Events

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Upcoming Events

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

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
3:00PM
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

Keynote Program: "Expanding the Canon"
4:00PM
Keynote Program: "Expanding the Canon"

This roundtable conversation explores recent efforts to rethink and expand on the art history canon.

Opening Reception and Family Activities: "Art Purposes: Object Lessons for the Liberal Arts"
5:00PM
Opening Reception and Family Activities: "Art Purposes: Object Lessons for the Liberal Arts"

Exhibition preview, reception, and family activities to celebrate the summer exhibition "Art Purposes: Object Lessons for the Liberal Arts"