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Lunchtime Enrichment: Art in Small Bites

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
12:15pm – 12:45pm

Repeats weekly until 05/04/2017.

Storrs Campus
The William Benton Museum of Art

Art in Small Bites, with museum docents, will give you just a sample of the artworks inside the Benton Museum of Art and around UConn's campus. Perfect for lunchtime!

On March 1, 15 & 29 one or two selected works in the Gilman Gallery will be highlighted.

Continuing outside The Benton on April 5, 12, 26, and May 3, Art in Small Bites will focus on the architecture of different buildings on UConn's campus as well as some surrounding sculptures. Each talk will be approximately a half hour long from 12:15PM - 12:45 PM.

Please meet at the front desk in the William Benton Museum of Art next to The Beanery by 12:15pm. Art in the Gilman Gallery

March 1, 2017: Judy McChesney - Ernest Lawson's Ebb Tide/ McMonnies' Bucchante and Faun + one more March 15, 2017: Susan Zito - Comparing Baroque and Neoclassical

March 29, 2017: Amy de Flumere - Focusing on Women Artists

Art Out and About UConn's Campus (this is an outdoor walking tour) April 5, 2017: Susan Zito - Engineering building /Mobius Solaris April 12, 2017: Nancy Silander - Rowe CUE/Prentiss sculpture & the Book April 26, 2017: Judy McChesney - Laurell Hall/Sculpture on Gentry and CUE Facades, Peter Waite's Area Paintings May 3, 2017: ShoShana Levinson - Benton/Garden Sculpture

In case of rain during April or May, Art in Small Bites will be moved inside the Gilman Gallery.


Karen Sommer,, 486-5084

Benton Events (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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