Our galleries are home to an extensive collection of the works of Alexey von Schlippe, for whom the gallery is named. Visit our virtual gallery to view some of the works of this wonderful artist and read his history.
Julia Pavone is the co-founder (with associate curator, David Madacsi, Professor Emeritus, Physics Dept.,UConn) and has been Director/Curator of the Alexey von Schlippe Gallery of Art at the University of Connecticut’s Avery Point Campus since 1992. She has also taught courses in Studio Art and Art History at UConn since 1988. Julia has continued her own work as a painter over the last 40 years, creating large abstract and mixed media pieces. She has been given numerous exhibitions, showings in art galleries regionally and in New York City, and many commissions, including a mural at the Prudential Center in Boston. Her work can also be seen in various locations throughout the Branford House Mansion.