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

Current Exhibitions

Freehand: Drawings by Inez Nathaniel-Walker

February 1 - April 14, 2019

Quiet as It's Kept: Passing Subjects, Contested Identities

February 28 - April 7, 2019


Late Night at the Lehman Loeb: Gallery Talk: Drawings by Inez Nathaniel Walker
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 5:00-9:00pm

Storytime at the Museum
Friday,March 29, 2019, 2:00-2:45pm

Late Night at the Lehman Loeb: Art Talks by Art Majors
Thursday, April 4, 2019, 5:00-9:00pm

Mundos Mesoamericanos: Vida, Muerte y Memoria en el México Antiguo
Friday, April 5, 2019, 4:00-5:00pm

Off the Wall Blog

Perspectives from our students.

An Inside Look at Outsider Art - Feb. 8, 2019

Today’s post comes from Kelly Vinett, Vassar College class of 2020

The Loeb opened its first major exhibition of the 2019 calendar year on Friday, February 1, with Freehand: Drawings by Inez Nathaniel Walker. Exhibition curator Mary-Kay Lombino... Read More

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