Featured Event

2024 Summer Luncheon

Join us for the annual Museum Summer Luncheon, a cherished tradition since the museum’s inauguration in 1959. Each July artists, educators, curators, collectors, volunteers, and dedicated friends gather together in a day-long celebration of the... more >

Another Museum is Possible

Drawing upon movement, durational performance practice, movement scores, and spoken word, artists will use performance to explore, illuminate, and challenge museum spaces and histories. Performances take place in the galleries and public spaces of the... more >

Reading the Archive: Sol LeWitt’s Seven Walls

Join students, faculty, staff and community members for a special read-aloud to pay tribute to the artwork Seven Walls by Sol LeWitt, which has featured prominently on the Colby Museum’s grounds since 2002 and is... more >

Arts in Bloom

Join us at Paul J. Shupf Art Center in downtown Waterville or at the Colby Museum on campus to celebrate the season with gorgeous bouquets created by The Robin’s Nest flower shop. Two local florists will... more >

Lifelong Learning Lab: George Caleb Bingham

The Life Learning community is cordially invited to a special event at the Colby College Museum of Art on George Caleb Bingham’s The Jolly Flatboatmen. Attendees will consider this painting—which is on view as part... more >

Community Day 2024

Join the Colby College Museum of Art on campus for a day of free art workshops, music, food, and interactive gallery experiences for people of all ages. Create your own works of art with Lunder... more >

Senior Exhibition Opening Reception

The 2024 Senior Exhibition features the culminating Capstone projects of Studio Art majors who have concentrated in painting, photography, print and digital media, and sculpture during their time at Colby. This year’s contributing seniors are... more >

First Friday: Together

Join the Colby College Museum of Art and its Waterville partners to celebrate the opening of TOGETHER: ART FOR ALL at the Paul J. Schupf Art Center. Visit multiple locations across downtown Waterville to see... more >