The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center is now open to all visitors six days per week from 10am to 5pm (except on Mondays) and on Thursdays until 7pm. For more information about access to the Vassar campus please consult VassarTogether.

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

Current Exhibitions

American Impressions: A Nation in Prints

October 9, 2021 - February 6, 2022

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.

Changing Forms: Metamorphosis in Myth, Art, and Nature, 1650–1700

September 28 - December 19, 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 10am–5pm
Wednesday 10am–5pm
Thursday 10am–7pm
Friday 10am–5pm
Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 10am–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

Late Thursdays for students only from 7pm to 9pm.

Contact

The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

124 Raymond Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Contact Us

Main office

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

Information Line

(845) 437-5632