Museum of Art
Baz Gilligan-Kim, class of 2019, discusses the photograph “Space Writing (Self-Portrait),” by Man Ray. The photograph is in the collection of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.
With the end of the semester drawing to a close, the BCMA would like to congratulate its three senior interns, Eliza Nitzan, Eliza Goodpasture, and Julianna Burke, on their graduation and celebrate the next steps in their careers and education.
Focus on Carmen Papalia, whose work is included in the exhibition, “Second Sight: The Paradox of Vision in Contemporary Art,” at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art
Stepping into Color: An Exploration of Richard Pousette-Dart’s Visionary Paintings of Light and Space from the 1960s and early 1970s
Opening on April 19 and on view throughout the summer at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art, “Richard Pousette-Dart: Painting/ Light/ Space” invites visitors to immerse themselves in a group of mural-sized canvases by one of the great painters of the New York School.
In February, fifteen Bowdoin students helped Chicago-based artist Tony Lewis create two large site-specific wall drawings at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.
“It’s all about challenging the visual as a domain of beauty, of aesthetics and of knowledge,” said curator Ellen Tani. “But it’s also about crossing the lines between different modes of experience.”