Middlebury College Museum of Art

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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.

Important Fifteenth-Century Italian Paintings Come to Middlebury

September 14, 2009

On Sept. 18, the Middlebury College Museum of Art will open an important exhibition focused on early fifteenth-century Italian paintings and sculptures. Entitled The Art of Devotion: Panel Painting in Early Renaissance Italy, the exhibit brings together fifteen remarkable works from ten different collections, and addresses salient themes such as artistic training and technique, patronage, function, and conservation.

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)

Winter Exhibition Features American Paintings from Shelburne Museum

February 12, 2010

This highly selective exhibition features some of the best known works in Shelburne Museum’s collection, as well as a number of important but seldom seen paintings. While some of these works have come to the museum in recent years as gifts or purchases, the core of this important collection was formed by Electra Havemeyer Webb (1888–1960), the museum’s founder.

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.