Archives for "Art and Visual Culture"

Friday

April 3, 2015 11:00 am

Bates College Museum of Art displays work of 11 senior art majors

Bates College Museum of Art displays work of 11 senior art majors

Eleven studio art majors show the results of their yearlong senior thesis projects in the annual Senior Thesis Exhibition at…

Thursday

April 2, 2015 4:14 pm

In museum show, Maine artist explores words in imagery

In museum show, Maine artist explores words in imagery

A Maine artist who explores the use of language as a visual element, Greg Shattenberg shows work in a Bates College Museum of Art show opening April 10.

Wednesday

March 4, 2015 1:28 pm

Filmmaker presents exploration of photography’s role in black culture

Filmmaker presents exploration of photography’s role in black culture

Filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris visits Bates College to show his 2014 documentary “Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People” on March 8.

Monday

January 26, 2015 2:42 pm

Arts Crawl, Sangai Asia Night to showcase student creativity for the fifth year

Arts Crawl, Sangai Asia Night to showcase student creativity for the fifth year

For the fifth year in a row, Bates College presents a dazzling double-header of student creativity in the arts on Jan. 30: the Bates Arts Crawl and Sangai Asia Night.

Wednesday

January 21, 2015 3:44 pm

Museum of Art show explores dialogue between makers of sculpture, works on paper

Museum of Art show explores dialogue between makers of sculpture, works on paper

The artists featured in the Bates College Museum of Art exhibition “Back and Forth: The Collaborative Works of Dawn Clements and Marc Leuthold” discuss their collaborative process on Feb. 6.

Friday

September 26, 2014 10:10 am

Alumni panel to discuss work experiences in Latin America

Alumni panel to discuss work experiences in Latin America

Three recent Bates College alumni return to campus to discuss how their experiences in Latin America have influenced their working lives in a panel presentation Oct. 2.

Wednesday

September 17, 2014 3:12 pm

Erica Rand celebrates appointment to Whitehouse Professorship

Erica Rand celebrates appointment to Whitehouse Professorship

Rand’s scholarship “explores the limits and possibilities of subversion,” said Dean of the Faculty Matt Auer.

Monday

August 25, 2014 10:18 am

Screenings, lectures expand on museum exhibition exploring jazz-art-film connections

Screenings, lectures expand on museum exhibition exploring jazz-art-film connections

The Museum of Art exhibition “Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual Arts” expands with films, panels and lectures beginning with a talk by the founder of Columbia University’s Center for Jazz Studies on Sept. 5.

Wednesday

June 4, 2014 8:44 am

Exhibitions exploring jazz-film-art interactions, Maine views to open June 7

Exhibitions exploring jazz-film-art interactions, Maine views to open June 7

The exhibitions Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual ArtsĀ  and Encountering MaineĀ  open at the Museum of Art with a…

Wednesday

June 4, 2014 8:43 am

‘Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual Arts’ arrives at Museum of Art on June 7

Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual Arts, an exploration of African American culture and the dynamic interactions among the arts,…