Magic and Majesty: The Immortal Tree


Image credit: Unknown Indian Artist, Tree of Life (2002). Ink and dye on fabric, Collection of Kathryn Myers.

April 1 - May 7, 2023


Curated by students in the Special Topics MFA Seminar taught by Professor Kathryn Myers. Mahsa Attaran, Amira Brown, Hanieh Kureshi, Monica Hamilton, and Anna Schwartz have selected works from the Benton Museum’s collections as part of a university-wide program of exhibitions, lectures, and symposia -  The Abrahamic Story of the Tree, sponsored by the UConn Office of Global Affairs Abrahamic Programs. For more about the initiative, visit