Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

Monday

March 31, 2014 1:44 pm

Senior Thesis Exhibition, display of Polish posters open April 4 at Museum of Art

Senior Thesis Exhibition, display of Polish posters open April 4 at Museum of Art

The 2014 “Senior Thesis Exhibition” and a display of posters from an influential period in Polish graphics arts open on April 4 at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Monday

March 31, 2014 1:09 pm

‘Polish Posters: Art and Allusion’ opens April 4 at Bates College Museum of Art

‘Polish Posters: Art and Allusion’ opens April 4 at Bates College Museum of Art

The Bates College Museum of Art showcases posters from Poland promoting cultural events from the 1960s to the 2000s.

Monday

March 31, 2014 12:58 pm

2014 Senior Thesis Exhibition features work by 10 studio art majors

2014 Senior Thesis Exhibition features work by 10 studio art majors

The exhibition underscores a special, student-focused relationship between the Museum of Art and the Department of Art and Visual Culture.

Monday

March 31, 2014 10:13 am

Student musicians span styles from jazz to steel pan to gamelan to tech

Student musicians span styles from jazz to steel pan to gamelan to tech

Student musical ensembles at Bates mark the end of the winter semester with six concerts in five days.

Friday

March 28, 2014 12:50 pm

Assad Family brings ‘Brazilian Songbook’ to Bates

Assad Family brings ‘Brazilian Songbook’ to Bates

Featuring brothers called “the best two-guitar team in existence,” the Assad Family brings their “Brazilian Songbook” program to Bates on April 6.

Tuesday

March 25, 2014 12:15 pm

Gospelaires concert to support refugee resettlement efforts

Gospelaires concert to support refugee resettlement efforts

The Gospelaires, a gospel ensemble comprising members of the Bates College and greater Lewiston-Auburn communities, host a concert on March 29 at the Gomes Chapel.

Monday

March 17, 2014 10:43 am

Choir to perform works by Haydn, Bates’ own Scott Ordway

Choir to perform works by Haydn, Bates’ own Scott Ordway

Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Haydn’s “Lord Nelson Mass” and a piece by a Bates professor on March 21.

Thursday

March 13, 2014 10:15 am

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

“Ninety-nine? I can’t believe it,” Glazer says. “It’s as though it’s thrust upon you all of a sudden.”

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:29 pm

Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin

Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin

The Olin Arts Center Concert Hall offers a musical world tour March 13-16.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:28 pm

Olin quartet series resumes with Spain’s renowned Cuarteto Quiroga

Olin quartet series resumes with Spain’s renowned Cuarteto Quiroga

Bates presents the celebrated Spanish ensemble Cuarteto Quiroga with a program of Mozart, Bartok and Schoenberg on March 16.