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Museum of Art Exhibition Examines Artists' Fascination with the Temptation of Saint Anthony

Curator Joachim Homann says the legend of Saint Anthony, the fourth century hermit and visionary, provides "a platform for artists to come to terms with the possibilities of their art."

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Artwork at the Museum of Art: Student Choice – Blanche Froelich '19

Blanche Froelich, Bowdoin class of 2019, explains why she is especially intrigued by the Assyrian relief depicting the "Winged Spirit or Apkallu Anointing the Emperor."

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Unveiling "The Battle of Gettysburg"

The Bowdoin College Museum of Art will unveil the painting "The Battle of Gettysburg" by Isaac White Fisher Eaton on December 7

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Art Beyond the Museum

In this piece, Bowdoin College Museum of Art intern June Lei , class of 2018, reflects on the powerful impact the arts can have not only within the Museum, but across campus.

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Interview with Steff Chávez-Flores ’17, student curator of the exhibition "Where do I go from here?"

Steff Chávez-Flores ’17 spent last summer working at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. As Curatorial Fellow she developed an exhibition of vernacular photography that opens on November 3 at the Museum.

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Bowdoin College Museum of Art Announces the 2016 Collectors’ Collaborative Acquisition: Folkert de Jong’s When H2 leaves O, 2015

A striking self-portrait by the Dutch artist Folkert de Jong, "When H2 leaves O," 2015 is acquired by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

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Artist Adi Nes Visits Bowdoin

Opening November 15, the work of acclaimed Israeli photographer Adi Nes will be exhibited as part of "Art and Resolution: 1900 to Today" at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

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Refugees, Xenophobia, and Modern Germany Are Focus of Bowdoin Embassy Grant

The nationally competitive grant funds a number of events examining xenophobia and the refugee crisis in modern day German-speaking countries.

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'This is a Portrait' Exhibition Described as 'Witty, Ironic and Excellent' (Portland Press Herald)

The exhibition is described as "an excellent launching point for thinking about how art works."

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Interview with Artist L. J. Roberts

Hailey Beaman ‘18 recently spoke with artist L. J. Roberts about portraiture, abstraction, and the world of contemporary art.

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