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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…

Tuesday

April 9, 2019 11:48 am

Looking Beyond the Surface

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…