Open call for artists - North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show - 27th annual NBOSS

The organizers of the North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show (NBOSS) are delighted to extend an invitation to artists for the 27th annual exhibit. The Artist Application period is now officially open, running from Jan. 1 to March 31.

To apply, visit

Joe Chirchirillo will be curating this year's show for the 12th consecutive year, and Jamie Franklin, Bennington Museum curator, will be organizing NBOSS at the Museum for the fifth year of this partnership.

It is important to note that applications will only be accepted through this online form, and submissions via email will not be considered for participation.

North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show - 26th Annual

Calling all artists!
This year, we're excited to expand our show and showcase even more incredible works of art with our partners the VT Arts Exchange and Bennington Museum. 
We're currently accepting applications from artists of all backgrounds and styles, and we encourage you to spread the word and share this opportunity with fellow creatives.

To apply, submit the Online Application at, or download the pdf application and email it to by April 30th.

And if you have any questions or need further information, please don't hesitate to reach out to us at
We can't wait to see your submissions!

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival

The Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival is all about showcasing the outstanding work of first and second time filmmakers. It's our sole focus and it's what we do exceptionally well. The event takes place in scenic Middlebury, Vermont in late August each year. Our 7th Annual festival will roll out August 26-29, 2021.

Early Applications Deadline - APPLY NOW FOR 2019 - Tiny Cabin - Peaceful Forest - Generous Stipend - All Disciplines


Applications Dates

*Submit by 11:59:59 Eastern Time on final day

Early Applications:  Jan 15 - Feb 15

Open Applications:  Feb 16 - March 29

Late Applications:  March 30 - April 30


Administrative Fees

*All payments convert to USD

Early Applications:  30.00

Open Applications:  50.00

Late Applications:  60.00


Available Placements 2019

July 22 - July 31

August 4 - August 13

August 18 - August 27


Mary Sky is a haven for contemporary art in rural New England. 

Check out our FAQ and download the application to apply. 


2019 Summer Sessions

Apply now for a two week residency in the wilds of Vermont.  All disciplines are welcome.  Three organic vegetarian meals perday are provided and shared bedrooms in the farm house.  See our website for more information!

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