ROOM•MATE: Living with Tang Art Pick-Up Day

A male student of color wearing a mask and gray sweatshirt stands holding a framed artwork, a sketch of a face on white paper, as other various framed artworks hang on the wall behind him.
ROOM•MATE: Living with Tang Art Pick-Up Day, Tang Teaching Museum, September 19, 2021, photo by Cindy Schultz

Today’s the day! Students are encouraged to line up early for an opportunity to take home one of the 75 works that are part of Roommate: Living with Tang Art, the Tang’s art loan program. Works will be taken home on a first-come first-served basis. Skidmore students will be allowed to make their selections when the doors open at 9 am, though we suggest lining up early for a good spot in line. (In 2021, the line was full by 8:45 am, though students began lining up the night before at 9 pm.) In order to ensure your spot, once you line up you may not leave your place for longer than five minutes.

Students must bring their Skidmore IDs with them in order to borrow art work.

This event is free and open to Skidmore students.

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Pattern by Abby Fuess ’18
Inspired by the exhibition Other Side: Art, Object, Self
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.