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The Museum regularly issues press releases about current and upcoming exhibitions and programs as well as recent acquisitions, gifts, staff appointments, and other news. Below you’ll find a list of current and past news articles, while the links to the left will provide the latest information about the Museum’s programs as well as details on past news and events.

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Sculptor Presents Solid State Change to Public at Hillcrest Environmental Center Oct. 25

October 18, 2007

New York artist Deborah Fisher, whose sculptureSolid State Change was recently installed on the grounds of Middlebury College’s new Hillcrest Environmental Center, will speak about the work and about her artistic process in an illustrated lecture on Thurs., Oct. 25 at 4:30 p.m. in Hillcrest as part of the College’s celebration of the completion of the Environmental Center.

African Masterpieces Come to Middlebury

August 16, 2007

This fall the Middlebury College Museum of Art presents a rare opportunity to view masterpieces of African Art.Resonance from the Past: African Sculpture from the New Orleans Museum of Art includes more than 80 outstanding works of art produced by peoples inhabiting the regions of Central and West Sub-Saharan Africa from the late 17th to the second half of the 20th century.

College Museum Features Forty Years of Modern Art

June 7, 2007

On June 28 the Middlebury College Museum of Art will unveil an exhibition representative of its forty years of collecting contemporary art. It will be the first comprehensive showing of its modern collection since the museum moved to its current location in the college’s Center for the Arts in 1992.

College Library Showcases American Visual Culture

January 19, 2007

“Searching for America,” an exhibition of American material culture, will be on view in the Harmon Periodicals Reading Area of the Middlebury College library through Mar. 25.

College Contemporary Art Series Engages Transparency

December 21, 2006

Opening on Thurs. Jan. 25 at the Middlebury College Museum of Art, located in the College’s Center for the Arts, Rte. 30, is “Art Now: Transparency,” an exhibition that presents three-dimensional works by eight artists who engage transparent visual phenomena.