Arts & Museums

At Amherst, you can be part of a vibrant arts community. From our art studios and classrooms to our exhibition and performance spaces, Amherst nurtures artistic expression in every medium.

ADMITTANCE RESTRICTED

Due to the evolving situation with COVID-19 and our efforts to keep our community as safe as possible, all Amherst College buildings are closed to visitors until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to welcoming you back as soon as we are able.


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Featured Arts Video

Jason Moran “The Sound Will Tell You”

February 18, 2021

The 2021 Rapaport Lecture featured Jazz pianist, composer, and artist Jason Moran, the Artistic Director for Jazz at The Kennedy Center. The event was hosted by Professor of Art and the History of Art, Sonya Clark.

Literary history exhibit

Literary Amherst

Amherst College is one of the world’s premier writing colleges. Learn about the Creative Writing Center, the annual LitFest, the award-winning magazine The Common, and more.

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