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

Current Exhibitions

Shape of Light: Defining Photographs from the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

September 20 - December 15, 2019

Movement Captured: Dance in Art from the Permanent Collection

September 12 - December 20, 2019


Events

Late Night at the Lehman Loeb
Thursday, October 24, 2019, 5:00pm-9:00pm

Movement Captured: Choreography of Martha Graham & Isadora Duncan
Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 6:30pm

Late Night at the Lehman Loeb
Thursday, October 31, 2019, 5:00pm-9:00pm

The Big Read: Talk by Photographer Wendy Ewald, "Portraits and Dreams"
Thursday, November 7, 2019, 5:30pm


Off the Wall Blog

Perspectives from our students.

- May. 2, 2019

Today’s post comes from Ian Shelley, Vassar class of 2022 and Art Center student docent.

Allison Miller Snare: A toddler saw what I could not see

Modern art often asks us to gaze at a piece with childlike wonder, a kind of naiveté devoid of... Read More


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The collections of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center chart the history of art from antiquity to the present and comprise over 21,000 works.


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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.

Hours

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

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

Contact

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