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Colby Museum of Art

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5600 Mayflower Hill Dr
Waterville, 04901
(207) 859-5600 https://www.colby.edu/museum/

September 2019

Fall Open House

Thu. Sep 19

Colby Museum of Art

Fall Open House celebrates the exhibitions that will be on view during the Fall 2019 semester with live music, demonstrations, art-making, gallery experiences, refreshments, and opportunities to learn about upcoming programs. Spend time in the galleries viewing exhibitions that feature contemporary art by Wabanaki artists, the 2019 Faculty Biennial Show, photographs of Waterville community members,…

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Noontime Art Talk with Fall Art Studio Faculty

Fri. Sep 20

Colby Museum of Art

The 2019 Faculty Biennial Show artists - Bradley Borthwick, Bevin Engman, Garry Mitchell, Amanda Lilleston, Charles Orzech, and Thalassa Raasch - will discuss their works that are on view September 5 - 22, 2019. Our Noontime Art Talk programs consist of Museum staff members, Colby faculty members, and guest speakers discussing current exhibitions or works…

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Music in the Museum: Tim Burris and Joëlle Morris

Tue. Sep 24

Colby Museum of Art

Spain of the 1860’s was a hotbed of guitar activity, for composers and for the legendary guitar builder Antonio de Torres Jurado. Ms. Morris and Mr. Burris will perform works by Antonio Cano, Tomás Damas and José Viñas. Mr. Burris plays on a copy of an 1864 Torres guitar.

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October 2019

Maine Craft Weekend Events at the Colby Museum of Art

Sat. Oct 5

Colby Museum of Art

In collaboration with Maine Craft Weekend, the Colby College Museum of Art will provide additional tours and activities related to the Wíwənikan…the beauty we carry exhibition featuring contemporary art by basketmakers, canoe makers, carvers, painters, and beadworkers of the First Nations people of what is now Maine and Maritime Canada. All tours and activities are…

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Maine Craft Weekend Events at the Colby Museum of Art

Sun. Oct 6

Colby Museum of Art

In collaboration with Maine Craft Weekend, the Colby College Museum of Art will provide additional tours and activities related to the Wíwənikan…the beauty we carry exhibition featuring contemporary art by basketmakers, canoe makers, carvers, painters, and beadworkers of the First Nations people of what is now Maine and Maritime Canada. All tours and activities are…

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November 2019

Community + Campus Film Series, Five Seasons

Tue. Nov 12

Colby Museum of Art

The Museum, in collaboration with Railroad Square Cinema, presents this series of films related to current exhibitions and collections. Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf is a documentary about landscape designer Piet Oudolf, who describes his creative process from his abstract sketches to his conventional notions of  beauty, public space, and nature. This screening…

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Music in the Museum: Gulimina Mahamuti

Thu. Nov 14

Colby Museum of Art

Internationally acclaimed Chinese-American pianist, Dr. Gulimina Mahamuti, will share a solo recital on piano transcriptions of J.S. Bach-Egon Petri, D. Scarlatti-Enrique Granados, and Schubert-Liszt, and feature music by Maine composer, Lucas Richman, maestro of the Bangor Symphony Orchestra, with his Reflections for solo piano.

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