Reviving Classicism

Photographer Jan Staller to Exhibit at Amherst College Jan. 24 until Feb. 12

January 24, 2005Director of Media Relations

Abiodun Addresses Cross-Cultural Translation in New African Art Book

February 12, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.— In his preface to the groundbreaking and recently released A History of Art in Africa ($85, 544 pp., Prentice-Hall/Abrams, New York 2001), Professor Rowland Abiodun, John C. Newton Professor of Fine Arts and Black Studies at Amherst College, argues that the field of African art studies has been vexed by the problem of cross-cultural translation.

Amherst College Professor Natasha Staller's "Sum of Destructions" a Finalist For Charles Rufus Morey Book Award 29

September 23, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Fine Arts Faculty Exhibit at Mead Art Museum at Amherst College Sept. 9 through Nov. 2

August 12, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Carolee Schneemann and Kristine Stiles To Discuss Fluxus, Process and Purpose at Amherst College April 15

Amherst College Photographer Justin Kimball is 2003 Guggenheim Fellow

April 27, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Duane Michals: Photography and Reality at the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College Jan. 20 through April 16

January 17, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will present Duane Michals: Photography and Reality from Friday, Jan. 20 to Sunday, April 16. Duane Michals will speak about his work at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 16, in Stirn Auditorium. The exhibition, talk and a reception in the museum are all free and open to the public.

Artist Brett Cook To Speak at Amherst College May 1

April 18, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Brett Cook, an artist whose work defies easy characterization, will speak about his work at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 1, in the Pruyne Lecture Hall at Amherst College. Sponsored by the Department of Fine Arts, the Eastman Fund and the dean of the faculty at Amherst College, Cook-Dizney’s talk is free and open to the public.

Scott Niichel ’06 to Present Gallery Talk on Natalia Goncharova’s Mystical Images of War at Amherst College May 5

April 18, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Scott Niichel ’06 will present a gallery talk on Natalia Goncharova’s Mystical Images of War at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 5, at the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College. Admission to the talk and all related events is free and open to the public.

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