Weitz and Walt co-organize Zao-Wou Ki symposium

Asian Abstractions/Global Contexts, a symposium on the legacy of Zao Wou-ki and other East Asian Diasporic artists on 20th Century Art will take place at the Asia Society in New York, November 18, 2017. The symposium was co-organized with Colby College Museum of Art, Dr. Ankeney Weitz, Ellerton M. and Edith K. Jetté Professor of...

Green’s After Morandi featured at Paris Photo

Associate Professor of Art Gary Green‘s new book, After Morandi, will be featured at several events at this year’s Paris Photo. The festival, which draws more than 60,000 visitors each year, features fine art photography from around the world. Professor Green’s book was described by critic and publisher Steve Bisson as “The result of an artistic pilgrimage...

Borthwick installs sculpture in Scotland

Assistant Professor of Art Bradley Borthwick installed site-specific sculpture at Borthwick Castle, Scotland in September 2016. Borthwick received funding from both the Canada Council for the Arts and the Humanities Division at Colby to fabricate and install his new project, Flodden: The Mote of Locherwart. This work investigates the history of the landscape surrounding Borthwick castle and his own family...

Sheehan edits Grove Art Guide to Photography

In October 2016, Oxford University Press will publish the first edition of the Grove Art Guide to Photography, edited by Tanya Sheehan (Associate Professor and Chair of Art). A field guide for students, instructors, and scholars, the Grove Art Guide to Photography provides a thorough overview of photography’s history, from the early 19th century to the present. This wide-ranging...