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

Current Exhibition

XL: Large-Scale Paintings from the Permanent Collection

January 30 - March 29, 2015


Artful Dodger with Christine Howlett
Thursday, March 5, 2015, at 5:00 pm

Gallery Talk with Bert Lott (Greek and Roman Studies)
Thursday, March 5, 2015, at 6:00 pm

Drop-In Drawing
Sunday, March 8, 2015, 2:30-4:30 pm

Artful Dodger with Barbara A. Olsen
Thursday, March 12, 2015, at 5:00 pm


Exterior view of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center.

The collections of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center chart the history of art from antiquity to the present and comprise over 19,000 works.


Photograph of a person viewing art in the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center.

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Academic Resource

Art should stand “boldly forth as an educational force,” declared founder Matthew Vassar; his college was the country’s first to be founded with a gallery and teaching collection.


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

Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, and from Christmas through New Year's Day.

Print Room - Students & Public

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

Otherwise by appointment.

Late Nights

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


Admission is free and open to the public. All galleries are wheelchair accessible.

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

Coordinator of Public Education and Information

(845) 437-7745


The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

124 Raymond Ave Box 703
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604
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(845) 437-5237
(845) 437-5955 (Fax)

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(845) 437-5632