BENNINGTON, Vt. -- From Sept. 21 through Dec. 30, works by Daisy Rockwell are on view in the Regional Artist Gallery at the Bennington Museum. "The Topless Jihadi and Other Curious Birds" includes different groupings of paintings, all looking at women in political or public situations, and drawing on images the artist has discovered on the Internet. This is the first public exhibition of the FEMEN and mug shot series. Visit with the artist on Sept. 21 at 3 p.m. in the Regional Artist Gallery.
This exhibit explores the role of women in public life today, examining all manner of curious birds.
The Bennington Museum is located at 75 Main St. (Route 9). The museum is open everyday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through October; it is closed Wednesday in November and December. Admission is $10 for adults, $9 for seniors and students over 18. Children, students 18 or younger, and visitors to the Museum Shop are admitted free. For more info: benningtonmuseum.org or 802-447-1571.