Mead Art Museum

Hours

Sunday          9 a.m.–midnight
Monday          Closed
Tuesday          9 a.m.–midnight
Wednesday         9 a.m.–midnight
Thursday         9 a.m.–midnight
Friday         9 a.m.–8 p.m.
Saturday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Events

All Mead events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

February 2015

Thu, Feb 5, 2015

Ornate metallic cup from the Mead's collection

"Ritual, Revelry and Refreshment": A Closer Look Gallery Talk

Meet the organizers of World Cups: A Cross-Cultural Look at Drinking Vessels-- Amy Halliday, acting curator of academic programs, and Keely Sarr, assistant museum educator --for a discussion of the exhibition. Refreshments will be served.

Fri, Feb 6, 2015

Images from Mead spring exhibitions

Spring Exhibitions Opening Reception

Celebrate the opening of the spring exhibitions Nature, Pleasure, Myth: Animals in the Art of Japan and Fifty Years of Shōwa Japan: The Photography of Kageyama Kōyō. Take brief gallery tours with Bradley Bailey, the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter postdoctoral curatorial teaching fellow in Japanese prints, and Samuel Morse, the Howard M. and Martha P. Mitchell professor of the history of art and Asian languages and civilizations. Refreshments will be served.

Fri, Feb 13, 2015

Untamed!

Special Event: "Untamed!"

View Japanese erotic prints from the Green collection, held in conjunction with the exhibition "Nature, Pleasure, Myth," and get inspired for the festival of love at this Valentine’s Eve celebration. Refreshments will be served.

Tue, Feb 17, 2015

Selection Night

Selection Night: "And the Winner Is..."

Cast your vote to select an original print for the Mead through the Trinkett Clark Memorial Student Acquisition Fund. The Five College students who participated in the Interterm program "Curating 101: Acquiring Art for the Mead" will present prints by regional artists to choose from. Refreshments served.

Evenings at the Mead

Evening at the Mead

Five College students are invited to enjoy art, music and mingling at the Mead.

Tuesday, February 17
Lunar New Year

Tuesday, March 31
Art & Literature

Tuesday, April 21
Grand Tour

 

Hours

Sunday          9 a.m.–midnight
Monday          Closed
Tuesday          9 a.m.–midnight
Wednesday         9 a.m.–midnight
Thursday         9 a.m.–midnight
Friday         9 a.m.–8 p.m.
Saturday         9 a.m.–5 p.m.