The Benton is pleased to present a changing selection of its most prized possessions that span five centuries. We begin with a sixteenth-century double portrait by the Spanish court painter Alonso Sanchez Coello, whose unidentified subjects are a well-dressed noblewoman and child.
Saturday, April 8, 2017:
7–9 pm Cocktails, Hors d’Oeuvres & Silent Auction
8–10 pm Live Sixties Music with The Fever Band
9–10 pm Dessert & Coffee
Purchase tickets at the Benton or call us at 860 486 4520. $60 ($50 Benton Museum members) / $75 at the door (if available)
More details available here.
March 23 - July 30, 2017
Objectifying Myself: Works by Women Artists from the Collection of Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
Work It: Women Artists, Ellen Emmet Rand, and the Business of Seeing
Progression: Then and Now
(Work by Visiting Artist Stanwyck Cromwell, organized by the Africana Institute, UConn.)