The official student-run blog of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.
Posts tagged "Linda Nochlin"
Connections: Fathers and Sons

Connections: Fathers and Sons

Today’s post comes from Nicole M. Roylance, Coordinator of Public Education and Information. This Sunday we will celebrate Father’s Day. Across the country, men will be rewarded for their paternal efforts with neckties, greetings cards shaped like neckties, and other “masculine” gifts. Walking through the galleries this morning, I was reminded of artists in our collection...
Sesquicentennial Snapshots: Realism Then

Sesquicentennial Snapshots: Realism Then

Along with Vassar College, the Art Center is celebrating the sesquicentennial anniversary of our founding. In this weekly feature, we will look back on the rich 150-year history of the collection. Today’s post comes from Nicole M. Roylance, Coordinator of Public Education and Information. “Realism… has been relegated to the limbo of philistinism: the propaganda machines...