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April 2, 2009 9:35 am

H. Lincoln Benedict

H. Lincoln Benedict ’09 displays “Wengen, Bode Miller Finish” in the annual senior art show.


March 1, 2009 12:13 pm

They Came, They Bought

Josh Holdeman ’93, international director of 20th-century art for Christie’s, talks to clients during bidding. Holdeman and his team oversaw the sale Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection in December 16-17, 2008, which acheived a record total — more than $7 million — for a single owner Christie’s sale dedicated to photographs.


February 24, 2009 1:51 pm

The calm after the storm

Bates is beautiful in the winter and after another big snow storm two days ago I took some pictures so you could see how the campus is completely transformed.


January 21, 2009 12:00 pm

Bates exhibition chronicles Somalis' journey to U.S.

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.


October 1, 2008 12:00 pm

Photo exhibit in Commons celebrates the female athlete

For the month of October, the second floor of the New Dining Commons at Bates College will house a traveling exhibit of 15 photographs that celebrate the female athlete.


August 15, 2008 2:28 pm

Jobs with the Appalachian Mountain Club

The number of Bates students that worked in the AMC and RMC huts this summer is astounding. So astounding that the college’s magazine commissioned one of its students to traverse the White Mountains to photograph all the Bates students/alumni working there.


August 10, 2008 2:13 pm

Photos from El Camino de Santiago

The end of a 32-day journey, at Cape Finisterre, Spain.


June 22, 2008 12:00 pm

Hello, China

The new exhibition “Stairway to Heaven” explores China’s transformation from a closed society to a global power.


June 1, 2008 12:00 pm

My City Was Gone

Emphasizing photography, the exhibition portrays the cities through three wide lenses: the changing forms and meanings of public monuments; the forests of skyscrapers springing up like bamboo; and the street-level scenes that are disappearing as those skyscrapers hoist residential living into the heavens.


November 13, 2007 9:30 am

Bates photographer documents preadolescence in Oaxaca, Mexico

“I arrived in Oaxaca, Mexico, on the first of July, equipped with my Nikon, rolls upon rolls of film and a handle on the Spanish language that was, for lack of a better word, lessthanbueno,” writes Alexandra Strada ’10, whose photographs are on display in Bates’ Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.