Book Launch: “More than Scenery: Yellowstone, an American Love Story” by Janet Pritchard

William Benton Museum of Art 253 Glenbrook Rd, Mansfield,, CT

Janet L. Pritchard will introduce her book "More than Scenery: Yellowstone, an American Love Story", with a reception to follow. Through captivating photographs and insightful text, the artist surveys how generations of visitors have invested Yellowstone—the world’s first national park—with ideas, beliefs, and values reflecting their historical moment. Janet L. Pritchard is a landscape photographer…

Night at the Museum Faculty Dialogue

William Benton Museum of Art 253 Glenbrook Rd, Mansfield,, CT

UConn faculty Alexis L. Boylan (Africana Studies and Art and Art History), guest curator of Seeing Truth, and Sandy Grande (Political Science and Native American and Indigenous Studies), will discuss the Night at the Museum franchise and representations of Indigeneity, art, and museums. Positioned as a light, family-friendly comedy, the films use the American Museum…

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Saturday Afternoon Studio

William Benton Museum of Art 253 Glenbrook Rd, Mansfield,, CT

Roll up your sleeves and get ready for hands-on art adventures this winter! Designed for children ages 7-11, the Benton’s Saturday Afternoon Studio sessions feature guided tours of current exhibitions and hands-on art making fun. Register early to secure your preferred dates; please contact Curator of Education, Mollie Sixsmith: mollie.sixsmith@uconn.edu. $15 per student Valentine Print-Making Saturday, February 4,…

$15.00