Mead Community Day Celebrates 250th Anniversary of Amherst and 60th Anniversary of Mead Art Museum October 3

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Contact: Karen Cardinal, Accounting, Web and Marketing Manager, Mead Art Museum 413/542-2551

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Submitted by Karen H. Graves on Friday, 9/25/2009, at 11:37 AM

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Submitted by Karen H. Graves on Friday, 9/25/2009, at 11:37 AM

Art-Buying Power

Taking the Art World by Storm

By Katherine Duke '05

I’m in a gallery of the Mead Art Museum, examining three sculptures. Each one is a sort of woven basket, oddly shaped and adorned with beads and loops of wire in various bright colors. The small plaque beneath each creation lists the artist’s media as “Wood, reed and data.”

Data? How does one make a sculpture out of data?

Boston Globe: Photographer Abelardo Morell Will Be Featured in Mead Art Museum Exhibition

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The Sunday, Sept. 2, Boston Globe profiled photographer Abelardo Morrell, whose work is featured in a solo exhibition this fall at the Mead Art Museum.

Goodwill Ambassador Kim Phuc To Speak At Amherst College Nov. 4

November 2, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Stearns Steeple and the Mead in Winter

Submitted by Samuel A. Masinter
Stearns Steeple and the Mead Art Museum in February, as seen from atop Johnson Chapel.