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Mellon Faculty Workshop: Active Learning: Beyond the Visit
A workshop on June 5, 2017, jointly sponsored by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art and the Colby College Museum of Art, with the participation of the Portland Museum of Art.
Mellon Faculty Workshop: Art and Revolution: Visions of Change
A workshop on December 13, 2016, jointly sponsored by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art and the Colby College Museum of Art to explore how works of art act as catalysts for cultural, social, and scientific revolutions.
Mellon Faculty Workshop: Talking through Artworks
A workshop on June 1, 2016, held at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art, that examined oral communication in object-based learning. Workshop materials are available for downloading.
Mellon Faculty Workshop: Art and Nature
A workshop in December 14-15, 2015, jointly sponsored by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art and the Colby College Museum of Art, that examined the interdisciplinary connections between art and nature in the Museum. Workshop materials are available for downloading.
Mellon Faculty Workshop: Photography in Focus
A workshop on May 19-20, 2015, jointly sponsored by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art and the Colby College Museum of Art, that provided resources and strategies to teach with photographs. Workshop materials are available for downloading.
Mellon Foundation Faculty Symposium
A symposium sponsored by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation on April 10, 2015, to share best practices in museum teaching, past faculty experiences, and future initiatives at the Colby College Museum of Art.
American School: American Art and Pedagogy
A symposium sponsored by the Henry Luce Foundation, October 9-10, 2009. The symposium was held in conjunction with the exhibition Art at Colby: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Colby College Museum of Art. It brought together scholars of American art and culture whose research addresses the historical and contemporary pedagogical uses of American art.
Research
Research available on this site developed from projects led by Colby College faculty and students.