Introduction for Exhibition Catalog for Morgan Gallery, Smith College: Linda Stein, The Face: An Obsession, Three Decades – 2004


Head of the Sophia Smith Collection and Coordinator of Special Collections, Smith College

The Morgan Gallery is pleased to be exhibiting the work of Linda Stein with feminist highlights from her thirty year obsession. In her essay, Stein explores the many artistic avenues she took over these decades, showing us the face in a way it has never been seen before. We are proud that Linda Stein has agreed to leave Smith College her collection of personal papers, including her diaries filled with sketches and notations.