An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump
Science and the Sublime
Sun., May. 1
Category: Exhibitions
Location: Huntington Art Gallery

This exhibition explores one of the great masterpieces from the Age of Enlightenment, Joseph Wright of Derby's monumental An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump alongside 15 works from The...

 
Mapping Fiction
Sun., May. 1
Category: Exhibitions
Location: Library, West Hall

This exhibition focuses on the ways authors and mapmakers have built compelling fictional worlds to coincide with the centennial of the publication of James Joyce’s groundbreaking 1922 modernist...

 
Chinese character
A Garden of Words Pt. 2
Sun., May. 1
Category: Exhibitions
Location: Chinese Garden, Studio for Lodging the Mind

The Huntington presents a major exhibition of contemporary Chinese calligraphy as the inaugural installation in the Chinese Garden's new art gallery, the Studio for Lodging the Mind....

 
painting of Dora Carrington, woman in blue top with auburn hair and bangs
Method and Material
Sun., May. 1
Category: Exhibitions
Location: Huntington Art Gallery

This focused exhibition explores tempera's fascinating history through a number of key objects from The Huntington art collections, as well as two important loans from the Resnick collection....