Archives for "Art and Visual Culture"


April 2, 2009 9:46 am

Elizabeth Mitchell

Elizabeth Mitchell ’09 displays “Home I” at the annual senior art exhibition.


April 2, 2009 9:37 am

Madeline McLean

McLean’s mixed-media collages stress abstraction, eschewing icons and other symbols that may arouse preconceived notions. She says, “These pieces are…


April 2, 2009 9:35 am

H. Lincoln Benedict

H. Lincoln Benedict ’09 displays “Wengen, Bode Miller Finish” in the annual senior art show.


April 2, 2009 9:27 am

Elise Kornack

Elise Kornack ’09 displays her work in the annual senior art exhibition.


April 2, 2009 9:17 am

Jessica Kase

Jessice Kase ’09 displays “Seated Man With Blue Shirt” in the annual senior art exhibition.


April 2, 2009 9:10 am

Rachel Kaplan

Rachel Kaplan ’09 displays “Tire Tracks” in the annual senior art exhibition.


February 12, 2009 4:51 pm

Student prepares for annual Senior Exhibition

Studio art major Jessica Kase ’09 of Chappaqua, N.Y., works in her Olin Arts studio on an oil painting that will be part of her senior thesis project, an exploration of the intimate nature of creating portraits of strangers.


January 21, 2009 12:00 pm

Bates exhibition chronicles Somalis' journey to U.S.

The Somali Diaspora: A Journey Away, a touring exhibition of photographs chronicling the migration of Somali refugees to Maine and other U.S. locations, opens at Bates College.


December 9, 2008 2:19 pm

‘Mao Jacket’ on Bates Campus…

The Bates College Museum of Art and its director Mark Bessire, spearheaded a project to bring an amazing sculpture here to Bates. The ‘Legacy Mantle (Mao Jacket),’ created by world-renown Chinese artist Sui Jianguo was brought here early this month and is on loan to Bates for a year. The sculpture is truly incredible. It is made of metal, stands 10 feet high and weighs roughly 4 tons.


December 2, 2008 3:30 pm

Chinese, Indonesian dramas conclude Global Lens films

The Global Lens 2008 film series, a touring program of narrative feature films from Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, Europe and Asia, concludes at Bates College this week with 7 p.m. screenings of the Chinese drama Luxury Car on Wednesday, Dec. 3, and the Indonesian film Opera Jawa on Thursday, Dec. 4, both in Room 105, Olin Arts Center.