W I L L I A M H. B E N N E T T
Born: Glenridge, New Jersey, March 8, 1948
Major Field: Sculpture
“Byron’s Telescope” The Unearthing, IX Space, Charlottesville, VA, Jan-Feb. 2012
“Byron’s Telescope” The Bridge, Charlottesville Va. August, 2011.
“Byron’s Telescope” Ruffin Hall Entrance Plaza, UVA, Charlottesville, VA, May 2011
“Small Breaches in the Firmament” Chroma Projects, Charlottesville. VA April 2011
“House of Veils” Performance Installation, Center for the End of Things, Charlottesville, January 2010.
“Omphalos” Performance Installation, Ruffin Gallery, UVA Sept. 2009 – March 2010
“Expanding Eye, Severed Head, Dance Macabre” for Odelon Redon and James Ensor
Sculpture Performance, UVA Grounds and Museum Plaza, October 2009
“SSUNN: Burning Bush Baking Bread” Solar Energy Performance Event, Ruffin Hall Courtyard, UVA, October, 2008.
"Loomings" Large Scale outdoor sculpture based on Moby Dick
Installed at Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, Virginia. Summer, 2003.
“Loomings” Installed near Fayerweather Hall, University of Virginia,
Charlottesville, Virginia. 2002
“Loomings” installed at New Bedford Whaling Museum, New
Bedford, MA. Summer 2001.
"Writing, Table, Book: Bridge" Installation/Performance during the Festival of the Book,
Bayly Museum, Charlottesville, Va., March 2000.
"Loomings" Large-scale outdoor sculpture based on Moby Dick. Installed at Les Yeux du Monde Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1999.
"Ear" Large-scale machine sculpture for listening installed on the grounds of Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina.1998-present.