The official student-run blog of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.
Monthly archive June, 2012
Stella in the Sculpture Garden

Stella in the Sculpture Garden

Today’s post comes from Erin Gallagher, class of 2013 and Art Center Student Docent. The stainless steel sculpture Etang d’ambach by Frank Stella is one of many compelling works now on display in the Art Center’s newly re-designed Sculpture Garden. In this 1992 sculpture, Stella—known for his bold, anti-illusionistic paintings—moves away from the minimalist aesthetic, departing...
Rivera and Tamayo at Hofstra

Rivera and Tamayo at Hofstra

Today’s post comes from Simone Levine, class of 2013 and Art Center Student Docent. Currently on view at Hofstra University Museum is a retrospective exhibition featuring artist, poet, and professor emeritus Yonia Fain.  The exhibition includes Fain’s works from 1959 to the present, as well as works by artists who influenced Fain, such as Diego Rivera...