The official student-run blog of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.
Posts tagged "Insights On Site"
Connections: "Room J"

Connections: “Room J”

Today’s post comes from Michael Reback, Vassar College class of 2011 and Art Center student docent. I’ve always felt like the parlors on the second floor of Main Building feel a bit more like dioramas than like actual, inhabitable spaces.  They are beautiful, certainly, but more than that they feel mysterious, filled with 150 years of...
Connections: Glass Illuminated

Connections: Glass Illuminated

Today’s post comes from Taylor Shoolery, Vassar College class of 2012 and Art Center student docent. “How does a chemist get interested in glass?” On Tuesday, this question launched the first of five weekly talks, Insights on Site. This series, open to the community, is focused on illuminating some of the hidden gems in architecture, design, and...
Connections: Lasting Vision

Connections: Lasting Vision

Today’s post comes from Carolyn Nims, Vassar College class of 2011 and Art Center student docent. Student art is everywhere on the Vassar campus. We weave through the crowded College Center beneath their towering sculpture.  We view it in the Palmer Gallery, and a performance piece can gather an impromptu audience on the Library lawn. ...