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Burlington City Arts

Tree Of Knowledge

Artist: 
Paul Aschenbach

UVM library
c.1963, bronze
 
Paul Aschenbach grew up in Randolph, Vermont as the son of a blacksmith. He studied at the Rhode Island School of Design and started his career as an artist making liturgical pieces. He became a professor at UVM, where he taught sculpture for 30 years. The Tree of Knowledge was given to UVM by the class of 1962.

Photo by Michael Weizenegger