Events

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Upcoming Events

The Bowdoin College Museum of Art offers extensive public programs throughout the year.

Artists' Gallery Talk in "Material Resources" Exhibition
12:00PM
Artists' Gallery Talk in "Material Resources" Exhibition

Stephanie Rothenberg and Erin Johnson discuss the exhibition "Material Resources"

“Imaging Feminine Power in European Art”
4:30PM
“Imaging Feminine Power in European Art”

Nicola M. Courtright discusses how prevailing ideas about women and gender shaped visual imagery from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, and how images, in turn, have influenced perceptions of women.

Curator's Tour of "Photographic Lives"
12:00PM
Curator's Tour of "Photographic Lives"

Ellery Harkness '21 and Robert Freson speak in the exhibition "Photographic Lives:

Pigment Exploration Workshop
3:00PM
Pigment Exploration Workshop

Workshop exploring materials and pigments used in Renaissance Painting

Performing the Bauhaus
7:30PM
Performing the Bauhaus

Performance of music associated with the legendary German art school

Scholar's Tour of "Modernism for All"
12:00PM
Scholar's Tour of "Modernism for All"

Laura Muir, Harvard Art Museums, discusses The Bauhaus

The Politics of Museum Display and the Presentation of Ancient Art in Today's Political Climate
4:30PM
The Politics of Museum Display and the Presentation of Ancient Art in Today's Political Climate

Sarah E. Bond, University of Iowa, speaks about presentations of ancient cultures

Family Saturday at the Museum
10:00AM
Family Saturday at the Museum

Bowdoin College students lead a weekend program for families at the Museum of Art

Collecting the Ancient Near East: Discovery and Display of the Past
4:30PM
Collecting the Ancient Near East: Discovery and Display of the Past

Yelena Rakic, The Metropolitan Museum of Art,speaks about the history of collecting objects from the Middle East

Preserving Modernism’s Precarious Legacy: The Art Dealer and Collector Serge Sabarsky
12:00PM
Preserving Modernism’s Precarious Legacy: The Art Dealer and Collector Serge Sabarsky

Ellen Price, Curator, Serge Sabarsky Collection, New York, traces Serge Sabarsky’s life

Curator's Tour of "Material Resources"
12:00PM
Curator's Tour of "Material Resources"

Honor Wilkinson leads a tour of "Material Resources: Intersections of Art and the Environment."

Music at the Museum with George Lopez
5:00PM
Music at the Museum with George Lopez

Beckwith Artist-in-Residence George Lopez performs a program of music associated with exhibitions on view.

Music at the Museum with George Lopez
7:00PM
Music at the Museum with George Lopez

George Lopez performs a program of music associated with exhibitions on view.

Music at the Museum with George Lopez
12:00PM
Music at the Museum with George Lopez

George Lopez performs a program of music associated with exhibitions on view.

Collaborative Community Art Project
2:00PM
Collaborative Community Art Project

Come indulge your inner artist and participate in a collaborative art project inspired by works on view at the Museum of Art

Family Saturday at the Museum of Art
10:00AM
Family Saturday at the Museum of Art

Bowdoin College students lead a family program at the Museum of Art.

Scholar's Tour of "Modernism for All"
12:00PM
Scholar's Tour of "Modernism for All"

Jill Pearlman, senior lecturer in environmental studies, discusses the international legacy of the Bauhaus

Members' Night at the Museum
5:00PM
Members' Night at the Museum

A special evening featuring recent acquisitions at the Museum of Art for Members and guests