The official student-run blog of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.
Posts tagged "Louise Bourgeois"
"Art is a Guarantee of Sanity:" Donald Kuspit Lectures on Louise Bourgeois

“Art is a Guarantee of Sanity:” Donald Kuspit Lectures on Louise Bourgeois

Today’s post comes from Naima Nader, student docent and Vassar class of 2023. The Art Center’s popular exhibition Louise Bourgeois: Ode to Forgetting, From the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation had its opening lecture last Saturday, February 8. The speaker was the esteemed American art critic Donald Kuspit, winner of the prestigious...
Happenings: Women's Work

Happenings: Women’s Work

Today’s post comes from Anna Rogulina, Vassar College class of 2011 and Art Center student docent. Art amateurs and aficionados alike often go great distances to see a work by a favorite artist, revisit a renowned permanent collection, rub shoulders with a “blockbuster” exhibition, or seek unique cultural and artistic experiences in more remote locations. It...
From the Vault: Louise Bourgeois

From the Vault: Louise Bourgeois

“I am not what I am, I am what I do with my hands.”- Louise Bourgeois For more information about the artist, check out art:21 and Jerry Saltz’s obituary (for the Mapplethorpe portrait Saltz refers to, click here).