Archives for "Art and Visual Culture"

Tuesday

February 5, 2013 12:00 pm

Figuring out Erica Rand, the scholar

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.

Tuesday

January 29, 2013 10:46 am

Arts Crawl kicks off two nights of celebrating the arts at Bates

Arts Crawl kicks off two nights of celebrating the arts at Bates

In its third year in 2013, the Arts Crawl at Bates has become a signature event, a campus tour that showcases student expressive work across disciplines.

Friday

January 18, 2013 4:27 pm

Arts Crawl / Asia Night: Students’ creative energy burns bright

Arts Crawl / Asia Night: Students’ creative energy burns bright

A kaleidoscope of student creativity in the visual, literary and performing arts, Bates’ third annual Arts Crawl takes place Friday, Jan. 25.

Friday

January 18, 2013 10:16 am

New York Times lauds Cooper-Hewitt’s Object of the Day blog, brainchild of Baumann ’87

New York Times lauds Cooper-Hewitt’s Object of the Day blog, brainchild of Baumann ’87

The blog, featuring objects from the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum collection, is the brainchild of Caroline Baumann.

Wednesday

December 19, 2012 11:19 am

Museum of Art organizes exhibitions of textile installations and works on paper

Museum of Art organizes exhibitions of textile installations and works on paper

A Maine artist examining humanity’s foibles, a German printmaker of the early 20th century and a contemporary Dutch textile artist known for her color sense are represented in winter 2013 exhibitions at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Thursday

December 6, 2012 9:01 am

Sunday Telegram continues glowing reception for ‘Starstruck’

Sunday Telegram continues glowing reception for ‘Starstruck’

With a couple of weeks still left for the Museum of Art exhibition “Starstruck,” Maine Sunday Telegram art critic Daniel Kany urged readers not to miss it.

Monday

October 22, 2012 3:26 pm

Bates to challenge the senses with multimedia play exploring alien abduction

Bates to challenge the senses with multimedia play exploring alien abduction

An enveloping multimedia stage experience explores the mental state of an alien abductee in the play “1000 Airplanes on the Roof” Oct. 25-27.

Wednesday

October 3, 2012 4:28 pm

Science journalist offers astrophotography lecture, wilderness workshop

Science journalist offers astrophotography lecture, wilderness workshop

Science journalist Babak Tafreshi leads a wilderness photography workshop and offers a lecture related to the Museum of Art exhibition “Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography”.

Monday

October 1, 2012 1:47 pm

Astronomer, artist to give presentations related to ‘Starstruck’

Astronomer, artist to give presentations related to ‘Starstruck’

Up next in a series of talks connected with the Bates College Museum of Art exhibition “Starstruck” are presentations by an astronomer from Yale and by an artist showing work in the show.

Wednesday

August 29, 2012 8:58 am

Museum of Art offers lectures, star parties and more as ‘Starstruck’ shines on

Museum of Art offers lectures, star parties and more as ‘Starstruck’ shines on

The Bates College Museum of Art presents lectures, star-viewing parties and other public programs throughout the autumn in conjunction with the remarkable exhibition “Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography.”