Mead Art Museum Opens Exhibition of Unofficial Russian Art of the 1960s and ’70s

September 24, 2010

AMHERST, Mass.—On Tuesday, Sept. 21, the Mead Art Museum opened a new exhibition, Beyond Ideology: Russian Art of the 1960s and 1970s from the Collection of Thomas P. Whitney, Class of 1937.


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

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.


Mead Art Museum at Amherst College to Reopen with Fresh Look July 3

June 22, 2010
Contact: Karen Cardinal
Accounting, Web and Marketing Manager
413/542 2551

AMHERST, Mass.—On Saturday, July 3, the MeadArt Museum at AmherstCollege will unveil the first in a series of new displays that promise to refresh every gallery in the museum before the start of the 2010-11 academic year.image


Mead Art Museum Publishes Book on Development of the Mead Collection for’s Kindle e-Reader

June 4, 2010

AMHERST, Mass.— The Mead Art Museum at Amherst College has published its first e-book, The Development of the Art Collection of Amherst College, 1871-1971 (Kindle Edition), for the Kindle e-reader.


Henry Oscar Bedford Left and Leaving Video Installation Showing in Amherst College’s Stearns Steeple

May 27, 2010

AMHERST, Mass.—Henry Oscar Bedford ’11, in conjunction with the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College, is showing the video installation Left and Leaving in the Stearns Steeple on the school’s campus.