The Miscellany News reports on Collaboratory Project: For Freedoms

In this week’s edition of the Miscellany News, student editor, Emily Sayer ’18 published an article on an on-going project in the Collaboratory. The article can be found here on the Misc’s website, or transcribed below with additional photos. To see your own project in the Collaboratory, apply here!    Named for Norman Rockwell’s depictions Read more about The Miscellany News reports on Collaboratory Project: For Freedoms[…]

MEET THE TEAM: Kayla Schwab ’17

  Kayla Schwab’17 is a senior English major with a Studio Art correlate. She is currently writing a critical thesis about the correlation between modernist art and poetry as well as a poetry collection for her creative writing seminar. Kayla is also co-captain of the Vassar women’s varsity swim team and a co-editor for the Read more about MEET THE TEAM: Kayla Schwab ’17[…]

MEET THE TEAM: Alicia Lewis

Alicia Lewis is a junior at Vassar majoring in Biology with a possible correlate sequence in English. She grew up in New York City and has always been interested in the arts and the ways in which they embrace the ideas of multiple disciplines. In her spare time she enjoys taking photographs, biking, trying new Read more about MEET THE TEAM: Alicia Lewis[…]


Omri is thrilled to join the CAAD team this year! Originally from Brooklyn and currently a sophomore here at Vassar, he is a Drama and Mathematics major. He has worked as a lighting and sound designer/technician all throughout high school as well as this past year at Vassar. You can find him spending his down Read more about MEET THE TEAM: OMRI BAREKET[…]

MEET THE TEAM: Adam Senack

  Hi! My name is Adam Senack and I am currently a junior at Vassar. I’m originally from Atlantic City,New Jersey and am majoring in media studies here. Around campus, I’m involved in the theater troupe Britomartis, Audio Picnic, and hopefully my own radio show this semester. I hope to pursue a career in either Read more about MEET THE TEAM: Adam Senack[…]


Matthew McCardwell was born & raised in Louisville, Kentucky and is an art history major at Vassar College with special interest in French and Francophone studies.  He comes to the CAAD office with a background from the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center and Creative Time, where he spent his summer interning in the Development department. Matthew Read more about MEET THE TEAM: MATTHEW MCCARDWELL[…]

When Light Touches Paper by Barbara Beisinghoff

Barbara Beisinghoff in Residency September 15-October 14 In a career that has spanned more than five decades, artist Barbara Beisinghoff has produced etchings, artists’ books, handmade paper, and installations, and has exhibited her work internationally in China, Peru, Israel, Egypt, Korea, Italy, and the US. Beisinghoff will serve as an artist-in-residence this fall at Vassar Read more about When Light Touches Paper by Barbara Beisinghoff[…]

The Strangers Project 9/10 in the Collaboratory

  As our first event of the 2o16-17 academic year, CAAD is pleased to welcome The Strangers Project on Saturday 9/10 at the Collaboratory, 11am to 6pm. The Strangers Project is a collection of over 20,000 anonymous handwritten “journal entries” shared spontaneously by passing strangers. I ask people to write about anything they want—as long as it’s Read more about The Strangers Project 9/10 in the Collaboratory[…]