Museum of Art

Amber Orosco ’19, Aimee Ng, associate curator, The Frick Collection, and Ben Wu’18 during a recent research trip in New York City.

Researching the Molinari Collection: Ben Wu ’18 and Amber Orosco ’19

Amber Orosco ’19 and Ben Wu’18 speak about their summer research on the portrait medal and its history during the Renaissance.

Museum of Art Patrons Enjoy First ‘Music in the Museum’ Lunchtime Chamber Concert

Music-lovers filled the Bowdoin College Museum of Art’s Bowdoin Gallery on Thursday, June 29, 2017, for a lunchtime concert. This was the first of the “Music in the Museum” events being staged as part of the Bowdoin International Music Festival, featuring some of the young, talented musicians who are taking part in the festival.

Joachim Homann, curator, speaking to visitors in the exhibition "Why Draw: 500 Years of Drawings and Watercolors at Bowdoin College" at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

The Oldest Public Collection of Drawings in America: A Living Resource

Joachim Homann, curator, on the exhibition “Why Draw? 500 Years of Drawings and Watercolors” at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

Left to right: Seth Chatterton’19, Daniel Banks ’19, Daniel Rechtschaffen ’18, Johna Cook ’19, and Juliette Dankens ’18.

Welcome to Summer Student Interns at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art

The Museum of Art is delighted to welcome five Bowdoin student interns this summer to engage in a range of different projects, programs, and exhibitions.

Bowdoin International Music Festival musicians on the steps of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

Bowdoin International Music Festival at the Museum of Art this Summer

The Museum of Art is proud to partner with the Bowdoin International Music Festival for the third year in a row, presenting a pair of concerts at the Museum on June 29 and July 20.

Groundbreaking Exhibition of Memento Mori from the Renaissance Opens at Bowdoin College Museum of Art on Saturday, June 24

Featuring nearly 70 objects, this exhibition incorporates rarely-seen loans from major North American and European museums and works from Bowdoin’s own collection revealing new insights into the understanding of mortality and morality in Renaissance Europe.

Bowdoin College Art Museum Participates in ‘Second Friday Brunswick’ ArtWalk

Free ice cream outside the Bowdoin College Museum of Art helps get the monthly community event off to a good start!

Museum of Art Portrait Exhibition in The New Yorker

Writing in The New Yorker magazine, author and art critic Calvin Tomkins made reference to Bowdoin College Museum of Art exhibition This Is a Portrait If I Say So: Identity in American Art, 1912 to Today, which ran from June to October 2016.