Middlebury College Museum of Art

Thursday, May 2

Midd Gala 2019

Student Semi-Formal
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Middlebury College Museum of Art

Student Friends of the Art Museum


Lights! Camera! Art! Presenting Midd Gala 2019 ~ Middlebury’s signature art party. Join us from 6:00 to 9:00pm at the Museum for an evening resplendent in art and fashion. Complete with a swing band, hors d’oœuvres and wine and beer (for guests 21+, please bring two forms of ID), this is a perfect evening to explore Middlebury’s exquisite collection of art, wear your finest spring semi-formal attire (check out Share to Wear!!), and enjoy the company of friends. Free of charge and open to all students, presented by the Student Friends of the Art Museum.

illustration of people dancing in 1920s attire

Sunday, May 5

Friends of the Art Museum Annual Meeting and Dinner

Members-Only Dinner
Time: 5:30pm
Location: Kirk Alumni Center

Friends of the Art Museum


Members of the Friends of the Art Museum and invited guests gather to celebrate the year in review, welcome incoming officers and trustees, and present awards for distinction in the visual arts. This year, Rick Lapham III ’70 will be our guest speaker. Rick currently chairs the Middlebury Museum and Visual Arts Council and is President of Lapham and Dibble Gallery in Manhattan. Find more information about membership here.

The Friends of the Art Museum enjoy a lecture at the Annual Dinner
The Friends of the Art Museum enjoy a lecture at the Annual Dinner (photo: Jonathan Blake)

Friday, May 10

Musicians in the Museum

Gallery Talk
Time: 3:30pm
Location: Middlebury College Museum of Art

Matthew Evan Taylor and Gabriela Lena Frank


Assistant Professor of Music Matthew Evan Taylor and visiting composer Gabriela Lena Frank respond to works of art in the Museum. Visitors are encouraged to join in this casual conversation. Offered in conjunction with Dr. Taylor’s New Century | New Voices concert series.

Matthew Evan Taylor and Gabriela Lena Frank