Stories about "Museum of Art"
Bates exhibition chronicles Somalis' journey to U.S.

Wednesday, January 21, 2009 12:00 pm

The Somali Diaspora: A Journey Away, a touring exhibition of photographs chronicling the migration of Somali refugees to Maine and other U.S. locations, opens at Bates College.

Bates museum welcomes Maine artist Dahlov Ipcar for book signing

Wednesday, October 22, 2008 12:00 pm

Renowned Maine artist Dahlov Ipcar will be signing books to celebrate the Islandport Press' reprinting of The Little Fisherman, which she illustrated.

My City Was Gone

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 12:30 pm

In the year's major exhibition at the Bates College Museum of Art, 17 artists show their response to a disorienting urban transformation in China

Community Fabric

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 10:39 am

The Harward Center and a fledgling Lewiston museum weave a working partnership.

Seven senior art majors show work at Museum of Art

Thursday, March 27, 2008 1:20 pm

Seven studio art majors at Bates show work from their yearlong thesis projects in the annual Senior Exhibition, which opens with a reception at 7 p.m. Friday, April 4, in the Bates College Museum of Art.

Abe '08 curates woodblock print exhibition at Museum of Art

Thursday, March 27, 2008 9:28 am

"Bijin Playing a Biwa," a woodblock print by Gakutei. Below: Gakutei's "Oiran with Pipe." Both are gifts of Douglas J. Macko '65. Curated by a Bates senior, an exhibition of woodblock prints highlighting the roles, variety and importance of kimono patterns in the Japanese genre called "ukiyo-e" opens with a public reception at 7 p.m. Friday, April 4, at the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St. The Kimono and Traditional Japanese Culture: Investigating Kimono through Ukiyo-e in the Bates College Art Museum Collection runs through July 19 in the museum's Synergy Seminar Gallery.

Maine printmaker and 'Green Horizons' artist to speak

Wednesday, November 14, 2007 9:23 am

Karen Adrienne, a printmaker and member of the art faculty at the University of Maine at Augusta, visits Bates College to give a talk titled "Impermanent Art and Sustainable Community" at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, in Room 105 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

With college's support, Museum L-A opens Portraits and Voices exhibition

Friday, August 10, 2007 8:59 am

Museum L-A, an institution presenting the story of work and community in Lewiston-Auburn, opens the exhibition Portraits and Voices: Workers of Seven Mills at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, in the Bates Mill Complex.

'Green Horizons' participants and projects

Monday, May 21, 2007 12:25 pm

With its centerpiece a giant painting that depicts Brooklyn after millennia of global warming, an exhibition exploring the concept of environmental sustainability opens on June 9 at the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St. "Green Horizons" will present prominent artists from Maine and the world in an adventurous attempt to provoke conversations around the questions: What is green? What is sustainable?

Grant supports public school programming at Bates museum

Monday, January 20, 2003 1:50 pm

A two-year, $50,000 grant recently received by the Museum of Art will support educational programming for 400 local middle school students at the museum. The grant supports the museum's Thousand Words Project.

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