Cover of Mead spring events brochure

Spring Programming Brochure

All of the events and exhibition offerings, this semester at the Mead.

Today - Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Sunil Das (Indian, 1939–2015). Untitled (Shiva?). Mixed media on card. Gift of Leonard Gordon (Class of 1959) in memory of Professor Frank Trapp.

Leonard Gordon '59 in Conversation with Yael Rice, Assistant Professor of Art & the History of Art and Asian Languages and Civilizations

You’re invited to a conversation with historian Leonard Gordon, Amherst College class of 1959. Gordon, a scholar of South Asian history and culture, has generously donated many works of South Asian art from his private collection to the Mead. Many of these works are featured in the Mead's current exhibition New Publics: Art for a Modern India, 1960s–90s, curated by Yael Rice. This talk is free and open to all!

Sat, Apr 21, 2018

Artwork depicting a building with dark liquid dripping down underneath it

Weekly Tour at the Mead!

Join us for a tour with Stephen Johnson '19. Stephen is an art history major, and his tour will focus on ideas of material and digital manipulation across the exhibitions on view. This tour is free and open to all!

Mead Art Museum, exterior photograph with rainbow filter

Community Day at the Mead!

Join us for storytelling with handmade snake books, poetry and improvisation with artworks, scents and aromatherapy for memory, exploring the small home revolution in Western Mass, food and drink. Bring your family, your neighbor, a work buddy, an old friend or a new friend. Free and open to all!

Sat, Apr 28, 2018

Martha Rosler, (American, 1943—). Red Stripe Kitchen(from House Beautiful: Bringing the War Home), c. 1967-72.Photomontage, 23 x 17 ½ inches.Courtesy of the artist.

Weekly Tour at the Mead!

Join us for a tour with Natasha Kim '18. Tasha is an environmental studies major, and her tour will focus on relationships between gender, houses and the home in HOUSE. This tour is free and open to all!

Sat, May 5, 2018

HOUSE exhibition installation image in Fairchild Gallery at Mead Art Museum

Weekly Tour at the Mead!

Join us for a tour with Cosmo Brossy '19. Cosmo is an art history and studio art major. This tour is free and open to all!