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On Campus – August 2014 Preview

Monday, August 10

The exhibition Faces and Figures in Self-Taught Art will be on display at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center through August 31. The exhibit features works by more than 30 artists, including Henry Darger, Thornton Dial, Mose Tolliver, and Inez Nathaniel Walker.

Playing Cards, a display of 13 works from the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center’s permanent collection, will be on view at the Art Center through August 28. The works demonstrate that artists have found playing cards to be an appealing theme and subject.

The Card Players by Bartolomeo Manfredi

Thursday, August 21

The women’s soccer team will have a scrimmage with SUNY Oneonta at 4 pm at the Prentiss Sports Complex.

Thursday, August 28

The women’s soccer team will have a scrimmage with SUNY Oneonta at 4 pm at the Prentiss Sports Complex.

Friday, August 29

Gallery Talk: Vassar’s Hudson River School Paintings will be held at noon at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center. Patricia Phagan, curator of prints and drawings, will lead the talk, which will focus on the American landscapes by artists from the 19th-century Hudson River School of painters.

Some of the Hudson River School artwork at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

Taking place at the Prentiss Sports Complex, the women’s field hockey team will play Colby-Sawyer College at 3 pm, the men’s soccer team will play SUNY Maritime at 3:30 pm, and the women’s soccer team will play Mount Saint Mary College at 5:30 pm.

--Photos © Vassar College

Posted by Office of Communications Wednesday, August 6, 2014