Tagged: center for the arts and humanities

Artist Talk: Regina José Galindo

Guatemalan performance artist and poet Regina José Galindo is bringing her deeply moving and transformative artwork to Colby. She has gained international fame for dramatic works highlighting dictatorship, torture, and the sexual abuse of women.... more >
Maya Lin, Storm King Wavefield (detail). Photo by Jerry Thompson.

Artist-in-Residence Lecture: Maya Lin

Through her art and architecture, Maya Lin explores landscape as a reflection of time, history, and memory. In this lecture organized in conjunction with Colby College’s 2015–16 humanities theme, Human/Nature, Lin will speak about her work and What... more >

Workshop: Build a Biome

In conjunction with the annual arts and humanities theme, Human/Nature, create and investigate your own living biome, a microhabitat, made from a 2-liter bottle.

Film/Video Screening: Christian Marclay

Organized in conjunction with the Human/Nature humanities theme, this event will feature a screening of Christian Marclay’s Telephones (1995) and Bollywood Goes to Gstaad (2013). Steve Wurtzler, associate professor of cinema studies, will introduce Marclay’s... more >

Two Videos by Christian Marclay

Organized in conjunction with the 2014-2015 humanities theme of Migration, this event will feature a screening of Bollywood Goes to Gstaad (2013), a video by Christian Marclay composed of Bollywood scenes filmed in the Swiss Alps.... more >