Vermont Arts Council

Open Call – North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show 2024 – 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.

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.

To apply, visit

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.

This application includes all sites, such as North Bennington and Bennington Museum. Sites are subject to change and can be found at

Artists are welcome to submit multiple sculptures, with each sculpture requiring a separate application for consideration.

For inquiries and additional information, contact Chirchirillo or email the NBOSS team at [email protected].

NBOSS is in partnership with the Vermont Arts Exchange and Bennington Museum.