Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

Monday

January 6, 2014 1:30 pm

Museum of Art presents major collage exhibition, unique show of shaman objects from Vietnam

Museum of Art presents major collage exhibition, unique show of shaman objects from Vietnam

Opening on Jan. 23 are Bates College Museum of Art exhibitions exploring the field of collage and shamanist objects from northern Vietnam.

Monday

January 6, 2014 1:14 pm

Museum of Art’s ‘Remix’ explores world of collage

For one of its two winter exhibitions, the Bates College Museum of Art focuses on collage, a genre often underrepresented…

Monday

January 6, 2014 12:58 pm

‘How to Make the Universe Right': a landmark exhibition of shamanist objects from Vietnam

‘How to Make the Universe Right': a landmark exhibition of shamanist objects from Vietnam

In an exhibition believed to be the most extensive of its kind in the United States, the Bates College Museum…

Wednesday

December 4, 2013 10:36 am

Annual Service of Lessons and Carols takes place Dec. 8

Annual Service of Lessons and Carols takes place Dec. 8

Bates holds its annual Service of Lessons and Carols on Dec. 8.

Monday

December 2, 2013 3:39 pm

Jazz Band, Steel Pan Orchestra, Arc Iris, classical guitarist take turns in spotlight

Jazz Band, Steel Pan Orchestra, Arc Iris, classical guitarist take turns in spotlight

During just a few December days, the Olin Concert Hall is home to music including jazz, steel pan, orchestral pop and classical guitar.

Monday

December 2, 2013 3:36 pm

Guitarist Göran Söllscher to perform Dec. 8

Guitarist Göran Söllscher to perform Dec. 8

Göran Söllscher, a guitarist celebrated for virtuosity and a repertoire reaching from the Baroque to the present, performs on Dec. 8

Monday

December 2, 2013 3:25 pm

Bates jazz, steel pan ensembles in back-to-back concerts

Bates jazz, steel pan ensembles in back-to-back concerts

Both in 7 p.m. concerts, the Bates Jazz Band performs on Dec. 4, and the Bates Steel Pan Orchestra on Dec. 5.

Monday

December 2, 2013 3:15 pm

Arc Iris visits Dec. 7, led by founder Jocie Adams, formerly of Low Anthem

Arc Iris visits Dec. 7, led by founder Jocie Adams, formerly of Low Anthem

Arc Iris, a new orchestral pop project featuring singer and instrumentalist Jocie Adams, formerly of The Low Anthem, performs on Dec. 7.

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:31 pm

Vietnamese and Indonesian performance arts and a choral classic share the Olin stage

Vietnamese and Indonesian performance arts and a choral classic share the Olin stage

Mid-November concerts at Bates reflect the diversity and international scope of the arts at the college.

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:14 pm

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in the world premiere of his Symphony No. 3 on Nov. 9.