Latin American Art Is American Art. Abstraction, conceptualism, the politics of identity: these are the territories of contemporary art in America. Not surprisingly, these concerns belong to artists of many backgrounds with diverse personal histories. Contemporary Latin American Art focuses on the ways Latino artists have carved out a place within the mainstream...
The LUAG galleries will be closed from December 11, 2017 through January 21, 2018. Museum Offices will remain open Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM. Museum Offices will be closed from December 22, 2017 - January 2, 2018. Spring semester exhibitions will open the week of January 22. Check back for updates...
Lehigh University Art Galleries (LUAG) is the Teaching Museum at Lehigh University
LUAG maintains and develops the university’s world-class art collection of over 14,000 objects, presenting exhibitions in galleries located throughout Lehigh’s three campuses. All LUAG exhibitions and events are free and open to the public.
This website has been made possible through the generous support of Alice and Richard S. Thall ’55, and Ronald J. Ulrich ’67.
A dream come true. That’s what this exhibition is for Lehigh University Art Galleries Director/Chief Curator/Professor of Art Ricardo Viera. According to Viera, “This exhibition is the result of a decades-long collaboration with Wifredo Lam’s grandnephew [...]
The History of NAEMI NAEMI, short for National Art Exhibitions of the Mentally Ill, was founded in 1988 by Juan Martin. Martin worked as a counselor to mentally ill persons in Miami, Florida where he [...]
One might think that black and white photography would have little to do with Abstract Expressionism, a movement characterized by bold colors and sharp lines that developed in New York City during the 1940s and [...]
The word photograph has certain kinds of connotations. María Martínez-Cañas is a photo-based artist who likes to push those connotations to their limits. She is a photographer who works beyond the limits of the camera. [...]
A Collaborative Sound Sculpture Celebrating 20 Years of Zoellner Arts Center Humming computers. A droning HVAC system. The murmur of voices in a crowded lobby. These often unnoticed sounds create a sonic landscape that provides [...]
Retirement has been anything but boring for LUAG volunteer Frank E. Podleiszek. Frank returned to his hometown of Bethlehem in 1988 after an early retirement from teaching music at the Morrisville Borough School District in [...]