About the Gallery
The gallery was named the Wallace Barnes and Barbara Hackman Franklin Art Gallery in honor of Wallace Barnes, chairman of the Connecticut Employment and Training Commission, and retired chairman and CEO of the Barnes Group, Inc. (Bristol), and his wife Barbara Hackman Franklin, a former U.S. Secretary of Commerce and president and CEO of Barbara Franklin Enterprises, headquartered in Washington, D.C.
Current Exhibition: Mark Catalina
The public is invited to an exhibition of works by Mark Catalina in the Wallace Barnes and Barbara Hackman Franklin Art Gallery at Tunxis September 10-October 11. An opening reception will be held September 10, 4-7 p.m. in the Barnes-Franklin Gallery. Refreshments will be served.
Approximately 30 works will be on display, including paintings, digital prints, and drawings.
The Barnes-Franklin Art Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and by appointment. For more information, call 860.773.1621 or email William Kluba at firstname.lastname@example.org.