Arts at Amherst: Faculty Collaborations

The Decimation of Richard Fink, Performance Art Tribute to Local Man, to Take Place at Amherst College Sept. 18

September 7, 2010                                         

AMHERST, Mass. – On Saturday, Sept. 18, at 5 p.m. in Kirby Theater at Amherst College, 14 sculpted busts of Richard Fink, the George H. Corey Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus, will be ceremonially destroyed. Admission is free.

Mead Art Museum to Host Performance by Artist Jonathan Meese Dec. 7

Nov. 20, 2008
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413-542-8417


AMHERST, Mass. – On Sunday, Dec. 7, at 7:30 p.m. in Amherst College’s Kirby Theater, the Mead Art Museum will host DRIVE ME HOMEESE BABYBABY, TO ERZLAND (ACHTUNG), a performance by German painter and sculptor Jonathan Meese, the artist currently featured in the Mead’s special installation ALARM de ALARM (PROPAGANDA IN ALASKA): New and Recent Works by Jonathan Meese from the Collection of Adam Lindemann ’83 and Amalia Dayan.

Amherst College Celebrates 25 Years of Five College Dance Feb. 11 and 12

January 21, 2005Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.-The Amherst College Department of Theater and Dance will present Dance in Dialogue, a festival of performances, panel discussions and workshops, as part of the 25th anniversary of the Five College Dance Department. Events will take place Friday and Saturday, Feb. 11 and 12, at Kirby Theater and in Webster Hall at the college.

Cutting Edge Hip-Hop Theater Piece Dreamscape Hits Amherst College March 2 and 3