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Art Break: Mirror, Mirror Study

Join us each Thursday, at noon to spend time with a work of art on view in the galleries at the Colby Museum. This week, Priscilla Doel, docent, will facilitate the program, focusing on Mirror, Mirror Study by Andrew Wyeth, located in the Andrew Wyeth: Life and Death exhibition.
Art Break is based on the …


Welcome Fall 2022: Colby Jazz Collective + Fall Exhibitions

Join the Colby College Museum of Art and the Music Department for a fall celebration of music and art. We’ll kick off our Music in the Museum series with an outdoor performance by the Colby Jazz Collective, featuring Colby music department faculty playing a collection of well-known tunes from the standard Jazz repertoire …


Campus + Community Film Series: The Mind of a Dancer

In collaboration with Maine Film Center at Railroad Square Cinema, the films selected within this Campus + Community Film series are directly related and inspired by the Colby College Museum of Art current exhibitions and collections.
And Then We Danced (2020, 1:53) follows Merab, a devoted dancer who has been training for years with his …


Campus + Community Film Series: The Mind of a Dancer

The Campus + Community Film series is a collaborative program of the Colby College Museum of Art and Maine Film Center at Railroad Square Cinema. Films selected are related to or inspired by current exhibitions and/or works in the Colby Museum collection.
Frances Ha (2013, 1:26) stars Greta Gerwig as a young woman in …


Campus + Community Film Series: The Mind of a Dancer

The Campus + Community Film series is a collaborative program of the Colby College Museum of Art and Maine Film Center at Railroad Square Cinema. Films selected are related to or inspired by current exhibitions and/or works in the Colby Museum collection.
Can You Bring It: Bill T. Jones and D-Man in the Waters …





Art Break: Directional by Thaddeus Mosley

Each Thursday, join us to spend time with a work of art on view in the Colby Museum galleries. This week, Kris Bergquist, Mirken Curator of Education and Engagement, will facilitate the conversation, focusing on Directional by Thaddeus Mosley, located in the Sally and Michael Gordon Gallery.

Art Break is a program that is based …


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].