Brattleboro Museum and Art Center non-collecting museum was founded in 1972 and is housed in a historic train station in downtown Brattleboro, Vermont. New exhibits by regional and international artists are shown each season. The aim of BMAC is to present art and ideas in ways that inspire, educate, and engage people of all ages. Some of BMAC’s notable exhibiting artists have included: Jennifer Bartlett, Chuck Close, Janet Fish, Wolf Kahn, Chris Van Allsburg, Andy Warhol. It also functions as a community center and is a private non-profit organization.