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The Middlebury Campus Reviews Christopher Bedford's Opening Lecture for Mixed Signals

February 27, 2011

“Breaking the Huddle,” a lecture on the opening of a new gallery at the Middlebury College Art Museum, existed in my mind as something very stereotypical. I expected to see solely images of sculpted, poised men exploding with bravado and narcissism. But when Christopher Bedford dove into the intent of artists who generated these images, it all seemed much more deep and beautiful.

WCAX Segment Highlights Mixed Signals Exhibit

February 25, 2011

Jack Thurston, reporting for WCAX, interviews Director Richard Saunders for a piece that showcases our Mixed Signals exhibit. Includes narrative, images, and a 2-minute video segment.

Museum Exhibit Wrestles with the Concept of the Male Athlete

January 24, 2011

Including such well-known artists as Matthew Barney, Catherine Opie, Collier Schorr, and Sam Taylor-Wood to emerging talents such as Shaun El C. Leonardo and Joe Sola, Mixed Signals demonstrates that the male athlete is a far more ambiguous, multifaceted figure in our collective cultural imagination than ever before.

MCMA in the News

May 11, 2010

Follow the links on this page to see what other organizations and media sources are saying about the Museum.

Curator of Education Advocates for Museums

March 22, 2010

Sandi Olivo, curator of education, attended a Museums Advocacy Day, March 22-23, in Washington, D.C., sponsored by the American Association of Museums (AAM)

Exhibition Highlights Debate over Origins of Western Civilization

January 7, 2010

This exhibition presents the Greco-Roman debate through the visual materials generated by its preeminent protagonists: prints of Roman antiquities by Giovanni Battista Piranesi, and plates from theAntiquities of Athens by James Stuart and Nicholas Revett.