The Benton in the NEWS

A Monday For Mindfulness: Benton opens its galleries to meditation
by Stephanie Santillo for The Daily Campus, November 19, 2019

First Thursday brings excitement to the Benton
by Ian Ward for The Daily Campus, November 8, 2019

Students showcase talents at the Beanery’s Open Mic
by Ben Crnic for The Daily Campus, November 8, 2019

Polish Prints During Cold War Communism: Political and cultural realities represented in art
by Stephanie Santillo for The Daily Campus, November 7, 2019

‘DEMOKRACJA GRAFIKA: The Democracy of Print’ opens at the Benton 
by Daniel Cohn for The Daily Campus, October 25, 2019

New Benton Exhibit Helps Mechanical Engineering Professor Blend Art With Teaching
by Alexandra Meropoulos, UConn School of Engineering News, October, 2019

Benton creates a space for art analysis with ‘Critical Looking: A Gallery Dialogue’
by Daniel Cohn for The Daily Campus, October 14, 2019

First Thursday immerses students in Souvenir’s D’Africa
by Rebecca Maher for The Daily Campus, October 4, 2019

More Than Meets The Eye: The curious collection, enigmatic exhibition and puzzling perception of African art objects 
by Stephanie Santillo for The Daily Campus, September 30, 2019

Painter Reginald Marsh’s tropical watercolors of Cuba at the Benton
by Susan Dunne for The Hartford Courant, September 16, 2019

African Art Exhibit Represents Diverse Ethnic Groups
by Kenneth Best for UConn Today, September 11, 2019

Celebration of global cultures at the Benton
by Hollianne Lao for The Daily Campus, September 6, 2019

Luce Foundation Grant Launches “Seeing Truth” Exhibit
Kenneth Best for UConn Today, August 27, 2019

UConn’s Benton Museum infused with the spirit of Africa
by Susan Dunne for The Hartford Courant, August 26, 2019

Game of Chairs
by Camilla Vallejo for UConn Magazine

Art and Architecture of UConn Storrs
by Stephanie Santillo for The Daily Campus, April 25, 2019

MFA Show Highlights interactive visual projects on mental health, sexual assault
by Hollianne Lao for The Daily Campus, April 11, 2019

Third Thursday: Long River Review Takes Over the Benton
by Hollianne Lao for The Daily Campus, April 5, 2019

Changing Exhibits at the Benton Museum of Art
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Exploring Furniture as Art
by Kenneth Best for UConn Today, April 2, 2019

Have a seat, Jon Snow: ‘Game of Thrones’ characters paired with art chairs at UConn
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, April 2, 2019

Second ‘First Thursday at the Benton
By Hollianne Lao for The Daily Campus, March 8, 2019

After hours adventure at the Benton
By Hollianne Lao for The Daily Campus, February 8, 2019

The Pioneering Work of a Female Artist
By Kenneth Best, UConn Today, January 14, 2019

Portrait painter Ellen Emmet Rand’s ‘Business of Bodies’ at UConn
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, December 3, 2018

Mr. Fish Promotes Conversation through controversial cartoons at the Benton
By Brendon Barzola for The Daily Campus, September 12, 2018

What’s The Alternative?” At Benton In Storrs
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, September 8, 2018

The Benton’s Fall Opening receptions blends the bold and the beautiful
By Daniel Cohen for The Daily Campus, September 6, 2018

Benton Exhibition doesn’t shy away from controversy
By Alexis Taylor for The Daily Campus, August 27, 2018

Tutorial Polish ‘Print Sampler’ at the Benton Museum
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, April 5, 2018

Art in Small Bites: Landscape – A way to bring culture to your lunch break
By Rebecca Maher for the Daily Campus, March 29, 2018

Imna Arroyo’s work is a medium for change
By Alexis Taylor for The Daily Campus, February 16, 2018

African Slave-Trading Center, Frederick Douglass Inspire Black History Exhibits
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, January 31, 2018

Benton Opening Reception showcases two new exhibits
By Lauren Brown for the Daily Campus, January 26, 2018

Benton Opening Reception showcases two new exhibits
By Lauren Brown for the Daily Campus, January 26, 2018

The Wave Exhibit reminds visitors how the world is connected by water
By Alex Houdeshall for the Daily Campus, October 9, 2017

‘Unfiltered: An Exhibition About Water’ at Benton in Storrs
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, CTNOW, August 28, 2017

Benton Museum brings women behind prominent art forward
By Dan Wood for the Daily Campus, April 26, 2017

Women Create Art Reflecting Their Lives, Thoughts, In Benton Exhibit
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, April 8, 2017

Benton opens four new exhibits in one night
By Dan Wood for the Daily Campus, March 24, 2017

UConn’s 50th annual faculty art exhibition
By Francesca Colturi for the Daily Campus, February 3, 2017

New Exhibition Treads ‘Sacred Ground’
By Kenneth Best for UConn Today, February 2, 2017

UConn Reads: Sacred ground exhibit
By Julia Mancini for the Daily Campus, January 27, 2017

Reginald Marsh’s Locomotive Watercolors At Benton
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, October 31, 2016

UConn Exhibits Mark 35 Years of HIV/AIDS
By Diane Orson for Connecticut Public Radio, September 22, 2016

First Folio Exhibit Opens at UConn
By Kenneth Best for UConn Today, September 2, 2016

Tony Nominee Forrest McClendon to Speak at Opening of FIRST FOLIO! Exhibition at UConn
From Broadway World Connecticut, August 25, 2016

First Folio, ‘Culture Of Shakespeare, Coming To UConn’s Benton
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, August 24, 2016

Inflatable Art Exhibit Expands on Lightweight Form
By Kenneth Best for UConn Today, June 21, 2016

‘Be Not Afraid of Greatness:’ Shakespeare’s First Folio Coming to UConn
By Kenneth Best for UConn Today, April 25, 2016

Protesting Inequalities in the Art World
By Kenneth Best for UConn Today, April 5, 2016

Guerrilla Girls Target Gender Bias In Exhibit At Benton
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant CTNOW, March 29, 2016

Exploring Masculinity Through Art
By Kenneth Best for UConn Today, February 11, 2016

Interactive Exhibit Prompts Dialogue on Race
By Kenneth Best for UConn Toda, February 5, 2016

Benton, Bruce, Yale Host Black History Month Exhibits
By Susan Dunne for The Hartford Courant CTNOW, February 3, 2016

‘The Male Nude in Art’ at UConn Benton
By Susan Dunne for the Hartford Courant, February 2, 2016

The Benton: Inspiring the future with classics
By Brett Steinberg for the Daily Campus, January 28, 2016

Posters, Photos At UConn Capture Anti-War Spirit Of Vietnam Era
By Alan Bisbort for the Hartford CourantCT Now, April 28, 2015

“In the Paint” at UConn Brings the Excitement of March Madness to the Art World
By Mallory ODonoghue for Connecticut Public Radio, March 17, 2015

Benton Museum to Display Shakespeare’s ‘First Folio’ in 2016
By Kenneth Best for UConn Today, March 2, 2015

Shakespeare’s First Folio will travel to the Benton Museum
By Ron Charles for the Washington Post, February 26, 2015