Evening Meditation Sessions to Resume at the Mead Art Museum on Nov. 10
October 26, 2010 Contact: Pamela Russell Coordinator of College Programs 413/542-8229
AMHERST, Mass.—For the second year, the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will hold a series of evening meditation sessions, free and open to the public, in the museum’s galleries at 7:30 p.m. on the Wednesday evenings of Nov. 10 and Dec. 8, 2010, and Jan. 26, Feb. 16 and March 9, 2011.
Mead/Fine Arts Summer Fellows in History of Art and the Practice of Art to Make Presentations Nov. 18
October 26, 2010
AMHERST, Mass.—On Thursday, Nov. 18, at 7:30 p.m., the Mead Art Museum, together with Amherst College’s Center for Community Engagement and the Department of Art and the History of Art, will present the four 2010 recipients of the Summer Fellowship in History of Art and the Practice of Art: Julia Massey ’12, Laila Milevski ’11, Zoe Pagonis ’11 and Angela Pratt ’11.
Amherst Map Publisher to Discuss Mead Art Museum’s New “Turned Upside Down” World Map on Dec. 5
October 14, 2010 Contact: Katrina Greene Andrew W. Mellon Post-Baccalaureate Curatorial Fellow 413/542-5420
AMHERST, Mass.—On Sunday, Dec. 5, at 4 p.m., Bob Abramms, founder of Amherst-based map publishing company ODT, Inc., will give a presentation about the history and politics of maps in the Mead Art Museum’s William Green Study Room.
The nine photos that make up this panoramic image represent the renovated galleries of the Mead Art Museum. Using the navigation bar at the bottom of the image, you can zoom in to view individual pieces.
Friederike Plafki's SOLO and TRIO Dances to Be Performed at the Mead Art Museum Oct. 5
September 29, 2010 Heidi Gilpin, Associate Professor of German 413-542-8503 email@example.com
AMHERST, Mass.—On Tuesday, Oct. 5, at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will host SOLO and TRIO dance performances choreographed by the award-winning, Berlin-based Friederike Plafki.
Mead Art Museum at Amherst College to Host “What’s Cooking at the Mead?” Gallery Talk Series
September 1, 2010 Contact: Pamela Russell Coordinator of College Programs 413/542-8229
AMHERST, Mass.—Starting Sunday, Sept. 12, the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will host “What’s Cooking at the Mead,” a series of six gallery talks featuring museum curators and educators in dialogue with local restaurateurs about the themes of food and dining in art.