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Penobscot Artist Sarah Sockbeson Named a 2021–22 Lunder Institute Senior Fellow

WATERVILLE, MAINE, December 9, 2021—The Lunder Institute for American Art is pleased to announce that Maine-based artist Sarah Sockbeson will serve as a Lunder Institute senior fellow and will be the recipient of the 2021–22 Alfonso Ossorio Creative Production Grant.
Established in 2019 supported by the Ossorio Foundation, the Alfonso Ossorio Creative …



Art&: 2021 Faculty Biennial

… Engman, Gary Green, Amanda Lilleston, and Garry Mitchell—about their artistic practices. A Q&A will follow the conversation. Please pre-register for this program here.
The 2021 Faculty Biennial, will be on view through December 12, 2021.

The Art& series brings together visiting artists, scholars, museum staff, and community experts for conversations about exhibitions …


Art&: 2021 Faculty Biennial

At this virtual program, Chief Curator Beth Finch will host a conversation with the five artists featured in the 2021 Faculty Biennial—art department faculty members Bradley Borthwick, Bevin Engman, Gary Green, Amanda Lilleston, and Garry Mitchell—about their artistic practices. A Q&A will follow the conversation. Register for this program here.
The 2021 …


2021 Faculty Biennial Opening Reception

Please join us for an in-person opening reception for the 2021 Faculty Biennial exhibition, from 5:30–7 p.m. at the Colby Museum.
The 2021 Faculty Biennial features works in a diverse range of media explored by art department faculty members Bradley Borthwick, Bevin Engman, Gary Green, Amanda Lilleston, and Garry Mitchell. The …


Colby Museum and Lunder Institute Student Opportunities (2021–2022)

… and careers in the museum field, and strengthen professional and networking skills. Our student opportunities are paid, and no prior experience is expected.
Application Deadline for Fall 2021: September 16th, 2021

Digital Content Intern
The Digital Content Intern will support the development of content for Colby Museum and Lunder Institute for American Art websites. Working …




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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