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Friday

June 28, 2013
11:00 am

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.”

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

Thursday

June 6, 2013
2:49 pm

Lighting upgrade closes art museum for summer; new LEDs will slash electricity use

The Bates College Museum of Art is closed for the summer for the installation of a state-of-the-art LED lighting system.

Lighting upgrade closes art museum for summer; new LEDs will slash electricity use

Thursday

June 6, 2013
2:00 pm

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Opportunities to see artworks “outside the glass” are among the benefits of internships at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Friday

April 26, 2013
4:18 pm

Noted photographer Chester Higgins Jr. to offer presentation

Chester Higgins Jr., a photographer for the New York Times whose images have appeared in exhibitions all over the world, visits Bates to give a talk titled Dancing with My Spirit on May 1.

Noted photographer Chester Higgins Jr. to offer presentation

Monday

April 15, 2013
1:18 pm

Audio Slide Show: ‘Creative and Physical’ — Travis Jones’ pursuit of aerial arts and athletics

Travis Jones ’13, a double major in art and visual culture, and theater, with a minor in dance and a…

Audio Slide Show: ‘Creative and Physical’ — Travis Jones’ pursuit of aerial arts and athletics

Friday

April 5, 2013
1:23 pm

Yarn bomb is a different kind of benchwarmer

Julia Foxworth ’13 of New York City, at right, spent much of April 5 “bombing” a bench on Alumni Walk — yarn bombing, that is.

Yarn bomb is a different kind of benchwarmer

Tuesday

April 2, 2013
4:39 pm

China: State of the culture, culture of the state

Three senior thesis projects presented during the Mount David Summit illustrated intriguing examples of the state role in Chinese culture.

China: State of the culture, culture of the state

Tuesday

March 26, 2013
1:59 pm

Senior Thesis Exhibition, Maine’s Dozier Bell, new acquisitions showcased at Museum of Art

The Bates Museum of Art announces its spring exhibitions, featuring the annual show of work by graduating studio art majors, a display of recent museum acquisitions and an exhibition by renowned Maine artist Dozier Bell.

Senior Thesis Exhibition, Maine’s Dozier Bell, new acquisitions showcased at Museum of Art

Monday

March 18, 2013
9:44 am

Warhol Museum curator joins panel to discuss ‘Color at the Center’

The curator of art at The Andy Warhol Museum is among the panelists in a discussion of Fransje Killaars’ textile-installation exhibition “Color at the Center” on March 21.

Warhol Museum curator joins panel to discuss ‘Color at the Center’

Tuesday

February 5, 2013
12:00 pm

Figuring out Erica Rand, the scholar

Red Nails, Black Skates is a crash course in Erica Rand’s areas of cultural criticism, through the lens of figure skating.

Figuring out Erica Rand, the scholar