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

Artist Talk with Sonya Clark
12:00PM
Artist Talk with Sonya Clark

Renowned artist Sonya Clark presents an engaging discussion on her artistic practice and career.

A Conversation with Artist Geo Neptune
4:30PM
A Conversation with Artist Geo Neptune

A Conversation with Artist Geo Neptune, renowned Passamaquoddy master basket-maker, activist, and educator

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 in the Museum.

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

Beckwith Artist-in-Residence George Lopez performs a program of music in the Museum

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

Beckwith Artist-in-Residence George Lopez performs a program of music in the Museum

Student Curators' Tour of "Innovation and Resilience Across Three Generations of Wabanaki Basketmaking"
7:00PM
Student Curators' Tour of "Innovation and Resilience Across Three Generations of Wabanaki Basketmaking"

The three Bowdoin College student curators present a tour of the exhibition, "Innovation and Resilience Across Three Generations of Wabanaki Basketmaking"

From "Cherry Hill" to "Model Home": Jona Frank and Alex Kalman in Conversation
4:30PM
From "Cherry Hill" to "Model Home": Jona Frank and Alex Kalman in Conversation

Artist Jona Frank and designer Alex Kalman discuss their collaboration and the development of the installation  "Jona Frank: Model Home"

"Jona Frank: Model Home" Exhibition Premiere and Booksigning
5:30PM
"Jona Frank: Model Home" Exhibition Premiere and Booksigning

Enjoy a first look at the new exhibition "Jona Frank: Model Home"

A Conversation with Photographer Marcia Resnick
4:30PM
A Conversation with Photographer Marcia Resnick

On the occasion of the opening of "Marcia Resnick: As It Is or Could Be," renowned photographer Marcia Resnick discusses her artistic work

Virtual Family Saturday at The Museum
11:00AM
Virtual Family Saturday at The Museum

Museum of Art student education assistants present a family program based on work on view in the Museum

Curator's Tour: Antiquity & America
4:30PM
Curator's Tour: Antiquity & America

Sean P. Burrus, provides a special tour of the recently-opened exhibition "Antiquity & America"

Virtual Family Saturday at The Museum
11:00AM
Virtual Family Saturday at The Museum

Museum student education assistants present a family program based on object on view in the Museum.

Opening tour for "Powdered Pigments: Three Centuries of Pastel Drawings"
12:00PM
Opening tour for "Powdered Pigments: Three Centuries of Pastel Drawings"

Frank Goodyear, co-director of the Museum, provides a tour of the recently opened exhibition "Powdered Pigments: Three Centuries of Pastel Drawings"

Antiquities Trafficking: What Do Al-Qaeda, ISIS, and Organized Crime Have in Common?
7:00PM
Antiquities Trafficking: What Do Al-Qaeda, ISIS, and Organized Crime Have in Common?

Matthew Bogdanos, NYC homicide prosecutor and author, discusses his team's recovery of thousands of antiquities that had been stolen during the looting of Baghdad’s Iraq Museum

Recent Acquisitions at the Bowdoin College Museum of
4:30PM
Recent Acquisitions at the Bowdoin College Museum of

The Museum's curatorial staff discuss their favorite new artworks.

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

Beckwith Artist-in-Residence George Lopez performs a program of music in the Museum.

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 in the Museum

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

Beckwith Artist-in-Residence George Lopez performs a program of music in the Museum

Masque & Gown at the Museum: Greek Theater on the Museum Steps
1:00PM
Masque & Gown at the Museum: Greek Theater on the Museum Steps

Bowdoin's "Masque & Gown" performs an Ancient Greek drama in conjunction with the Museum's exhibition, "Antiquity & America."

A Conversation with Artist Wendy Edwards
12:00PM
A Conversation with Artist Wendy Edwards

Wendy Edwards, artist and teacher, discusses works done in pastels

Virtual Family Saturday at The Museum
11:00AM
Virtual Family Saturday at The Museum

Museum of Art student education assistants present a family program based on works in the Museum.

Marcia Resnick's "Bad Boys"
12:00PM
Marcia Resnick's "Bad Boys"

Frank Goodyear, co-director, discusses the "Bad Boys' series of photographs by artist Marcia Resnick