Museum of Art Archives

Thursday

December 17, 2020 2:37 pm

To Be Framed: Curating Figures and Fruit by Beth Van Hoesen

To Be Framed: Curating Figures and Fruit by Beth Van Hoesen

I had an awesome semester at the Museum. It commenced with a research project on recently donated work from the…

Thursday

December 17, 2020 2:33 pm

Initial Beauty: Chinese Cultural Revolution-era Propaganda Posters

Initial Beauty: Chinese Cultural Revolution-era Propaganda Posters

I have thoroughly enjoyed my time as a Bates Museum Intern this fall.  Although it was not a normal semester,…

Tuesday

November 24, 2020 2:31 pm

Exploring the Great State of Maine – Artists of the Jane Costello Wellehan Collection

Exploring the Great State of Maine – Artists of the Jane Costello Wellehan Collection

Our first internship weeks were marked with an extensive research project on approximately 50 artists, many who have some relationship…

Friday

May 29, 2020 3:00 pm

Looking at Maine Landscapes from Tennessee

Looking at Maine Landscapes from Tennessee

When I was creating my presentation for Rollin’ to Olin, a program the museum offers annually for all Lewiston 4th-graders,…

Tuesday

May 5, 2020 9:50 am

Education Internship

Education Internship

I have greatly enjoyed being involved in the Bates Museum of Art and working as the Museum Education Intern this…

Tuesday

May 5, 2020 9:48 am

Chenoweth Hall (1908-1999)

Chenoweth Hall (1908-1999)

Chenoweth Hall was a musician, sculptor, writer, painter, and art professor who has over a dozen pieces in Bates College…

Monday

May 4, 2020 9:33 am

Carl Sprinchorn and his Maine Odyssey

Carl Sprinchorn and his Maine Odyssey

Many times, in my years at Bates thus far, I have thought to myself, “How did I end up in…

Monday

April 20, 2020 10:02 am

The Unexpected Find

The Unexpected Find

As a Collections Management intern at Bates Museum of Art, I spent most of my time interacting directly with works…

Wednesday

April 8, 2020 9:42 am

Oh Dear! (My Experiences with Deer Woman)

Oh Dear! (My Experiences with Deer Woman)

As a Collections Management Intern with the Bates College Museum of Art, I examine works of art that the museum…

Thursday

April 11, 2019 1:11 pm

Challenges and Rewards of a Museum Educator

For my internship at the Bates College Museum of Art I was involved with educational programming, working under the Education…