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...
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 raw material for sound sculptor Scott Sherk. By chopping, compressing, and recombining recordings of these ambient sounds,...
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.
2016-10-22T13:48:11+00:00 February 9th, 2016|
Tom Sternal’s King and Queen, c. 1990 featured on LUAG’s Spring 2016 brochure are not very centrally located on campus, but they are probably seen by thousands of viewers a day. Located next to Interstate [...]
2016-10-22T13:48:11+00:00 January 28th, 2016|
Guardians of the Wind, installed on Memorial Walkway, is a group of tall wooden sculptures that organically twist, turn, break, and fluidly join through space. Situated in a cluster, they beckon the onlooker to explore [...]
2016-09-07T05:17:29+00:00 January 18th, 2016|
LUAG recently introduced its first self guided audio tour and it is available for the exhibition Object as Subject. The tour provides visitors with educational information about artworks in the exhibition which can be accessed from inside or outside of the museum, including at home. Simply dial 610.628.2384 [...]
2016-10-22T13:48:11+00:00 January 8th, 2016|
Ellsworth Kelly, who died in his home in Spencertown last month, was a painter, sculptor and printmaker well known for hard-edge painting, Color Field painting and minimalism. His piece Green Curve with Radius of Twenty Feet [...]
2016-09-07T04:52:38+00:00 December 10th, 2015|
Above: Carmen Herrera, Verde y Negro, 1995, Serigraph In the exhibition "...Of The Americas", LUAG Lower Gallery, August 26, 2015 - June 4,2017 Carmen Herrera sold her first painting at the age of 89, and [...]
2016-10-22T13:48:11+00:00 November 10th, 2015|
Above: Cross Overlooking Bethlehem, PA (After Walker Evans), 1996, Silver Gelatin Print, 4/10 Linda Cummings is one of many talented photographers with works in LUAG's exhibition Revisiting South Bethlehem. Below is a brief conversation between Linda and Ricardo [...]