The New York Sun: Neighborhood Watch

Submitted by Caroline J. Hanna
"Isacc Bashevis Singer and the Lower East Side: Photographs by Bruce Davidson," an exhibition organized by Amherst's Mead Art Museum that went on display at the Jewish Museum in Manhattan, received a long and favorable review in the Dec. 20 issue of the New York Sun.

Amherst College Museums Extend Opening Hours through Jan. 25

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
December 14, 2007 Contact: Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Chuck Close Exhibition on Display at Amherst College’s Mead Art Museum Through March of 2008

Submitted by Holly R. Saltrelli
November 30, 2007 Contact: Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417** Editor’s Note: The December 9 event at the Mead has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances. ** 

“Amherst College Portraits” Exhibition To Open Nov. 29; Collaborative Art Project Involved Students, Faculty, Staff & Community

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
November 19, 2007 Contact: Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Artist Zeina Nasr ’06 To Workshop Her Original Music With Her Audience in a Performance at Amherst College Nov. 5

Submitted by Holly R. Saltrelli
October 18, 2007 Contact: Caroline Jenkins Director of Media Relations

Amherst College Will Host Community Artmaking Celebration Friday, Sept. 28

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
September 24, 2007 Contact: Betsy Siersma Visiting Curator Mead Art Museum 413/542-2941 Stacey Schmeidel Director of Public Affairs

Stephan Koplowitz – REVEALED at Mead Art Museum, Amherst College Sept. 12-25; Site-Specific Performance at Mead Wednesday, Sept.

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
August 27, 2007 Contact: Stacey Schmeidel Director of Public Affairs 413/542-2321 EDITOR’S NOTE: The Sept. 12-25 camera obscura display and the Sept. 19 site-specific performance may provide good photo opportunities.

Mead Art Museum Presents Lecture by Textile Artist Sonya Clark ’89 Oct. 11

October 1, 2001 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass. – In conjunction with the exhibition “18 Alumni Artists,” the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will present a lecture by Sonya Clark ’89, Assistant Professor in the Department of Environment, Textiles and Design at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her talk, “From Hair to There: Cultural Roots as Artistic Inspiration,” will take place on Thursday, Oct. 11, at 4:30 p.m. in Stirn Auditorium. A reception to mark the opening of the exhibition will follow.

Through British Eyes: British Art at the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College Jan. 23 to Aug. 26

December 7, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

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