Event Calendar

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Sat, Mar 24, 2018

M@A Artist Damien Sneed: Buckley Masterclass

Damien Sneed will work with the Amherst College Gospel Choir. This masterclass is free and open to the public.

Art Ecologies Pop Up Shop

Arts Ecologies Pop Up Shop

Join the Arts at Amherst Advocates for an afternoon of crafts and workshops!

Each activity will focus on upcycling, also known as creative reuse, which is the process of reusing discarded objects to create a product of a higher quality or value than the original.

Image of art installation for HOUSE exhibition

Weekly Tour at the Mead!

Join us for a tour with DeLyna Hadgu '21. DeLyna is a prospective art history and anthropology major, and her tour will focus on interactive engagement with key works in the exhibition HOUSE. This tour is free and open to all!

Open Book

Leisure Reading Afternoons

Join us for our penultimate session of leisure reading this Saturday, March 24 in James Common Room from 2-4 p.m. As usual, members of the class of '21 can enter a draw to win wireless headphones and a kindle reader. There will be insomnia cookies, books to give away and a space to relax and read. Come enjoy and get your reading goals back on track!

Logros Latinx: Celebrating Latinx Success (Past, Present and Future)

Come join us in celebrating Latinx success in this all-day event! Beginning with senior thesis presentations, learn about the the research and study Amherst seniors are pursuing. Next, there will be a career panel followed by small group discussions meant to explore different career options available for Latinx students at Amherst and beyond. Afterward, there will be a Latinx and Latin American Studies (LLAS) Panel where both students and faculty will discuss the new LLAS major followed by an alumni-student reception. Following the reception will be dinner, catered by the Fernandez Family Restaurant located in Holyoke. Finally, the day will culminate with a keynote address by Burth Lopez '01, attorney with MALDEF, the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, and a celebration featuring dancing and dance instruction with Daniel Trenner. Logros Latinx is brought to you by the students of La Causa, the Multicultural Resource Center, the office of Student Activities and the office of Alumni and Parent Programs. Questions? Contact alumni@amherst.edu.

Ongoing Events

Eli Marsh Exhibition: Sonya Clark

Visiting artist in residence Sonya Clark will exhibit recent work in the gallery through Friday, April 13, and will host an opening lecture at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21 in Pruyne Lecture Hall, 115 Fayerweather.

A reception will follow the event in the hall by the gallery.

The Gallery is open Monday - Friday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. and is closed Saturdays.

Oshi Live @ Amherst

WAMH Presents: Oshi

until Mar 24 Greenway A, Event Space

Oshi is a London based hip-hop and electronic music producer who rose to fame after being discovered online at 16 years old. He's known for his work on Justin Timberlake's "Suit & Tie" as well as Kali Uchis’ "Ridin Round" and Justin Bieber's "All That Matters." His music ranges from mellow beats to up-tempo EDM music. Sung-Ooga+Atlas will be making their debut as the openers and will be creating chill, dreamy vibes.