Tue, Dec 6, 2016

Paul Manship sculptures in the gallery

Materiality at the Mead with Carol Clark

New discoveries and directions in art are presented in this series of gallery talks focusing on the physical materials artists use.

Tuesday, December 6, noon

A closer look at the Mead’s larger-than-life bronze sculptures "Pronghorn Antelope" and "Indian Hunter" (1917), made by American artist Paul Manship (1885–1966). Led by Carol Clark, Professor Emerita of Art and the History of Art. Lunch provided.

"Elegy" book cover featuring images of a door, a window, wood and stones

Conversation, Reception and Book-Signing: "Elegy" by Justin Kimball

Join Professor of Art Justin Kimball and Mead Art Museum Director and Chief Curator David E. Little for a conversation about Kimball's latest book, Elegy, followed by a reception and book-signing. Free and open to the public.

Fri, Dec 9, 2016

Zanele Mulholi artwork

About Zanele Muholi

Join Rhonda Cobham-Sander, Professor of English and Black Studies at Amherst College, in conversation with Wendy Ewald, photographer and visiting artist-in-residence at Amherst College. Followed by a reception.