Mead Art Museum at Amherst College to Host Discussion Series titled "Exposing the Mead: Conversations on Photographs in the Collection"

January 4, 2011
Contact: Maggie Dethloff
Andrew W. Mellon Post-Baccalaureate Curatorial Fellow

AMHERST, Mass.— Beginning Tuesday, Feb. 15,  the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will host a series of five informal discussions inspired by photographs from the Mead’s collection.


Amherst College’s Frost Library to Host Spring Book Party for Faculty Authors on Feb. 17

January 28, 2011

AMHERST, Mass.—On Thursday, Feb. 17, at 4:30 p.m. in the first-floor periodicals area, Amherst College’s Frost Library will host a spring book party recognizing new works by Amherst faculty in the social sciences.


Art and Science Meet in Landmark Orra White Hitchcock Exhibition at Mead Art Museum

January 4, 2011
Contact: Karen Cardinal
Accounting, Web and Marketing Manager, Mead Art Museum

AMHERST, Mass.—Orra White Hitchcock (1796–1863): An Amherst Woman of Art and Science, a special exhibition that brings to light the little-known art of one of the Connecticut River Valley’s earliest female artists, will open on Friday, Jan. 28, at the Mead Art Museum of Amherst College.