Events


Past Events

An archive of events held in the past

Jan
20

Workshop: German Art, American Vision: Understanding How Miracles and Glory Abound Addresses Historical Narratives

As a part of the MLK Day 2020 observation at Bates, the Museum of Art is holding a workshop entitled “German Art, American Vision: Understanding…

Jan
22

Life Drawing Session

As a service to the artists in our on and off campus communities, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year,…

Jan
29

Life Drawing Session

As a service to the artists in our on and off campus communities, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year,…

Feb
5

Life Drawing Session

As a service to the artists in our on and off campus communities, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year,…

Feb
7

Bates Arts Festival

The Bates Arts Festival is a celebration of visual and performance art of current Bates students for the greater Lewiston-Auburn community. The event will run…

Feb
12

Life Drawing Session

As a service to the artists in our on and off campus communities, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year,…

Feb
26

Life Drawing Session

As a service to the artists in our on and off campus communities, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year,…

Mar
4

Life Drawing Session

As a service to the artists in our on and off campus communities, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year,…

Mar
6

Block Printing Workshop

Relief printing is one of the oldest methods with which to mass-produce art. Learn how to use modern printmaking materials to create a simple graphic…

Mar
11

Life Drawing Session

As a service to the artists in our on and off campus communities, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year,…

Mar
18

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

Mar
25

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

Mar
27

CANCELLED: Pysanky Workshop #1 with Lesia Sochor

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy the two Friday, March 27th, Pysanky Ukranian egg decorating workshops with artist Lesia Sochor have been cancelled. The Bates College Museum of art…

Mar
27

CANCELLED: Pysanky Workshop #2 with Lesia Sochor

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy the two Friday, March 27th, Pysanky Ukranian egg decorating workshops with artist Lesia Sochor have been cancelled. The Bates College Museum of Art…

Apr
1

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

Apr
8

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

Apr
15

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

Apr
22

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

Apr
29

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

May
6

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

May
13

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

May
20

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

May
27

Life Drawing Session

UPDATE: Due to the college’s COVID-19 policy, Life Drawing sessions have been cancelled until further notice. As a service to the artists in our on…

Sep
2

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Sep
9

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Sep
16

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Sep
23

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Sep
30

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Oct
7

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Oct
12

Paint Night #1

As a fun remote activity for students, the Museum of Art is now offering a monthly paint night! On October 12th, November 9th, and December 7th, we’ll…

Oct
14

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Oct
21

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Oct
22

Lecture: “Ashley Bryan” by Nikki Giovanni

Renowned poet Nikki Giovanni discusses the life and work of Ashley Bryan from her perspective as a longtime friend of and collaborator with the artist…

Oct
28

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Oct
29

Film Screening: I Know a Man … Ashley Bryan

Free admission, but tickets are requiredAs part of programming for the exhibition Let’s Celebrate Ashley Bryan! the museum presents this screening of the documentary film, I Know…

Nov
4

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Nov
9

Paint Night #2

As a fun remote activity for students, the Museum of Art is now offering a monthly paint night! On October 12th, November 9th, and December 7th, we’ll…

Nov
11

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Nov
16

Film Screening: I Know a Man … Ashley Bryan

Free admission, but tickets are requiredAs part of programming for the exhibition Let’s Celebrate Ashley Bryan! the museum presents this screening of the documentary film, I Know…

Nov
18

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Dec
7

Paint Night #3

As a fun remote activity for students, the Museum of Art is now offering a monthly paint night! On October 12th, November 9th, and December 7th, we’ll…

Jan
27

Webinar | Museum Kiosk: Your Gateway to the Our Collections at 1pm

The museum’s new kiosk makes the collection more accessible than ever.  Through this webinar, Assistant Collections Manager/Registrar Corie Audette will teach participants how to browse…

Jan
27

Webinar | Museum Kiosk: Your Gateway to the Our Collections at 3pm

The museum’s new kiosk makes the collection more accessible than ever.  Through this webinar, Assistant Collections Manager/Registrar Corie Audette will teach participants how to browse…

Feb
11

Webinar | Museum Kiosk: Your Gateway to the Our Collections

The museum’s new kiosk makes the collection more accessible than ever.  Through this webinar, Assistant Collections Manager/Registrar Corie Audette will teach participants how to browse…

Feb
17

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Feb
24

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Feb
24

Panel Discussion: “Ashley Bryan in Context”

Featuring: Krista Aronson, Associate Dean of Faculty and Professor of Psychology at Bates College in addition to the Director & Founder of the Diverse BookFinder   Daniel Minter, Co-Founder…

Feb
28

An Afternoon with Art: Mindfulness with Visual Art

The Bates Museum of Art and the Multifaith Chaplaincy are pleased to announce a new program for Spring 2021; An Afternoon with Art: Mindfulness with…

Mar
3

Life Drawing Session

As a service to our community of creative students, we host a life drawing session every Wednesday throughout the academic year, 6-9 p.m. in Olin…

Mar
5

Webinar | Museum Kiosk: Your Gateway to the Our Collections

The museum’s new kiosk makes the collection more accessible than ever.  Through this webinar, Assistant Collections Manager/Registrar Corie Audette will teach participants how to browse…