Museum of Art Archives

Tuesday

April 9, 2019 11:48 am

Looking Beyond the Surface

The pieces that come through the Bates College Museum of Art are diverse to say the least. As a Collections…

Tuesday

April 9, 2019 11:41 am

Art Not Seen: The Purposes of Museum Storage

This semester as a Collections Intern, I’ve spent a lot of time accessioning and cataloging donations or museum purchases and…

Tuesday

January 22, 2019 2:09 pm

Maika’I Tubbs and A Connection to Place

Upon working on the exhibition, Anthropocenic: Art About the Natural World in the Human Era, I found the topic of…

Friday

September 21, 2018 2:31 pm

Landscape Rap

We are rapping about landscape this week. Students wrote poetry that made them think about colors in a landscape. How…

Friday

September 21, 2018 2:18 pm

Museum Curatorial Internship Reflection

As the winter semester winds up and the internship concludes, I realized I would have never known about the different…

Wednesday

April 18, 2018 3:28 pm

A Short Interview with the Senior Art and Visual Culture Majors

For my blog, I interviewed the senior studio art majors during the Senior Thesis show on Friday, April 6, 2018….

Wednesday

April 18, 2018 2:18 pm

Combining Environmental Studies and Art into a curatorial internship

Over the past year, I have been working with the museum’s director, Dan Mills, as a curatorial intern for the…

Friday

April 13, 2018 2:47 pm

Three Pure Ones

Being the Art Museum’s Collections Management Intern for the semester has been nothing but fascinating. Getting the opportunity to explore…

Thursday

April 12, 2018 2:18 pm

What Makes a Presentation Better

Since I started working as an Education Intern at the Bates College Museum of Art, I have been thinking quite…

Thursday

April 12, 2018 10:58 am

Trying New Things

Going into this internship, I didn’t quite know what to expect. I could assume, I could hope, I could believe…