Interior Visions: Selections from the Collection by Alex Katz

July 14, 2012 - October 7, 2012

Lower Jette Galleries

Curated by Alex Katz

Interior Visions, the third installation of Rediscoveries, is curated by the artist Alex Katz. The Rediscoveries exhibition series invites members of the Colby College community to select and arrange artworks from the Museum’s collection. ForInterior Visions, Katz has selected a group of modern and contemporary paintings and works on paper that he describes as “relevant to our times and to each other.”

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Senior Art Exhibition

May 3, 2012 - May 20, 2012

Lower Jette Galleries

The Annual Senior Art Exhibition brings together art by Colby senior who have completed extensive work in their media.

Featured artists: Brynn Bernheimer, Tory Belin, Leah Brewer, Patrick Dolan, Rebecca Gonzalez-Kreisberg, Monique Goodin, Audrey Gourlie, William Greenberg, Sarah Hirsch, Madeline Jane Reusch, Anne M. Sewall, Autumn Smith, and Monica Albu

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Rediscoveries 2: New Perspectives on the Permanent Collection

February 14, 2012 - June 24, 2012

Lower Jette Galleries

Curated by William D. Adams

Please note that Rediscoveries 2 will close temporarily from April 30 through May 21 and will re-open May 22 through June 24.
The exhibition series Rediscoveries invites members from the Colby College community to select and arrange artwork from the permanent collection. In the second installment, President William D. Adams offers a meditation on the blighted urban landscape. Focusing on spaces associated with labor, the exhibition takes as its centerpiece a group of newly acquired photographs by Andrew Moore. Through these and other works depicting factories, gas stations, landfills, deserted alleys and houses, and classrooms, viewers discover the powerful and unexpected beauty that often resides in such places.

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Rediscoveries 1: New Perspectives on the Permanent Collection

November 8, 2011 - January 22, 2012

Lower Jette Galleries

Curated by David Simon

Founded on the belief that a museum is a platform for new ideas from diverse perspectives, Rediscoveries, an ongoing exhibition series, presents rotating selections from the permanent collection chosen by members of the Colby College community. Representing a wide range of disciplines, interests, and areas of expertise, guest curators include Colby faculty, students, staff, and friends of the Museum.
Rediscoveries 1 has been curated by David Simon, Ellerton and Edith Jette Professor of Art.

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