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Campus + Community Film Series: I Know a Man... Ashley Bryan

Join us for a free screening of I Know a Man … Ashley Bryan (2016, 1h 13m). This documentary tells the story of Ashley Bryan, who used art his entire life to celebrate joy, mediate the darkness of war and racism, explore the mysteries of faith, and create a loving community. Ashley Bryan became a yearround …


Campus + Community Film Series: Summer of Soul

Join us for a free screening Summer of Soul (2021,1h 58m), a documentary about the legendary 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival that celebrated African-American music and culture and promoted Black pride and unity.
This documentary is part of the Campus + Community Film Series, inspired by the exhibition, Ashley Bryan / Paula Wilson: Take the World …


Live from the Guggenheim: Celebrating Alex Katz and Artist Collaborations

Join us for an exclusive livestream screening of the program, That Various Field: Alex Katz’s Creative Communities and the Field of Interdisciplinary Collaboration, which delves into Alex Katz’s engagement in theater, dance, and poetry, currently on view in two exhibitions—Alex Katz: Theater and Dance, at the Colby College Museum of Art, and …


Saturday Art Adventures: Art + Cart

Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to stop by our Art + Cart for a an exploration of the painting What’s it Worth by John Haberle. February’s activity uses the artwork to demonstrate how things we all use—such as postage stamps, coins, and paper money—help tell stories about our …


Art Break: Palisades by Martha Diamond

Each Thursday, join us to spend time with a work of art on view in the galleries at the Colby Museum. This week, Robert Nicholson, a docent at the Colby College Museum of Art, will facilitate the conversation, focusing on Palisades by Martha Diamond, located in the Museum Lobby.
Art Break programs are grounded in …


Art Break: Muhammad (Chicago) by Dawoud Bey

Each Thursday, join us to spend time with a work of art on view in the galleries at the Colby Museum. This week, Jacqueline Terrassa, Carolyn Muzzy Director at the Colby College Museum of Art, will facilitate the conversation, focusing on Muhammad (Chicago) by Dawoud Bey, located in the Upper Jetté Gallery.
Art Break programs …


After School Art Club: Weaving

Join the Colby Museum and Waterville Creates every Thursday afternoon for a series of dynamic after school art explorations.
This week, weave your own handwritten or illustrated story. This project was created by Lunder Institute summer 2022 residential fellow Bryana Bibbs, inspired by the Faith Ringgold piece Coming to Jones Road #4: Under a Blood …



First Friday, Downtown Waterville

Join the Colby College Museum of Art at the Paul J. Schupf Art Center, 93 Main Street, for an art-making activity, games, and music, as part of the monthly First Friday offerings across downtown Waterville.
From 4–6 pm, gather with Tessa Greene O’Brien, the Lunder Institute resident fellow who created the Fields …


Banner Image: Sanford Robinson Gifford, A Twilight in the Adirondacks, 1864, Oil on canvas, 10 1/2 in. x 18 1/2 in., The Lunder Collection, 2013.130
Works in the museum's collection are presented with basic information consisting of artist, date and media. When available, an image of the artwork is displayed. Images are presented as a fair use educational resource and commercial use is strictly prohibited. To request an image, please contact [email protected].