Stearns Steeple Repair – Mead Courtyard and Galleries Temporarily Closed

The Mead Art Museum galleries are currently closed; please contact us with questions or concerns regarding access to other areas within the building. 

Undergraduate Teaching and Learning at the Mead

Photograph of an Amherst College professor and the Mead Art Museum's Head of Education with three students teaching and learning in the galleries of the Mead.
Darryl Harper and Emily Potter-Ndiaye teaching in the galleries at the Mead

Open for Amherst College Classes

The Mead connects people, art, and curricula. Using the museum as a site for learning across disciplines and topics, Mead educators work with Amherst faculty to develop assignments, projects, and programs to deepen learning objectives. Our portfolio ranges from one-time visits to entire course partnerships, and we work well with a range of disciplines, from American Studies to Chemistry to History of Art.

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MEAD SEEDS

Mead Seeds logo of a young seedling growing out of the earth.

An Education Blog by the Mead Education Team

MEAD SEEDS is a home for updates on new and/or in-progress research, educational, and creative initiatives. Posts range from personal narratives to research notes. Check out the blog at the below link!

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William-Adolphe Bouguereau, Le travail interrompu (Work Interrupted), 1891.

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