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Thursday

August 5, 2010 4:14 pm

BatesNews Monthly Update: August 2010

For Bates alumni, parents, and friends, here is a look back at stories that represent some of the major Bates…

Friday

May 28, 2010 8:51 am

Museum of Art offers summer retrospective by noted painter Nicoletti

A summer exhibition examining the career of Joseph Nicoletti, one of Maine’s foremost realist painters, opens with a lecture by the artist and reception at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at the Bates College Museum of Art. Joseph Nicoletti: A Retrospective runs through Sept. 25.

Wednesday

February 3, 2010 11:43 am

Museum exhibitor Babb to discuss approach to color

Maine artist Joel Babb, known for his wilderness paintings and panoramic cityscapes, speaks about the use of color at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, in Room 104 of the Olin Arts Center at Bates College, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

October 14, 2009 9:40 am

Painter who blends Japanese, European aesthetics to discuss her work

Takako Yamaguchi, a painter influenced by Western romanticism and a Japanese design aesthetic, speaks about her career in the visual arts at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, in Olin Arts Center’s Room 104, 75 Russell St.

The event, which is open to the public at no cost, is sponsored by the Bates College Museum of Art. For more information, call 207-786-6158.

Monday

September 21, 2009 3:42 pm

Art critic Carl Little discusses Bernard Langlais’ wood constructions

Renowned Maine art critic Carl Little discusses Bernard Langlais’ abstract wood constructions, currently featured in a Bates College Museum of Art exhibition, in lecture in the Olin Arts Center.

Tuesday

June 9, 2009 10:12 am

Hartley, Langlais, 'Body Mapping' shows slated for summer at museum

Opening June 12 at the Bates College Museum of Art are exhibitions of work by two prominent artists with Maine connections, and a third exhibition revealing a compelling response to HIV/AIDS.

Friday

May 1, 2009 12:05 pm

Admiring Art

Fulton and Margaret Kornack, parents of art and visual culture major Elise Kornack ’09, admire their daughter’s work in wire and graphite on paper during the opening for the Annual Senior Exhibition in the Bates College Museum of Art.

Friday

April 10, 2009 8:18 am

Fourteen art majors exhibit work in annual Senior Exhibition

Fourteen studio art majors from Bates College show work from their yearlong thesis projects in the annual Senior Exhibition.

Friday

April 3, 2009 10:39 am

Fourteen art majors exhibit work in annual Senior Exhibition

Fourteen studio art majors from Bates College show work from their yearlong thesis projects in the annual Senior Exhibition. The…

Thursday

February 12, 2009 4:51 pm

Student prepares for annual Senior Exhibition

Studio art major Jessica Kase ’09 of Chappaqua, N.Y., works in her Olin Arts studio on an oil painting that will be part of her senior thesis project, an exploration of the intimate nature of creating portraits of strangers.