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Reviews and Media Coverage for ‘Night Vision: Nocturnes in American Art, 1860-1960’

The Bowdoin College Museum of Art exhibition Night Vision: Nocturnes in American Art, 1860-1960, the first major museum survey dedicated to scenes of the night in American art from 1860 to 1960, has earned rave reviews and mentions in local and national publications.

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Dance, Film, Music: Creative Students Collaborate

This spring, students studying dance, music and film worked together to make four unique short films.

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Museum Pieces 2015: A Farewell To President Mills

Museum Pieces, a Bowdoin tradition for more than 20 years, capped off this year's Common Hour series. This year's show featured a farewell dance for departing President Barry Mills and his wife, Karen.

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Filmmaker Rickey Larke ’15 Turns His Lens on Bowdoin, the Ivies, Home

In the movie SurvIvies, a 45-miunute documentary Rickey Larke ’15 shot last year for an independent study at Bowdoin, the suspense mounts.

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BSG Gifts President Mills With Student's Oyster Shell Sculpture

With a 14-year tenure as the president of a prestigious liberal arts college under his belt, the world will be President Barry Mills’ oyster when he steps down from his position this spring. And the Bowdoin Student Government (BSG) won’t let him forget it.

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Joachim Homann, Gallery Conversation: "Night Vision: Nocturnes in American Art, 1860-1960"

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July 16, 2015 12:00 PM  – 1:00 PM
Museum of Art, Pavilion

Joachim Homann, curator at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art and of this exhibition, will lead a gallery conversation on "Night Vision: Nocturnes in American Art, 1860-1960."

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Bowdoin International Music Festival, Music at the Museum: "Night Vision: Nocturnes in American Art, 1860-1960"

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July 23, 2015 11:00 AM  – 12:00 PM
Museum of Art, Pavilion

Bowdoin International Music Festival faculty perform a selection of musical nocturnes in conjunction with the exhibition "Night Vision: Nocturnes in American Art, 1860-1960."

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