Colby Cares About Kids
A look inside Colby Cares About Kids, a pioneering mentoring program through which a once-a-week commitment by Colby student volunteers makes big differences in the lives of local children.
Art 293A: Asian Museum Workshop:
Chinese Artists in Maine
A hands-on, collaborative workshop in which students become curators and create a museum exhibition at Common Street Arts, in downtown Waterville. View the exhibit website they created.
Peter Soriano: Permanent Maintenance at the Colby College Museum of Art
Colby’s museum commissioned artist Peter Soriano to create a major wall drawing for its lobby gallery, and the new work, spanning 100 feet, was installed with students during a month-long artist’s residency on campus.
Evening of Ekphrasis
Students in the Creative Writing Program read poetry written in response to artworks in the museum in an event cosponsored by the Center for the Arts and Humanities and the Creative Writing Program.
Museum of Art Open House
An opening reception and celebration of the Colby museum’s fall exhibitions that feature works by Whistler, Katz, and Soriano. An evening of food, art making, music, and art exploration.