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Colby College Museum of Art

Public Institution
Colby College Museum of Art
Mayflower Hill Drive
Waterville, ME ME 04901
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Opening hours:
Tu, We, Th, Fr, Sa  10:00-16:30
Su  12:00-16:30

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Artist Rank
Sol LeWitt  8
Richard Serra  28
Alex Katz  70
Kiki Smith  84
Dan Flavin  110

to top Artists most exhibited:
Artist Rank
Alex Katz  70 12
James McNeill Whistler  1303 8
Scott Reed  63320 6
Garry Mitchell  64228 6
Bevin Engman  72631 6

to top Institution's artists also shown at:
  Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), USA 292 25
  Pace Gallery - NY, USA 177 10
  Leo Castelli Gallery, USA 92 6
  Whitney Museum of American Art, USA 90 25
  Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), USA 69 24

Foundation year: 1959
Director(s): Colby College
George Bellows  1882-1925, US
Albert Bierstadt  1830-1902, US
Power Boothe  1945, US
Mary Cassatt  1844-1926, US
William Merritt Chase  1849-1916, US
Chuck Close  1940, US
John Singleton Copley  1737-1815, US
Helmut Federle  1944, CH
Dan Flavin  1933-1996, US
Frank Gerritz  1964, DE
Marsden Hartley  1877-1943, US
Winslow Homer  1836-1910, US
Alex Katz  1927, US
Rockwell Kent  1882-1971, US
Sol LeWitt  1928-2007, US
Paul Manship  1886-1966, US
John Marin  1870-1953, US
Agnes Martin  1912-2004, CA
James McNeill Whistler  1834-1903, US
Elizabeth Murray  1940-2007, US
Louise Nevelson  1899-1988, US
Georgia O'Keeffe  1887-1986, US
Ann Pibal  1969, US
David Salle  1952, US
Richard Serra  1939, US
Kiki Smith  1954, US
Gilbert Stuart  1755-1828, US
Bob Thompson  1937-1966, US
Kara Walker  1969, US
Paul Winstanley  1954, UK
 Previous Exhibitions   106
  Solo showRivane Neuenschwander, Zé Carioca e amigos
  Solo showPicasso's Vollard Suite
  Solo showTeresa Margolles: We Have a Common Thread
  Solo showWilliam Kentridge: Tango for Page Turning
  Group showFrom Stage To Page: Shakespeare in German Expressionist Prints
  Solo showRobert Adams: Turning Back
  Solo showAlec Soth: Summer Nights at the Dollar Tree

  Solo showAlex Katz: A Singular Vision
  Solo showWhistler and the World: The Lunder Collection of James McNeill Whistler at the Colby College Museum of Art
  Solo showPeter Soriano: Permanent Maintenance
  Solo showBrand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950s
  Solo showTerry Winters: Printed Matters
Description and image Solo showcurrents7: Elizabeth Atterbury

  Solo showBernard Langlais
  Solo showLois Dodd - Cultivating Vision
  Group showHistories of Now: Six Artists from Cairo

  Group showJean-Victor Bertin and Landscape Painting in France
  Solo showAlex Katz: A Matter of Light
  Solo showJulianne Swartz: Affirmation

  Solo showHidden Histories
  Solo showMaine/New York
  Solo showInterior Visions

  Solo showAlex Katz
  Group showAmerican Modern: Abbott, Evans, Bourke-White
  Solo showExhibiting Whistler
  Solo showAndrew Moore: Detroit Disassembled
Description Solo showSusan Hiller: The J. Street Project
  Solo showAlex Katz: Drawings
  Solo showClemens Kalischer: Displaced Persons
  Solo showScott Reed: Characters

  Group showFall Faculty Exhibition
  Solo showcurrents 6: Gina Siepel
  Solo showSharon Lockhart: Lunch Break
  Solo showWill Barnet: New York Drawings & Prints, the 1930s
  Solo showGarry Mitchell: New Work
  Group showFreedom of Expression: Politics and Aesthetics in African American Art
  Group showExperimental Geography

  Solo showJohn Coffer - Photographist
Description Solo showAndy Warhol: Screen Tests & Photographs
  Solo showHannah Collins: A Current History
  Solo showBevin Engman: New Work

  Solo showHiraki Sawa
  Solo showWhistler & the Figure: Prints from the Lunder Collection
  Solo showCurrents5: t s Beall
  Solo showJoe Brainard: If Nancy Was
  Group showOff the Wall - Senior Art Exhibition
  Solo showChuck Close: Self Portrait/Scribble/Etching Portfolio, 2000
  Group showJoan Whitney Payson Collection
  Solo showAdolph Gottlieb - Paintings and Early Prints

  Solo showWhistler at Work: The Process of Printmaking
  Solo showCurrents4: Amy Stacey Curtis
  Group showFall Faculty Exhibition
  Group showGifts from the Alex Katz Foundation
  Group showPersonae: Two Decades of Feminist Video
  Solo showWhistler and Printmaking
  Solo showBernard Langlais
  Solo showLosang Samten - Sacred Sand Mandala
  Group showAfrican-American Art - Selections from the Permanent Collection
  Solo showFaculty Exhibition - Harriett Matthews

  Solo showcurrents3 - Lihua Lei
  Solo showAlex Katz - Woodcuts and Linocuts
  Group showThe Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture - 60 Years
  Solo showWhistler as Printmaker
  Solo showWilliam Ingham - Paintings & Drawings
  Solo showFaculty Exhibition - Scott Reed

  Solo showCurrents 2 - Sam Van Aken
  Group showFall Faculty Exhibition
  Solo showTerry Winters - Prints & Sequences
  Solo showAlex Katz - Collages
  Solo showRichard Serra - Large Scale Prints
  Solo showGarry Mitchell

  Solo showCurrents 1 - Julianne Swartz
  Group showPhotography at Colby
  Group showContemporary Painting - Curated by Alex Katz
  Group showSites Unseen - Photographic Visions of the Vernacular Landscape
  Group showExhibiting Signs of Age
  Solo showFaculty Exhibition - Bevin Engman

  Solo showJun Nguyen-Hatsushiba/MATRIX 203 - Memorial Project Vietnam
  Solo showForeign and Familiar - Photographs by Dee Peppe
  Group showContemporary Prints and Photographs from the Bruce Brown Collection

  Solo showRichard Serra - Prints From the Collection of Paul J. Schupf
  Solo showAerial Muse - The Art of Yvonne Jacquette
  Solo showRudy Burckhardt's Maine
  Group showDrawn from a Family - Contemporary Works on Paper
  Solo showHarriett Matthews - Solo Faculty Exhibit
  Group showThe Joan Whitney Payson Collection
  Solo showLarry Hayden - Drawings 1990-2001

  Solo showAlex Katz - The Complete Woodcuts and Linocuts, 1951-2001
  Solo showSol LeWitt - Variations of Incomplete Open Cubes
  Solo showPathways to the Invisible
  Solo showThe Eye - Mirror of the Soul

  Group showModernism & Abstraction - Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum
  Solo showJacque Rochester
  Solo showCounting - Paintings by Gail Spaien
  Solo showIlluminating Words - The Artist's Books of Christopher Gausby
  Group showThe Joan Whitney Payson Collection
  Solo showThe Spirit of Winter - Paintings by Michael H. Lewis

  Group showNarratives of African-American Art and Identity - The David C. Driskell Collecti
  Solo showCleve Gray
  Solo showBevin Engman
  Solo showGarry Mitchell

  Solo showTobi Kahn - Metamorphoses
  Solo showPhotographs by Berenice Abbott
  Solo showPictures at an Exhibition - Collages and Paintings by Scott Reed
  Solo showDavid Rosenthal - Antarctic Landscapes

  Group showWilliam and Marguerite Zorach: the Maine years
Last update: 27 October 2016
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