Upcoming Exhibition

September 20th – January 4th

VanDerBeek + VanDerBeek

Curated by Sara VanDerBeek and

Chelsea Spengemann, Director of the Stan VanDerBeek Archive


An International Conference on Black Mountain College

September 20th – 22nd

BMCM+AC is closed for installation of our next exhibition VanDerBeek + VanDerBeek. Join us for the Opening Reception on September 20th at 6:30PM.

Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center By The Numbers




Collaborations with Artists + Organizations




Pieces of Artwork + Ephemera




Oral Histories Created


Exhibition Catalogues, Dossiers + Other Publications

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BMCM+AC is supported by our members, a community as passionate about the legacy of Black Mountain College as we are. With sliding scale options, our members sustain our programs, collection, exhibitions and more. As a thank you, we offer our members some added benefits.

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Opening September 20th with a reception at 6:30PM: VanDerBeek + VanDerBeek will be a multidisciplinary exhibition focused on pioneering film and video artist and Black Mountain College alumnus Stan VanDerBeek. The show will include a selection of Stan VanDerBeek’s restored films, featuring layers of dance, color, and sound – often through collaborations with other artists. Contemporary artist, Sara VanDerBeek, will create new work for the exhibition connected to the BMC legacy.

Become a Member

Our members sustain BMCM+AC, supporting our exhibitions, collection, programs and more. With sliding scale options, we hope that you’ll find a membership that works for you!