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Helen Mohney ’15: Enabling the Disabled to Make Beautiful Art

Combining her interest in art and mental health, Helen Mohney '15 is working this summer at Spindleworks, a Brunswick art center for adults with disabilities.

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Elena Schaef '16 Mobilizes Art to Reach Disadvantaged Students

It's always evident when the ArtVan comes to town: it's a 12-passenger van splashed with multicolored designs over every visible surface, filled to the brim with art supplies — and you can spot Elena Schaef '16 behind the wheel.

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Slideshow: Museum of Art's Richard Tuttle Exhibition Opening

The Bowdoin College Museum of Art exhibition Richard Tuttle: A Print Perspective opened June 28 and runs through October 19, 2014.

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Vogel Volunteers: Students and Faculty Get Involved at the Museum of Art

Nine Bowdoin students donated their time, brainpower, and hard work to create the upcoming installation “It’s What You Do With What You View: Selections from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection" at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

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Going Solo: Student's Play Explores Pressures on Young People

Earlier this semester when Phui Yi Kong ’15 was considering what project she wanted to work on for her independent theater assignment, her imagination and ambition traveled far beyond the edges of the stage, and far beyond Bowdoin's campus.

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Recital HallPickard Theater and Wish Theater, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Studzinski Recital Hall, Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Hawthorne Longfellow Library.

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Film Screening & Discussion: "Herb & Dorothy 50x50" (2013) by Megumi Sasaki

Film Screening & Discussion: "Herb & Dorothy 50x50" (2013) by Megumi Sasaki

September 4, 2014 4:30 PM  – 6:00 PM
Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium

Screening of "Herb & Dorothy 50x50," 2013, followed by discussion with the film's director, Megumi Sasaki, and art collector Dorothy Vogel.

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Reception at the Museum of Art for Megumi Sasaki and Dorothy Vogel

Reception at the Museum of Art for Megumi Sasaki and Dorothy Vogel

September 4, 2014 6:30 PM  – 7:30 PM
Museum of Art, Pavilion

Reception at the Museum of Art with art collector Dorothy Vogel and film director, Megumi Sasaki celebrating the exhibition "'It's What You Do With What You View': Selections from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art."

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