Pablo Picasso, Glass, Guitar, Musical Score, 1922/23 (detail).

Current Exhibition

American Stories 1800–1950

January 29 - April 17, 2016


Drop-In Drawing
Sunday, February 7, 2016, 1:30-3:30pm

Late Night at the Lehman Loeb: Modfest Program
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 5:00pm-9:00pm

Exhibition Opening Lecture and Reception: American Stories 1800-1950
Friday, February 12, 2016, 5:30pm

Late Night at the Lehman Loeb
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 5:00pm-9:00pm

Off the Wall Blog

Perspectives from our students.

Opening to Art - Dec. 3, 2015

Todays post comes from Delphine Douglas, class of 2018 and Art Center Multimedia Student Assistant.

Most Wednesday afternoons, the student docents of the Art Center gather for training. At each meeting we discuss a different topic or approach to... Read More

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Wed 10am-5pm
Thu 10am-9pm
Fri 10am-5pm
Sat 10am-5pm
Sun 1pm-5pm

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Print Room - Students & Public

Wed 3pm-5pm
Fri 2pm-4pm

Otherwise by appointment.

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The Art Center stays open late Thursdays 5-9pm. Enjoy extended gallery hours in an enlivened atmosphere with creative happenings every week.


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Group visits are welcome. To schedule a reservation, please contact:

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(845) 437-7745


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