Yale University Art Gallery
Connecticut is graced with a multitude of wonderful art programs, nonprofit in nature, that provide the state and nation with great art as well as preserve the legacy of some great indigenous artists. Highlighted here are five arts programs that are giving back and worthy of both time and money.
Mention iconic artists and Connecticut in the same sentence and five names immediately come to mind. Of course, there are far more than five iconic artists known for their work while living in the Nutmeg state, but the following five are world-renowned painters and/or sculptors whose art lives on far beyond Connecticut borders.