The official student-run blog of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.
Monthly archive October, 2015
Vernacular Photography: Framing the Seen and Unseen

Vernacular Photography: Framing the Seen and Unseen

Today’s post comes from Sofía Benitez, class of 2018 and Art Center Student Docent. Recently, the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center acquired two series of vernacular photographs from the Peter J. Cohen collection. There has been a growing interest among museums in integrating vernacular photographs into their collecting missions and exploring how this medium became a...
Photography and the Editorial Process

Photography and the Editorial Process

Today’s post comes from Isa Pengskul, class of 2019 and Art Center Student Docent. Daily we see thousands of images, and with the aid of technology, most of these photos have been manipulated to enhance certain qualities. We have also become the editors of our own stories through our posts on social media. The stories that...