Pine Street will...

January 22, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts (BCA) and the owner of Burlington Town Center (BTC) are working together on a novel art project and they are inviting the Burlington community from elementary school children and high school teens to our seniors to create and...

January 21, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the new exhibition, Taking Pictures, opening Friday, January 30th on the First and Second Floors of The BCA Center on Church Street, with a reception from 5:00-8:00pm. Taking Pictures features work in...

January 14, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the new exhibition, In Motion, opening Friday, January 30th at Vermont Metro Gallery on Church Street, with a reception from 5:00-8:00pm. Exhibited in the Vermont Metro Gallery, the new commercial...

January 12, 2015

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Burlington, VT: Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce a grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation. BCA will receive $100,000 over the next two years for the purpose of commissioning new art work through residency projects and exhibition at The BCA Center on Church...

December 9, 2014

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Burlington, VT:  (December 9, 2014) Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the 2014 Holiday Artist Market, taking place Friday, December 19th from 4:00-8:00pm and Saturday, December 20th from 10:00am-6:00pm. The Holiday Artist Market is located at Contois...

November 20, 2014

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Burlington, VT:  (November 20, 2014): Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the new exhibition, Preoccupied, opening Thursday, December, 4th at Vermont Metro Gallery on Church Street, with a reception from 5:30-7:30pm. Exhibited in the Vermont Metro...

November 10, 2014

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Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the two new contemporary exhibitions, Peter Heller, and Local Sale 2014, opening Friday, November 21st at The BCA Center on Church Street in Burlington with a reception from 5:30-7:30pm. Peter Heller’s abstract paintings...

October 9, 2014

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Of Land and Local Speaker Series Examines Local Food Systems and Food Culture in Vermont

Burlington, VT:  (October 9, 2014) Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce a speaker series associated with the second annual state-wide contemporary exhibition Of...

September 30, 2014

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BCA’s Contemporary Exhibition Of Land and Local 2014 Opens at Shelburne Farms Coach Barn on October 9th

Burlington, VT:  (September 30, 2014) Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the second annual state-wide contemporary exhibition Of Land and Local...

September 23, 2014

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Four Vermont Artists Featured In Cradle and All Exhibition at Vermont Metro Gallery

Burlington, VT:  (September 23, 2014): Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the new exhibition, Cradle and All, opening Thursday, October 2nd at Vermont Metro Gallery on...

September 9, 2014

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BCA’s Contemporary Exhibition Of Land and Local 2014 Opens at 5 Locations Statewide in September

Burlington, VT:  (September 9, 2014) Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the second annual state-wide contemporary exhibition Of Land and Local 2014....

September 3, 2014

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A Night of French Film and Music in City Hall Park

Burlington, VT:  (September 3, 2014) Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce an evening of French films and music, entitled Films On The Green, Thursday, September 11th in City Hall Park in Burlington....

August 28, 2014

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BCA brings Wood Fire Kiln and Artists in Residence to Pine Street During Art Hop

Burlington, VT:  (August 28, 2014) Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce a special art education event taking place during The South End Art and Business Association’s...

August 21, 2014

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August 21, 2014

Burlington City Arts Receives Major Gift And Grant Totaling $200,000: Our Town Grant From The National Endowment For The Arts And Matching Challenge Gift From The Stiller Family

Burlington, VT: It is with great gratitude and excitement...

July 23, 2014

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Three Vermont Artists Featured in Summer Contemporary Exhibition At Vermont Metro Gallery

Burlington, VT:  (July 23, 2014): Burlington City Arts is pleased to announce the new contemporary exhibition, Solé , opening Thursday, July 31st at Vermont Metro Gallery...

July 16, 2014

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Two New Contemporary Group Exhibitions with 15 Artists at The BCA Center in July 

Burlington, VT: (July 16, 2014): Burlington City Arts is pleased to present two new contemporary exhibitions opening July 25th at the BCA Center on Church Street in Burlington....