Thursday, August 1, 2019 to Sunday, August 11, 2019

50 x 50: Collecting for the Middlebury College Museum of Art

Middlebury College Museum of Art, Christian A. Johnson Memorial Gallery

Fifty years ago Middlebury began the formal process of acquiring art for its permanent collection. This exhibit marks that anniversary by bringing together one work from each year. Included are paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings, and photography, from antiquity to the present and from diverse cultures around the world. Museum hours>>

Anonymous (Kongolese), Kongo-Vili Power Figure, Democratic Republic of Kongo, 19th Century, 8 x 12 x 24 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Purchase with funds provided by the Christian A. Johnson Memorial Art Acquisition Fund, 2018. 

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Thursday, August 1, 2019 to Sunday, August 11, 2019

Being There: Photographs by James P. Blair

Middlebury College Museum of Art, Overbrook Gallery

This exhibition takes an intimate look at the work of renowned photographer James P. Blair, who for more than 35 years photographed the world for the National Geographic Society.  Museum hours>>

Jim Blair 

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Friday, August 2, 2019 - 6:00 PM

Elena Sadina, carillon

Mead Chapel, 75 Hepburn Road

Elena Sadina is the carillonneur for the Middlebury Summer Russian Language School and Belgian Carillon School. Middlebury College’s Summer Carillon Concert series celebrates its 34th season with a fine group of musicians from around the world, performing from the soaring tower of Mead Chapel. The melodic sounds of the carillon bells are a staple of summer life on the Middlebury campus. Free. Learn more at http://go.middlebury.edu/carillon

Friday, August 9, 2019 - 6:00 PM

Austin Ferguson, carillon

Mead Chapel, 75 Hepburn Road

Austin Ferguson is the carillonneur for the Plummer Carillon at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Middlebury College’s Summer Carillon Concert series celebrates its 34th season with a fine group of musicians from around the world, performing from the soaring tower of Mead Chapel. The melodic sounds of the carillon bells are a staple of summer life on the Middlebury campus. Free. Learn more at http://go.middlebury.edu/carillon

Friday, August 16, 2019 - 3:00 PM

George Matthew Jr., carillon

George Matthew Jr., the carillonneur for both Middlebury College and Norwich University, will play the final concert of the summer, before Language Schools Graduation. Middlebury College’s Summer Carillon Concert series celebrates its 34th season with a fine group of musicians from around the world, performing from the soaring tower of Mead Chapel. The melodic sounds of the carillon bells are a staple of summer life on the Middlebury campus. Free. Learn more at http://go.middlebury.edu/carillon

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