The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center is now open to all visitors six days per week from 11am to 5pm (except on Mondays). For more information about access to the Vassar campus please consult VassarTogether.

Pablo Picasso, Glass, Guitar, Musical Score, 1922/23 (detail).

Current Exhibitions

Time Capsule, 1970: Rauschenberg's Currents

June 26 - September 19, 2021

The Hudson River School Collection: A 3D Virtual Exhibition

The Art Center is excited to present this venerable collection in a new way: Enjoy our Hudson River School Galleries virtually from your computer, mobile device, or VR headset.

Hudson Valley History Reimagined: Vinnie Bagwell's Portraits of Enslaved Youth

June 5 - September 5, 2021


Off the Wall Blog

Perspectives from our students.

An Anti-Colonial Glance at Jean-Léon Gérôme’s Camels at the Watering Place - Apr. 23, 2021

Today’s post comes from Ian Shelley, Vassar class of 2022 and Art Center student docent.

One of the most conspicuous expressions of colonialism in Western art has been Orientalism, a nineteenth-century movement broadly characterized by exoticized... Read More


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About

Exterior view of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center.

The collections of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center chart the history of art from antiquity to the present and comprise over 21,000 works.


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Academic Resource

Art should stand “boldly forth as an educational force,” declared founder Matthew Vassar; his college was the country’s first to be founded with a gallery and teaching collection.

Public Hours

Tuesday 11am–5pm
Wednesday 11am–5pm
Thursday 11am–5pm
Friday 11am–5pm
Saturday 11am–5pm
Sunday 11am–5pm

Covid-19

Please note that all visitors are asked to wear masks in the galleries.

Admission

Admission is free and open to all. All galleries are wheelchair accessible.


Parking/Entrance

Parking is on Raymond Avenue only. Please enter via the Pavilion immediately inside the Archway entrance to the campus.

Students & Faculty

Consult the Teaching & Learning section of the VassarTogether page for information about visiting the Loeb during the week.

Please note that weekend hours are restricted to the general public only.

Contact

The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

124 Raymond Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

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Main office

(845) 437-5237
(845) 437-5955 (Fax)

Information Line

(845) 437-5632