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.

The Barnes-Franklin Art Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and by appointment. For more information, contact Arthur Simoes.

Michael Sundra Gallery Exhibition March 2-30

“New Paintings and Select Photographic Portraits,” an exhibition by Michael Sundra will be on display in the Wallace Barnes and Barbara Hackman Franklin Art Gallery