October 30, 2014 - January 11, 2015
This exhibition explores and critiques European visions of Mediterranean women as powerful, monstrous, seductive, or exotic in art from Ancient Greece through Picasso.
November 06, 2014 - February 08, 2015
Bernard and Barbro Osher Gallery
Featuring loaned works reflecting the importance of Marcel Duchamp’s relationship to his family, this installation, drawn largely from the permanent collection of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art, challenges the myth of artistic isolation.
Opening November 11, 2014
This innovative website revisits the seminal exhibition, "The Portrayal of the Negro in American Painting," organized by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art in 1964.
January 15, 2015 - June 28, 2015
At the turn of the twentieth century, artists from urban centers such as Boston and New York City made Maine one of their favorite summer destinations
Opening March 26, 2015
European and American art in the nineteenth century was full of startling contrasts: grand vistas of ancient ruins versus small landscapes celebrating the specificity of local haunts; portraits of noblemen and women alongside depictions of peasants, farmers, and rogues.