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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

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

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

Wednesday

September 25, 2013
12:07 pm

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.

Museum lecture to explore past, present of Japanese printmaking

Monday

September 9, 2013
2:33 pm

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…

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

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