The work of Suzanne Benton, a metal mask maker, mask performance artist, printmaker and painter, will be exhibited in a solo show at the Kershner Gallery in the Fairfield Public Library main branch, at Old Post and Post roads, from Sept. 8 to Oct. 25.
An opening reception for the show, "The Spirit of the Artist," will be held Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. with a talk by the artist at 5:30 p.m.
Benton, a resident of Ridgefield, has exhibited for more than 30 years in over 150 solo shows. Her work has been represented in museums and private collections worldwide and in local galleries. She is a former Fulbright Scholar (India), and the recipient of many grants and artist residencies hosted by the cultural arm of U.S. embassies around the world. She is the author of "The Art of Welded Sculpture."
For more information visit www.fairfieldpubliclibrary.org or call 203-256-3155.