Archives for "Art and Visual Culture"
March 23, 2011 3:06 pm
Greenberg’s harshly lit self-portraits reflect the Expressionist tradition, a genre of painting that fascinates her “both for its unremorseful aesthetics…
March 23, 2011 3:03 pm
Gonzalez combines his love of two media by drawing on a transparency that he superimposes on a photo he has…
March 23, 2011 3:00 pm
“My work is a manifestation of my irrational thoughts,” says Godek, who is inspired by recurring nightmares about dead bodies….
March 23, 2011 2:50 pm
Sewing is essential to Gill’s work, both responding to its stereotype as women’s work and gratifying her own love for…
March 23, 2011 2:45 pm
Brewer designs cardboard houses filled with characters, rendered in intricate line drawings, that tell stories. “It’s through obsessive redrawing of…
March 23, 2011 2:39 pm
Bango makes wire models inspired by the traditional huts in his native Zimbabwe’s rural areas where he sometimes stayed.
March 10, 2011 9:05 am
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.
November 12, 2010 11:59 am
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?
September 29, 2010 11:20 am
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.
September 24, 2010 3:18 pm
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.