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Museum of Art shuts its doors for reorganization, plans to reopen in spring 2021

The exterior of the college museum before the pandemic. COURTESY

By Haeun Park

September 10, 2020

The Middlebury College Museum of Art will be closed to all visitors for the fall semester as it undergoes a complete reorganization.

Meditations on Fear, Reverence and Revolt: ‘Portraits of Power’

The gallery of the Johnson Memorial Building once again hosted the artwork of Middlebury students. “Portraits of Power” included the work of students
 in Jim Butler’s Portraiture in Ceramics and Oil Paint course.


September 20, 2018

Student art from Jim Butler's Portraiture in Ceramics and Oil Paint course proves to be inspiring and thought-provoking.

Controversial Sculpture Returns to Campus

By Leah Lavigne

October 2, 2013

On top of a small incline adjacent to the Mahaney Center for the Arts sits a small, steel structure that appears to be housing electrical equipment. Upon taking a closer look, the back of the piece resembles a house of cards, and viewers realize that they are looking at a work of art.  This sculpture...

Montpelier Artist Defends T-Shirts in Chick-fil-A Suit

By David Ullmann

May 8, 2013

Bo Muller-Moore, a Montpelier-based design artist who created a popular “Eat More Kale” t-shirts, always hoped that his designs would grab peoples attention, but he never expected his mantra to become so controversial. The brainchild of a local Kale grower, these three words first appeared on...

West Discusses Artistic Endeavor

West Discusses Artistic Endeavor

By Charlotte Gardiner

March 4, 2013

Levi West '15 hails from a Dutch background, but he lives in Dordogne, France, located in the southwestern area of the country. The sophomore recently discovered his passion for art and he is working on an exhibit to be displayed at 51 Main this April. His project, a series of ink portraits of the Dord...

Student Profile: Levi West

Student Profile: Levi West

By Charlotte Gardiner

March 3, 2013

  Seen a better artist than this? I don't think so! The Current interviews Levi West '15. Check back later this week for the full story. ...

Painting Lower Forest

Painting Lower Forest

By Maggie Cochrane

February 27, 2013   A team of students has begun painting the walls of Forest Basement in order to make the space one where students can meet freely.  Students can come to the space any time to paint anywhere they want: the goal is to show stud...

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