Colby College expands art exhibit

Discussion in 'Maine' started by mitraveler, Jan 12, 2014.

  1. mitraveler

    mitraveler New Member

    Art lovers have a new place to visit in Maine. Colby College Museum of Art has expanded with the addition of the Alfond-Lunder Family Pavilion. There's now 10,000 extra square feet to display the treasures the the Lunder family assembled over the years. And by treasures, we mean treasures. There are works from American greats Georgia O'Keeffe, James McNeill Whistler, and Winslow Homer. The college is located in Waterville.
  2. ElCamono

    ElCamono New Member

    this art collection is estimated to be worth $100 million...nice the family have gifted all of it to Colby but i wonder if they were pressured into doing it or not. Either way, i cannot wait to visit it now and see it for myself.
  3. welosetosome

    welosetosome New Member

    I was there last Christmas learning about the local arts scene and community in Waterville. Railroad Square and the Waterville Opera House are great places to visit there.

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