Archives for "Art and Visual Culture"

Monday

March 31, 2014 1:09 pm

‘Polish Posters: Art and Allusion’ opens April 4 at Bates College Museum of Art

‘Polish Posters: Art and Allusion’ opens April 4 at Bates College Museum of Art

The Bates College Museum of Art showcases posters from Poland promoting cultural events from the 1960s to the 2000s.

Monday

March 31, 2014 12:58 pm

2014 Senior Thesis Exhibition features work by 10 studio art majors

2014 Senior Thesis Exhibition features work by 10 studio art majors

The exhibition underscores a special, student-focused relationship between the Museum of Art and the Department of Art and Visual Culture.

Wednesday

January 29, 2014 10:40 am

Slideshow: 2014 Arts Crawl

Slideshow: 2014 Arts Crawl

For the fourth year, the Bates Arts Collaborative presented the Arts Crawl, a celebration of student creativity in the performing,…

Tuesday

January 21, 2014 2:54 pm

It’s a creative cornucopia as Bates again presents Asia Night, Arts Crawl

It’s a creative cornucopia as Bates again presents Asia Night, Arts Crawl

Bates presents Asia Night and the fourth annual Arts Crawl, a celebration of student creativity in the performing, literary and visual arts, the weekend of Jan. 24-25.

Monday

January 6, 2014 1:30 pm

Museum of Art presents major collage exhibition, unique show of shaman objects from Vietnam

Museum of Art presents major collage exhibition, unique show of shaman objects from Vietnam

Opening on Jan. 23 are Bates College Museum of Art exhibitions exploring the field of collage and shamanist objects from northern Vietnam.

Monday

January 6, 2014 1:14 pm

Museum of Art’s ‘Remix’ explores world of collage

For one of its two winter exhibitions, the Bates College Museum of Art focuses on collage, a genre often underrepresented…

Monday

January 6, 2014 12:58 pm

‘How to Make the Universe Right': a landmark exhibition of shamanist objects from Vietnam

‘How to Make the Universe Right': a landmark exhibition of shamanist objects from Vietnam

In an exhibition believed to be the most extensive of its kind in the United States, the Bates College Museum…

Wednesday

September 25, 2013 12:07 pm

Museum lecture to explore past, present of Japanese printmaking

Museum lecture to explore past, present of Japanese printmaking

Japanese printmaking is the focus of a current exhibition at the Museum of Art and of a lecture on Sept. 28.

Monday

September 9, 2013 2:33 pm

Bold printmakers from Japan, Maine images by iconic photographer featured at Museum of Art

Bold printmakers from Japan, Maine images by iconic photographer featured at Museum of Art

Images of Maine by famed 20th-century photographer Berenice Abbott and prints by Japanese artists known for pushing the boundaries of…

Friday

June 28, 2013 11:00 am

With passion for design and ability to form ‘substantive partnerships,’ Baumann ’87 appointed Cooper-Hewitt director

With passion for design and ability to form ‘substantive partnerships,’ Baumann ’87 appointed Cooper-Hewitt director

Caroline Baumann ’87 is “passionate about design and reaching people — physically and digitally — with its lessons and insights.”