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

Current Exhibition

Past Time: Geology in European and American Art

September 21 - December 9, 2018


Olana House Tour and Geology Hike (Art Center Members Only)
Saturday, October 20, 2018, 12:30-3:30pm

Faculty Panel for "Past Time" Exhibition
Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 4:00pm

Artist Reception with Raquel Rabinovich
Thursday, November 1, 2018, 5:30–7:30pm

The Artful Dodger, with Erica Stein
Thursday, November 8, 2018, 5:30pm

Off the Wall Blog

Perspectives from our students.

Sitting with Stella - Aug. 14, 2018

Today’s post comes from Ruby Mayer, class of 2020 and Art Center Summer Docent

After a morning in the galleries of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, I cross campus to eat lunch in the grass. I choose a place in the sun to lose the AC-chill of the... Read More

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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 Dec. 22 through Jan. 15.

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:

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(845) 437-7745


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124 Raymond Ave Box 703
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604
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