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Bennington Museum

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75 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201 United States
(802) 447-1571 https://benningtonmuseum.org

April 2019

The Mind’s Eye: Paintings, Sculpture, and Books by Paul Katz

April 1 @ 10:00 AM - May 28 @ 5:00 PM
Bennington Museum, 75 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201 United States
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February 1 through May 27 – Annual Student Art Show This exhibition features a variety of works, including paintings, sculpture and drawing books, mainly from Katz’s Prelude and Interlock series. The Preludes are the paintings and objects with words on ribbons. The words are all taken from Henry Wordsworth’s poem “Prelude.” The look of the work was inspired in part by a photograph Katz saw in the New York Times in the days following 9/11. The image was of an…

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May 2019

Stoneware Collectors Meeting

May 3 @ 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Bennington Museum, 75 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201 United States
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Tour places in Bennington related to the pottery industry 12:30 to 2:00 pm. Return to the Museum and enjoy a presentation by Cathie Zusy and Warren Broderick from 3:00 to 4:30 pm on new developments in Bennington stoneware research, highlighting five different areas where research into the historic Bennington potteries of the 19th Century continues.

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Museum ABCs: Playing with Paint

May 16 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Bennington Museum, 75 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201 United States
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Children ages 3 to 5 and their adult caregivers are invited to join us for an hour of exploration, stories, and art.

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August 2019

1863 Jane Stickle Quilt

August 31 @ 8:00 AM - October 14 @ 5:00 PM
Bennington Museum, 75 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201 United States
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The quilt that inspires quilters all over the world will be on its yearly display at the Bennington Museum from August 31 through October 14.  Brought to the museum over 60 years ago, the Jane Stickle Quilt is only shown for a short time each year due to the fragility of the fabric.  Quilters from around the country, and world, plan trips to the region during that time to see the 1863 quilt.  The Jane Stickle Quilt is comprised of…

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