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Wednesday

June 4, 2014 8:36 am

‘Encountering Maine’ opens June 7 at Museum of Art

Featuring such renowned artists as Marsden Hartley and John Marin, the exhibition¬†Encountering Maine opens at the Bates Museum of Art…

Monday

May 5, 2014 4:07 pm

Momenta returns for Quartet Series concert, student thesis presentations

Momenta returns for Quartet Series concert, student thesis presentations

Known for its dedication to contemporary music, the Momenta Quartet returns to Bates for a concert on May 9.

Monday

May 5, 2014 4:06 pm

Music students present thesis projects in composition, cultural musicology

Music students present thesis projects in composition, cultural musicology

Faculty pianist James Parakilas, Momenta Quartet perform as music majors present thesis projects on May 10.

Wednesday

April 30, 2014 4:33 pm

Distinguished pianist and baritone to perform

Distinguished pianist and baritone to perform

Grammy award-nominated pianist Reiko Uchida and Thomas Meglioranza, called “one of America’s finest young baritones,” by Newsday, perform at Bates on May 2.

Friday

April 18, 2014 10:20 am

Calidore String Quartet to perform

Calidore String Quartet to perform

The prize-winning Calidore String Quartet performs music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Osvaldo Golijov at Bates on April 25.

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.