Reception & Artist Talk for On the Grid: Ways of Seeing in Print

Oct 7, 4:30 p.m. & 6:00 p.m.

Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center & Taylor 102

An evening to celebrate the exhibition On the Grid: Ways of Seeing in Print featuring a conversation with artist Aaron R. Turner.

On the Grid: Ways of Seeing in Print surveys photographs, prints, artist’s books, and printed sculptures from the dynamic collections of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center and Archives & Special Collections Library of Vassar College. The exhibition features 49 artists who explore the grid as a way of seeing the past, present, and future world.

Aaron R. Turner is an artist, educator, writer, and founder/director of the Center for Art as Lived Experience and the Photographers of Color Podcast at the University of Arkansas School of Art. He uses photography and projection to create still-life studies on identity, history, Blackness as material, and abstraction.

4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Loeb Art Center

Lecture & Conversation
6:00 p.m.
Taylor, Room 102



An abstract black-and-white photograph by Aaron Turner featuring striped patterns.
Aaron R. Turner, Questions for Sol, from the series Black Alchemy Vol. 2 (2018), 2018, Archival inkjet print, Purchase, Friends of Vassar College Art Gallery Fund, 2021.3.1 © Aaron R. Turner