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Opening Reception

Thursday, January 26, 2023
4:00pm – 6:30pm

Storrs Campus
The William Benton Museum of Art


You are invited you to an opening reception for two new exhibitions at the Benton then continue to the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry for an opening reception there.

At the Benton Museum: “Seeing Truth: Art, Science, Museums and Making Knowledge” and “Raid the Archive: Edwin Way Teale and New Works.”

Cash bar and light hors d'oeuvres. FREE and open to the public.

RSVP appreciated to or 860.486.4520

The exhibition, Seeing Truth: Art, Science, Museums, and Making Knowledge, and related public programs are generously supported by a grant from the Henry Luce Foundation.

EVENING AT THE MUSEUMS - Continue to the opening reception at: Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry 5:30 – 7pm Myths, Legends, and Spectacle: Masks and Puppets of Ralph Lee.

Snow Date for both museums: Friday, January 27.

Please see each museum website for more information on the exhibitions


Benton Events (primary), Abrahamic Programs for Academic Collaboration in the MENA Region, Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Edwin Way Teale Lecture Series on Nature & the Environment, History Department, Humanities Institute, Libraries, Office of Global Affairs, School of Fine Arts, UConn Master Calendar

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