The official student-run blog of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.
Daily archive Jul 20, 2011
Happenings: Upcoming Book Club

Happenings: Upcoming Book Club

Today’s post comes from Taylor Shoolery, class of 2012 and Art Center student docent. Steve Martin is certainly one of Hollywood’s most multifaceted stars.  While he is best known as an actor and comedian, Martin is also a skilled banjo player, an avid art collector, and a celebrated novelist and playwright.  His latest novel, An Object...
Connections: Assemblage Art

Connections: Assemblage Art

Today’s post comes from Samantha Moyer, Art Center student docent. Sculptures by the artist Louise Nevelson have always drawn my attention for their enigmatic quality of endless interpretation. Since having come to the museum, I have been greatly intrigued by the white monochromatic sculpture Dawn’s Wedding Feast Columns, created by Nevelson in 1959. The piece currently...