Douglas Perkins

Douglas Perkins '94 is Administrative Operations Manager at the Middlebury College Museum of Art and steward of the museum's digital presence.

Posts by Douglas Perkins

New Sculpture Being Installed Near Atwater Commons

On Tuesday, August 19 work began near Coffrin Hall and Le Chateau for the installation of the latest addition to Middlebury’s collection of outdoor public art. The site is being graded and prepared for the arrival of Youbie Obie, a … Continue reading

RESCHEDULED AGAIN: Glenn Andres to Lecture About Vermont Architecture

No, you’re not having déjà vu. Since many people were turned away from his first two lectures on the Museum’s current exhibition Observing Vermont Architecture, Glenn Andres, Professor of the History of Art and Architecture, will reprise, for a third … Continue reading

Do You Know a Middlebury Student Who Deserves Recognition for Involvement in the Visual Arts?

The Friends of the Middlebury College Museum of Art invite you to nominate a Middlebury College student whose contribution to the visual arts in the community merits distinction. The Friends have made an annual award to a college student for nearly two decades, and recipients have included sculptors, filmmakers, painters, critics for The Campus, Museum volunteers, and founders of the M Gallery. Anyone (barring a relative of the nominee) can make a nomination. Continue reading

RESCHEDULED: Glenn Andres to Lecture About Vermont Architecture

Since many people were turned away from his original lecture on the Museum’s current exhibition Observing Vermont Architecture, Glenn Andres, Professor of the History of Art and Architecture, will reprise his introduction to the exhibition. His free lecture, scheduled for Monday, February 17 at 4:30 pm in Twilight Auditorium, will survey buildings both grand and humble, and designed by laymen as well as prominent state and national architects. Andres and Curtis Johnson, photographer and co-author of Buildings of Vermont, will sign copies of their popular book—which will be available for purchase—following Andres’s talk in the lobby of Twilight Hall. Continue reading

Formal Unveiling of Vito Acconci’s Newly Reinstalled Way Station Sculpture, Friday, October 18, 2:00 p.m.

On Friday, October 18, the Middlebury College Museum of Art will inaugurate its newest addition to the campus’s distinguished collection of public art—a reinstallation of Vito Acconci’s provocative and seminal sculpture Way Station I (Study Chamber). The sculpture is located … Continue reading

Museum Accepting Nominations for Middlebury College Student Arts Award

The Museum is now accepting nominations for currently enrolled Middlebury College students who deserve to be recognized for their outstanding work in or support of the visual arts. Initiated in 1998, the award is given to a Middlebury College student … Continue reading

Help the Museum Match a $5,000 Challenge Gift

Faculty and staff, we need your help. The Middlebury College Museum of Art has received a gift that will match each  new membership by faculty and staff, up to $5,000. We’re proud that our Museum is free to the public, … Continue reading