Discovering Marsden Hartley in Stoneham, Maine

An Interview with Dan Barker

Houses like the ones he painted can still be seen in this area. He liked to walk and spent a lot of time on the road. He collected thoughts and memories and then used them later on somewhere else. The waterfall Hartley painted is on Great Brook and today you can’t see it because it’s all grown back up with forest growth.

Tea Time For Docent Emeriti

Sharing Sweets and the Successes of Colby's Docents

Through the Colby Docent Program, what we all really hope is that students make a personal connection with a work of art, that we break down barriers for entering an art museum, and that they enjoyed the experience enough to return with friends or family.

A Trip to the Science Fair

The Art Doctor

“In examining works of art we can use the electromagnetic spectrum to our advantage, allowing us to see far more than we can with just our naked eye.”