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Artful Healing: Time to Let Go

… choices from a conscious place moving forward.
Recommended Materials:

Lined or white paper for writing
Pen or pencil
Paper for drawing – 8 1/2 X 11 (you may use smaller or larger paper depending on what feels right for you and what you have available)
Chalk or oil pastels (may be substituted by other drawing …


Art @ Home: Marsden Hartley

… think looks like the view that Marsden Hartley might have seen.

Let’s get inspired by Marsden Hartley and create our own landscape, a picture of a place. You may have noticed that one of the first things you notice are the rocks—they really stand out because he outlined them in thick black …


Growing Local Panel Discussion

… phone, we recommend downloading it here in advance of the discussion. This virtual event is FREE, but pre-registration is required. Please RSVP here to receive the link to the Zoom meeting two hours before prior to the event.
We encourage you to watch the film before Thursday’s talk and come with your questions …


Alec Soth: Summer Nights at the Dollar Tree

… conditions for voyeurism, both acoustic and visual, as evidenced in Summer Nights at the Dollar Tree, which is set in Soth’s hometown of Minneapolis. His camera lingers on freeway overpasses, gas stations, and commercial parking lots as it clocks the waning daylight. Soth drifts from these public spaces—scenes of people commuting, running errands …


Colby Faculty

… to schedule a curricular installation in the Landay Teaching Gallery and/or consult with a museum staff member on selecting artworks for installation, please contact Phoebe Zipper, Linde Family Foundation Educator for College Audiences.

Guidelines for the Landay Teaching Gallery
Davis Art Archives
Faculty and students researching a particular work in the collection may request …


Frequently Asked Questions

… and we need at least two weeks in order to schedule it as we rely on volunteer docents. To arrange a tour, please contact Abby Newkirk, our Linde Family Foundation Senior Coordinator of School and Teacher Programs, at 207.859.5623.
How may I request a digital image of a work in the Museum’s …


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].