| by Geoff Edgers

Colby’s Feb. 2 announcement of the establishment of the Lunder Institute for American Art has gained media attention from media outlets and art organizations. Here is the coverage to date:

Colby College Museum of Art given 1,000-work collection
Feb. 18, 2017
The Art Newspaper

Gift adds more than 1,100 artworks to the Colby College Museum of Art’s collection
Feb. 6, 2017

$100 Million Gift Set To Transform Colby College Museum of Art
Feb. 3, 2017
Boston Globe

Colby College Museum of Art Receives $100M Gift
Feb. 3, 2017
Maine Public

Colby College Museum of Art Receives Gift of Art Worth $100 Million
Feb. 3, 2017
Philanthropy News Digest

Mega-gift of Art to Colby College
Feb. 3, 2017
Inside Higher Ed

Colby College Museum Receives $100 Million In Artworks From Peter And Paula Lunder
Feb. 3, 2017

Art + Vision – The Lunder Institute For American Art Will Transform Teaching And Learning At Colby
Feb. 3, 2017
Colby Magazine

Picasso, Lewitt And 1,150 Works Are Part Of More Than $100 Million Gift To Colby Art Museum
Feb. 2, 2017
Washington Post

Lunders Give Colby College Art Museum A Gift Worth $100 Million – Again
Feb. 2, 2017
Portland Press Herald

Colby College Museum In Waterville Nets $100 Million Gift
Feb. 2, 2017
Morning Sentinel

Colby College Museum of Art Receives $100 Million Gift from Peter and Paula Lunder
Feb. 3, 2017

Colby College Museum of Art receives $100M Gift
Feb. 3, 2017
Associated Press

Colby College Gets $100M Gift
Feb. 3, 2017
Art Market Monitor