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

Contemporary Women Artists at Mead Art Museum at Amherst College

May 23, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Mead Art Museum celebrates 25 years of coeducation at Amherst College with The Belles of Amherst: Contemporary Women Artists in the Collections of the Mead Art Museum and University Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst. There will be an opening reception at the Mead on Friday, May 31, at 4:30 p.m.; the exhibition will remain on view in the Fairchild Gallery from May 31 until Sept. 8.

Student Art at Mead Art Museum at Amherst College Beginning May 9

May 3, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—On Thursday, May 9, the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will begin the presentation of three exhibitions of work that reflects the artistic and scholarly efforts of five students from Amherst College and the University of Massachusetts. These exhibitions, sponsored by the Associates of Fine Arts at Amherst, are free and open to the public. The first exhibition (May 9 through May 26) features the thesis work of two seniors, Emily Lobsenz and Nathaniel Robinson.

Joshua Lane To Speak on “Hadley” Furniture at Amherst College May 7

April 24, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Joshua Lane, assistant curator of furniture at Historic Deerfield, will speak about “New Discoveries in ‘Hadley’ Furniture” on Tuesday, May 7, at 12:15 p.m. in the Teaching Gallery of the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College.

Megan Lambert To Present The Painted Pig at Amherst College April 16

April 8, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—In conjunction with the exhibition Casa Manana: The Morrow Collection of Mexican Popular Arts, the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will present a special children’s story time with Megan Lambert, who will feature The Painted Pig, a story by Elizabeth Morrow, and other picture books, on Tuesday, April 16, at 10:30 a.m. in the museum. The event is free and open to the public.

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