Campus Advisory

For immediate release

Contact: Robbin Zella 203-332-5062

Tours of the Art Collection at Housatonic Community College

Art Tours of the unique permanent collection at Housatonic Community College, 900 Lafayette Blvd. in Bridgeport have been scheduled for Wednesdays, March 9, 16, and April 6. Tours will begin at noon and are free and open to the public. Participants should meet at noon at the information desk in front of the Burt Chernow Galleries, Lafayette Hall.

Housatonic Community College has one of the largest art collections of any community college in the United States. The art is on view throughout the college. Tours will be led by HCC curator Terri C. Smith and will focus on some of the highlights of the collection.
Additionally, on Friday, March 25 at 5:30 p.m. there will be a tour and talk for “It’s for you,” Conceptual Art and the Telephone ( Feb 24 - March 25, 2011)
All activities associated with the Housatonic Museum of Art are open to the public at no charge.