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.

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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

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Mead Art Museum Publishes Book on Development of the Mead Collection for Amazon.com’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 Amazon.com Kindle e-reader.

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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.

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Mead Art Museum Curator to Discuss American and European Art from the Mead’s Collection April 27

April 21, 2010
Contact: Bettina Jungen
Curator of Russian Art
413/542 8561

AMHERST, Mass.—On Tuesday, April 27, at 4 p.m. at the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College, Bettina Jungen, Thomas P. Whitney ’37 Curator of Russian Art, will present a talk on an exhibition at the Mead titled “The Magic of Signs: American and European Art of the 1950s and ’60s from the Collection of Richard S. Zeisler ’37.” 

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American and European Art of the 1950s and 60s from the Collection of Richard Zeisler ’37 on Display at the Mead Art Museum

March 26, 2010
Contact: Karen Cardinal
Accounting, Web and Marketing Manager, Mead Art Museum
413/542-2551

AMHERST, Mass.—On Friday, March 26, AmherstCollege’s MeadArt Museum will open an installation of works on paper, paintings and sculptures of the 1950s and 60s donated and bequeathed from the collection of Richard S. Zeisler, a member of the college’s Class of 1937.

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