Selections from the Diversify the Collection Program

April 14 – October 7, 2023

Who Are They? Who Am I?

Portraits of Artists and Artist Self-Portraits from the Permanent Collection

Opening June 9, 2023

Sculptor Rona Pondick and painter Robert Feintuch have been an item since 1975, and have been notable presences in the art world since the ’80s.But only since February 2017 has it been possible to see a substantial selection of both their work combined in one exhibition. And only now has that exhibition come to Bates, where Feintuch is in his 42nd and final year on the art and visual culture faculty.Opening with a 6 p.m. gallery talk and reception on Oct. 27 at the Museum of Art, the exhibition Rona Pondick and Robert Feintuch: Heads, Hands, Feet; Sleeping, Holding, Dreaming, Dying was organized by museum director Dan Mills and made its debut nine months ago at the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art.Feintuch is a senior lecturer in art and visual culture at Bates.Feintuch and Pondick speak to crowd at Friday evening gallery talk.

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