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Wednesday

March 23, 2011
3:00 pm

Senior Exhibition 2011: Sara Ellen Godek

“My work is a manifestation of my irrational thoughts,” says Godek, who is inspired by recurring nightmares about dead bodies….

Wednesday

March 23, 2011
2:50 pm

Senior Exhibition 2011: Kirsten Gill

Sewing is essential to Gill’s work, both responding to its stereotype as women’s work and gratifying her own love for…

Wednesday

March 23, 2011
2:45 pm

Senior Exhibition 2011: Bridget Brewer

Brewer designs cardboard houses filled with characters, rendered in intricate line drawings, that tell stories. “It’s through obsessive redrawing of…

Wednesday

March 23, 2011
2:39 pm

Senior Exhibition 2011: Clyde Bango

Bango makes wire models inspired by the traditional huts in his native Zimbabwe’s rural areas where he sometimes stayed.

Thursday

March 10, 2011
9:05 am

Robin Starr '85 of Skinner Inc. to discuss her career in the arts

Robin Starr ’85, director of the American and European paintings and prints department at the Massachusetts auction house Skinner Inc., returns to Bates to discuss her career in the arts at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, in Room 104 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Friday

November 12, 2010
11:59 am

A Bates weekend in the arts: dance, Global Lens, classical music

Three dance performances featuring work by local and New York choreographers, a film from Serbia in the Global Lens films series, concerts by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the combined Bates and Bowdoin college orchestra featuring pianist Frank Glazer: Why stay home?

Wednesday

September 29, 2010
11:20 am

Museum of Art exhibitions explore Roman mythology, women in Islamic societies

The exhibits “Les Femmes du Maroc: An Exhibition by Lalla Essaydi,” featuring photographs based on 19th-century Orientalist paintings, and “Metamorphoses: A Collaboration with Ovid by Wally Reinhardt,” a collection of gouache paintings interpreting writings of the Roman poet, open Oct. 8 at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Friday

September 24, 2010
3:18 pm

Director to be on hand for showing of new David Hockney documentary

Documentary filmmaker Bruno Wollheim screens and discusses his new film, David Hockney: A Bigger Picture, at Bates at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28, in Room 105 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St. The event is open to the public at no cost and refreshments will be served.

Friday

September 17, 2010
11:40 am

Gallery talk closes retrospective by noted painter Nicoletti

Celebrating the last few days of the exhibition Joseph Nicoletti: A Retrospective, this acclaimed realist painter and Bates College faculty member offers a gallery talk at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, in the Bates College Museum of Art, Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Friday

August 27, 2010
2:00 pm

The Essential Arin Arbus

Off-Broadway director Arin Arbus ’99 makes Shakespeare sizzle by keeping it simple By Charles Antin ’02 Arin Arbus ’99 and…