Howard Ben Tre

An exhibition of stunning sculptures and works on paper by internationally known artist Howard Ben Tré, “Lightness of Being, New Sculpture, Howard Ben Tré” opens at the Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum on April 13.

Ben Tré’s work is in numerous public collections, including Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, Arco Corporate Art Collection, Los Angeles, AT&T Corporate Collection, Chicago, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Hirshhorn Museum and Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, PepsiCo Headquarters, Irvine, CA, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR, The St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, Southwestern Bell Corporation, Houston, and many others.

Ben Tré’s work has been the subject of more than two dozen solo exhibitions around the country since 1979.

“Howard Ben Tré’s work is especially intriguing and noteworthy in that he excels at creating small to monumental size cast glass sculptures for both public and private spaces. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to host an exhibition of the works on paper and sculpture of a great American contemporary sculptor at the Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum,” said Museum Director Marilyn L. Wheaton.

The exhibition was organized by Habatat Galleries, Contemporary Art Glass, of Royal Oak, MI.
The exhibition runs through June 29, 2013. For more information, call (989) 964-7125 or visit the Museum’s website at The Museum is open Mon. – Fri., 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Sat. 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m.
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