Middlebury College Museum of Art

Thursday, November 10

Meet the Press: Peter Plagens—“If you think painting is dead, take a look at art criticism”

Lecture and Discussion
Time: 4:30pm
Location: Mahaney Center for the Arts, Robison Hall

Peter Plagens, painter, novelist, and former art critic


Peter Plagens, painter, novelist, and art critic for Newsweek and The Wall Street Journal, will discuss life as an art critic and answer questions from the floor. Co-sponsored by Meet the Press, the Middlebury College Museum of Art, the Program in Creative Writing, the Museum Studies Gift Fund, the Johnson Enrichment Fund for Art History, the Program in Studio Art, and the Director of the Arts.

Peter Plagens

Sunday, November 13

Friends of the Art Museum Purchase Party

Members Dinner
Time: 5:30pm
Location: Mahaney Center for the Arts, Lower Lobby and Museum

Friends of the Art Museum


The annual signature event of the Museum Friends, when the group determines what gift it will present to the museum with its membership funds. Members only, RSVP required. Membership information: 802.443.2309 or museum.middlebury.edu.

minoan gold bullhead earrings