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150 Years Later
Connections: 76 Years Later: Eisenstaedt’s Visions of Vassar from 1937

Connections: 76 Years Later: Eisenstaedt’s Visions of Vassar from 1937

On the second floor landing of the Art Center, earlier photographs of the Vassar campus complement our current exhibition, 150 Years Later: New Photography by Tina Barney, Tim Davis, and Katherine Newbegin (on view through Sunday, March 27). In today’s post, Anna Rogulina, Vassar College class of 2011 and Art Center student docent, discusses the...
Connections: Titles

Connections: Titles

On February 15, 2011, photographer Tina Barney spoke on campus about her career and her experience photographing Vassar for the exhibition, 150 Years Later: New Photography by Tina Barney, Tim Davis, and Katherine Newbegin. Here is an excerpt from the question and answer portion of the evening. An excerpt of Barney’s lecture will be in...
Connections: Looking Out

Connections: Looking Out

On February 15, 2011, photographer Tina Barney spoke on campus about her career and her experience photographing Vassar for the exhibition, 150 Years Later: New Photography by Tina Barney, Tim Davis, and Katherine Newbegin. Here is an excerpt from the question and answer portion of the evening. An excerpt of Barney’s lecture will be in...
Connections: Wandering and Discovering

Connections: Wandering and Discovering

For today’s post, student docent Anna Rogulina interviewed Katherine Newbegin, whose work is  featured in the Art Center’s current exhibition, 150 Years Later: New Photography by Tina Barney, Tim Davis, and Katherine Newbegin. Anna Rogulina: What were some of your ideas about Vassar before coming here? Did anything surprise you about what you found after...
Connections: "These pictures could only be one place..."

Connections: “These pictures could only be one place…”

For today’s post, student docent Anna Rogulina interviewed Mary-Kay Lombino, the Emily Hargroves Fisher ’57 and Richard B. Fisher Curator and Assistant Director for Strategic Planning. Lombino curated the Art Center’s current exhibition, 150 Years Later: New Photography by Tina Barney, Tim Davis, and Katherine Newbegin. Photographer Tina Barney will lecture about her work tonight...
Connections: The Librarian

Connections: The Librarian

For today’s post, student docent Anna Rogulina interviewed Thomas Hill, Vassar College Art Librarian and the subject of Tina Barney’s photograph, “The Librarian”. The photograph is featured in the Art Center’s current exhibition, 150 Years Later: New Photography by Tina Barney, Tim Davis, and Katherine Newbegin. Tina Barney will lecture about her work on...
Last Night at Late Night: 150 Years

Last Night at Late Night: 150 Years

Every Thursday night during Late Night at the Lehman Loeb we pose a question to our visitors. Read their responses and let us know your answer in the comments section. This Week’s Question: If you could photograph any moment in Vassar history, what would it be? Some of our favorite responses: “The construction of Main Building.” – Nick,...
Behind Closed Doors: Celebrating the Old with the New

Behind Closed Doors: Celebrating the Old with the New

Our post for today comes from Mary-Kay Lombino, The Emily Hargroves Fisher ‘57 and Richard B. Fisher Curator and Assistant Director for Strategic Planning. She shares what she is working on while the museum is closed. One of the best things about being a curator of contemporary art is working with living artists. And one of...