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Art students and professors tour New York art scene

Art students and professors tour New York art scene

Over fall break, 13 Colby art majors and three Colby faculty members traveled to New York City on a Colby sponsored trip. The trip, made possible by the Mirken Family Endowment for Education, allowed students to explore the art world by taking them to one of the most exciting art hubs in the United States. This year, trip coordinators Mirken […]

Museum’s Fall Open House draws crowds

Museum’s Fall Open House draws crowds

The Colby College Museum of Art reopened its doors to the public through its Fall Open House on Thursday, September 24, 2015. From 6 to 6:30 p.m., visitors could meet and mingle in the William D. Adam’s Gallery, surrounded by artist Peter Soriano’s new installation: “Permanent Maintenance”. Accompanied by food, drink, and light music, nearly 200 guests both from the […]

Artist Peter Soriano on his new Museum installation

Artist Peter Soriano on his new Museum installation

This year the Colby College Museum of Art will be formally opening its doors to the public on Thursday, September 24, 2015, at the annual Fall Open House. A large part of what makes the night so exciting is that it will be the first occasion to view one of the newest additions to the Museum’s collection. The artwork in […]

Senior artist profile series: Jonah Belk ’15

Senior artist profile series: Jonah Belk ’15

Each year in May, The Colby Museum of Art hosts the Senior Art Show, an exhibition featuring works by senior students ranging in a variety of mediums, including photography, sculpture, printmaking and painting. In the weeks leading up to the opening, the Echo has featured each artist, showcasing their work and speaking to them about their personal inspirations and processes. […]