Clifford Symposium: The “good” Body

September 24, 2015

Thu. 9/24-Sat. 9/26: Taking inspiration from both the recent onslaught of racialized violence and the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, this three-day academic symposium interrogates the ideas of assumption, access, and accountability through the lens of artistic engagement, dialogic process, and self-study. Featuring a keynote address and performance by guest artist Barak adé Soleil. See the full schedule>>

Bach Festival Saturday Concert

April 30, 2016

Sat. 4/30 at 8:00 PM at the MCA: The Middlebury Bach Choir and Festival Orchestra perform a program of Bach, Biber, Telemann, and Weiss under the direction of Jeffrey Buettner. Tickets: $12/10; Middlebury College students free with ID.

The Look of Silence

January 23, 2016

Sat. 1/23 at 3:00 and 8:00 PM at Dana: This 2014 film is Joshua Oppenheimer’s powerful companion piece to the Oscar-nominated The Act of Killing. Through footage of perpetrators of the 1965 Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discovers how their son was murdered. Free

Jazz Showcase

May 12, 2016

Thu. 5/12 at 8:00 PM at the MCA: Some of the College’s top jazz instrumentalists and singers will present selections from their term’s work in a celebration of the music that’s been called “America’s National Treasure.” The 4:30 Combo will be making its final Jazz Showcase appearance. Free

"Off the Wall" Series: Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele

October 30, 2015

Fri. 10/30 at 12:15 PM at the MCA: Janis Staggs of the Neue Galerie discusses the work of Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele in the context of the nude female body and its visualization. Lunch is provided. $5 donation suggested; free to College ID cardholders

Art Deco in France and Its Global Impact

March 1, 2016

Tue. 3/1 at 4:30 PM at the MCA: George H. Marcus of University of Pennsylvania and formerly of the Philadelphia Museum of Art gives a talk in conjunction with the museum exhibition Deco Japan. Free

Vermont College Dance Festival

November 12, 2015

Thu. 11/12-Sat. 11/14 at the MCA: This 2nd second annual gathering of dance students and faculty from around the Green Mountain State, hosted by Middlebury College, includes classes, workshops, performances, and more.  Details>>

Walking Tour of Middlebury’s Public Art Collection

July 24, 2015

Fri. 7/24 at 10:00 AM, starting at the Museum: This outdoor tour features highlights of the collection, including recent installations from alumni Sabra Field ’57 and J. Pindyck Miller ’60. Meet in the lobby of the Mahaney Center for the Arts, just outside the main entrance to the Middlebury College Museum of Art. All are welcome to join and see how Middlebury’s collection of public art is growing and evolving. Led by summer interns Danielle Weindling ’17 and Andrew Smith ’17. Duration: approximately one hour, rain or shine. Free


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