Archives for "Art and Visual Culture"

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.”

Thursday

June 6, 2013 2:49 pm

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

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.

Thursday

June 6, 2013 2:00 pm

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

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.

Friday

April 26, 2013 4:18 pm

Noted photographer Chester Higgins Jr. to offer presentation

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.