All Mead events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.
Thu, Nov 5, 2015
Experience the range of moods in nighttime scenes included in the exhibition By the Light of the Silvery Moon: After Dark in Painting and Print, with Pamela Russell, Head of Education and Andrew W. Mellon Curator of Academic Programs. Free and open to the public.
Sat, Nov 7, 2015
Have fun at the Mead's first paint + paparazzi party! We're inviting the entire Amherst College community to contribute to the creation of a large-scale painting of the museum. Canvas, paints and brushes provided, plus Amherst-inspired props for dressing up in the photo booth. Held outdoors in the sculpture courtyard, directly in front of the museum.
Tue, Nov 10, 2015
Sat, Nov 14, 2015
Families with children ages 8–12 are invited to explore the Mead Art Museum in an exciting new way during an afternoon art adventure. Organized in conjunction with the exhibition Intersecting Colors: Josef Albers and His Contemporaries, this free workshop will include interactive close-looking activities, sketching and crafts led by Fritz Horstman, artist and education coordinator at the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation. Free and open to the public.