Background

Arts and Culture

Bowdoin Arts in Social Media

    Arts & Culture News

    Rare Ancient Portrait Acquired by Bowdoin College Museum of Art

    The Bowdoin College Museum of Art recently added an Egyptian portrait created nearly 2,000 years ago to its esteemed collections.

    Read more »


    New Corequisite Combines Documentary Photography and Writing

    Bowdoin students hone their documentary-making skills in a new corequisute that combines nonfiction writing and documentary photography

    Read more »


    A Cappella Groups Perform in First Parish Church

    The end-of-year concert by the five student a cappella groups took place at the First Parish Church, on the corner of Bath Road and Maine Street, on May 13. The Longfellows, Miscellania, Ursus Verses, Boka, and Meddiebempsters all performed two songs each.

    Read more »


    A Quick Tour of Bowdoin's Presidential Portrait Gallery

    Today the new portrait of former Bowdoin president Barry Mills will be revealed on the second floor of Hubbard Hall. In anticipation of this event, Co-director of the Bowdoin Museum of Art Anne Goodyear recently offered a brief tour of the gallery where Mills' portrait will hang.

    Read more »


    A Semester’s Worth of Art Fills Edwards Center

    Students, faculty, staff, and community members toured the Edwards Arts Center last Friday night, checking out the end-of-semester open house of artwork produced in the spring semester's visual arts classes.

    Read more »


    Calendar of Events

    Upcoming Events

    Audubon 'Birds of America' Page-Turning

    June 3, 2016 | 12:30 PM
    Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Special Collections

    Join Special Collections & Archives as we turn the page and reveal a new bird in John James Audubon's double-elephant folio Birds of America!

    More Arts & Culture Events

    2015 Fall Events Calendar

    Arts Calendar Fall 2015 PDF