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All Events in March 2011

Contemporary Art and the Relevance of Feminisim: A Conversation Between Moyra Davey and Helen Molesworth

  • Thursday, March 10, 2011
  • Seelye Hall, Smith College, Room 201
  • 5 PM
  • This program is part of the 30th Anniversary Celebration of the Program for the Study of Women and Gender and is co-sponsored by the Program for the Study of Women and Gender and the Department of Art at Smith College. For more information, click here.

March Second Friday

  • Friday, March 11, 2011
  • Museum of Art
  • 4–8 PM
  • 4–6 PM Hands-on art activity (while supplies last) for ages 4+ with adult.
    6 PM Open Eyes: Looking at and thinking about art together. No experience necessary.

    Riff's Café at the Museum offers a specially priced event menu 4–8 PM.

    Visit the Smith College Botanic Gardens this evening as well.

Smith College Print Workshop: Whitfield Lovell

  • Monday, March 28, 2011 – Thursday, March 31, 2011
  • Harnish Graphics Studio, Hillyer Hall
  • 9 AM–5 PM, 3/28 through 3/31
  • The Smith College Print Workshop runs from March 28–31, 2011 and is a collaboration between artist Whitfield Lovell and Master Printer Maurice Sanchez. Visitors welcome on a "drop-in" basis to observe both the creative process and the complex give-and-take between the artist and master printer -- a unique opportunity to see the creation of a limited-edition print. (Limited number of prints from the workshop will be for sale; proceeds to fund future workshops.)


  • Tuesday, March 29, 2011
  • Museum of Art
  • 1:30–2:30 PM
  • Gallery Talk and Visit to Smith College Print Workshop

    Join members for a gallery talk on More Than You Know: Works by Whitfield Lovell, with Aprile Gallant, exhibition curator and SCMA Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, followed by a visit to the Smith College Print Workshop to observe Whitfield Lovell collaborate with a master printer on a limited-edition print. This event is part of Whitfield Lovell’s week-long artist residency at Smith College.

    Members: $5
    Student Members: FREE.
    Space limited. Registration required.

    Please reserve by March 25, 2011:
    Contact: 413.585.2777 or

    Download the Art Insights Lovell  registration form.

The Eighth Annual Dulcy Blume Miller Lecture in Art: Artist Whitfield Lovell

  • Thursday, March 31, 2011
  • Weinstein Auditorium, Wright Hall
  • 7 PM
  • The Eighth Annual Dulcy Blume Miller Lecture in Art will be delivered by Whitfield Lovell, a contemporary artist known for creating emotionally moving artworks that engage themes of memory, history, and ancestry. A recipient of numerous awards and grants, including a MacArthur Fellowship in 2007, Lovell creates meticulously-drawn portraits of African-Americans based on vintage photographs, juxtaposing these images with resonant objects.

    Whitfield Lovell’s work is held in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Corcoran Gallery of Art, and Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American Art, as well as the Smith College Museum of Art (SCMA). More Than You Know: Works by Whitfield Lovell is on view at the Smith College Museum of Art January 28–May 1, 2011.

    PLEASE BE SEATED: Members' reserved seating is available. Please reserve by March 29: e-mailto register or call 413.585.2777.

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