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2024 Summer Luncheon

… of friends like you.
Colby College Museum of Art proudly announces that Adam D. Weinberg D.F.A. ’07 and Sarah Workneh will be honored with the 2024 Jetté Award for Leadership in the Arts and Terry Winters with the 2024 Cummings Award for Artistic Excellence.
Please learn more and get information about gifts, tickets …


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 Institute for American Art resident fellows at the Art Tent, play with the Children’s Discovery Museum and Colby students …


2023 Summer Luncheon

On July 8, 2023, as part of the Colby Museum’s annual Summer Luncheon, Jacqueline Terrassa, the museum’s Carolyn Muzzy director, sat down with artists Virgil Ortiz, Daniel Minter, and Paula Wilson to discuss their practice. Watch here.
Read about the festivities in Colby News.
See our awardees and participant bios.
Support or RSVP …


Summer Luncheon 2024

… of friends like you.
Colby College Museum of Art proudly announces that Adam D. Weinberg D.F.A. ’07 and Sarah Workneh will be honored with the 2024 Jetté Award for Leadership in the Arts and Terry Winters with the 2024 Cummings Award for Artistic Excellence.

2024 Museum Summer Luncheon Event Co-Chairs
James Carpenter …


Joy to the Ville 2023

Join us for the annual Joy to the Ville festivities at the Paul J. Schupf Art Center, where we’ve teamed up with Waterville Creates, the Waterville Public Library, Maine Children’s Home, and the Children’s Discovery Museum to celebrate the enchanting spirit of the season. In addition to the following activities, you’ll …


Elm City Small Press Fest 2023

Join us for the third annual Elm City Small Press Fest! Elm City Small Press Fest is a community event that focuses on independent publishing in the Maine region. This event highlights contemporary print and publishing culture while activating conversations around creative labor and commerce as viable artistic practices. The goal of the Fest is …


2023 Faculty Biennial Exhibition Panel Discussion and Opening

… Rahn, Assistant Professor of Art History at the University of Maine at Augusta and Director of UMA’s Charles Danforth Gallery. A joint reception with the Faculty + Staff Mumble will follow in the museum lobby from 5–7 p.m.
The 2023 Faculty Biennial will be on view from November 9 to December 10, 2023.


Allen Island Summer 2023 Retreat: Implementing Wabanaki Studies through the Arts

… implement Wabanaki Studies into their K-12 classroom curriculum and to connect with other teachers throughout the state.

Educators in rural districts or who teach Indigenous youth are especially encouraged to apply. Click here to fill out the application, which will take approximately 10-20 minutes to complete. Space is limited to about 15 participants.


2023 Museum Summer Luncheon Honorees and Participants

… programming. Shannon served as the executive director of the Maine Film Center from 2012 to 2016 and as the director of the Maine International Film Festival from 2002 to 2017. Prior to that, Shannon was the executive director of Waterville Main Street from 2003 through 2012, during which time she oversaw over $1 million in …



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
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