purple flower
Online Spring Plant Sale
Fri., Apr. 2
Category: Garden
Location: ONLINE ONLY

Shop the annual Spring Plant Sale ONLINE ONLY during the entire month of April! Find roses, camellias, fruit  trees, berries, succulents, themed bundles, and more. Enjoy safe and easy curbside...

 
Detail of bestiary
Capturing Bestiarium: The Art and Science of Digitization
Wed., Apr. 7
Category: Lectures
Location: Huntington Zoom event (PDT)

Join our digital library team for an overview of the process of digitizing documents to make them available to researchers in the Huntington Digital Library. The team will then demonstrate the...

 
Art by Kandis Williams
Lunchtime Art Talk on Kandis Williams
Wed., Apr. 7
Category: Lectures
Location: Zoom event (PDT)

Join Nika Chilewich, curatorial assistant at the Hammer Museum, for this short and insightful discussion about artist Kandis Williams, as part of the Lunchtime Art Talk series on the exhibition "...

 
Members' Orientation - In the Know: Art in the Gardens: Outdoor Sculpture at The Huntington
Wed., Apr. 7
Category: Members
Location: Huntington Zoom event (PDT)

Join Randy Shulman, Vice President for Advancement and External Relations, for a conversation with Melinda McCurdy, Curator of British Art, and Sabina Zonno, Kress Interpretive Fellow at The...

 
Art by Aria Dean
Lunchtime Art Talk on Aria Dean
Wed., Apr. 14
Category: Lectures
Location: Zoom event (PDT)

Join Connie Butler, chief curator at the Hammer Museum, for this short and insightful discussion about artist Aria Dean, as part of the Lunchtime Art Talk series on the exhibition "Made in L.A....

 
Detail of print with flying man
Virtual Conference - “This Reading of Books Is a Pernicious Thing”: Restoration Women Writers and Their Readers
Thu., Apr. 15
Category: Conferences
Location: Huntington Zoom event (PDT)

Key scholars come together at this two-day conference to assess developments in the study of Restoration women writers such as Aphra Behn and Margaret Cavendish (the Duchess of Newcastle), their...

 
Closeup of a painting of a crying eye
Made in L.A. 2020
Sat., Apr. 17
Category: Exhibitions
Location: MaryLou and George Boone Gallery and Virginia Steele Scott Galleries of American Art

"Made in L.A. 2020: a version" debuts new installations, videos, films, sculpture, performances, and paintings from Los Angeles–based artists, many commissioned specifically for the exhibition....

 
Stylized tulip design and pink tulip blooms
Flower Arranging: Tulips and the Arts & Crafts Movement
Sat., Apr. 17
Category: Classes
Location: Huntington Zoom event (PDT)

Learn how to create beautiful floral displays using tulips and other seasonal blooms, taking inspiration from the Arts & Crafts movement. Tulips were a popular motif of the period and often...

 
Art by Hedi El Kholti
Lunchtime Art Talk on Hedi El Kholti
Wed., Apr. 21
Category: Lectures
Location: Zoom event (PDT)

Join Aram Moshayedi, Robert Soros Curator at the Hammer Museum, for this short and insightful discussion about artist Hedi El Kholti, as part of the Lunchtime Art Talk series on the exhibition "...

 
Christopher Isherwood and Don Bachardy
Object of My Nostalgia: Designating the Isherwood-Bachardy Residence and Studio in Los Angeles
Wed., Apr. 21
Category: Lectures
Location: Huntington Zoom event (PDT)

Historic preservation consultants from Chattel, Inc. share how the Christopher Isherwood papers at The Huntington were instrumental in the designation of the Santa Monica Canyon home of writer...

 
Japanese woodblock print of a scene from The Tale of Genji
The Tale of Genji: Imaged and Reimagined
Thu., Apr. 22
Category: Lectures
Location: Huntington Zoom event (PDT)

In this Genshitsu Sen lecture, Dr. Bruce A. Coats, professor of art history and the humanities at Scripps College, surveys the extraordinary literary and visual art traditions inspired by the 11th...

 
Cover of A Book of Mediterranean Food
Taste of Art: Women in the Collections - April 22
Thu., Apr. 22
Category: Classes
Location: Huntington Zoom event (PDT)

Delve into the world of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cooking inspired by Elizabeth David’s trailblazing cookbook, A Book of Mediterranean Food. Participants learn to make seafood paella,...

 
Art by Alexandra Noel
Lunchtime Art Talk on Alexandra Noel
Wed., Apr. 28
Category: Lectures
Location: Zoom event (PDT)

Join Erin Christovale, associate curator at the Hammer Museum, for this short and insightful discussion about artist Alexandra Noel, as part of the Lunchtime Art Talk series on the exhibition "...

 
Drury Lane Theatre
Huntington U: Aphra Behn: Playwright, Poet, Novelist, Spy
Thu., Apr. 29
Category: Classes
Location: Huntington Zoom event (PDT)

Huntington U is a college-style seminar with no homework or tests. This year the series goes virtual as Elaine Hobby, professor of 17th-Century Studies at Loughborough University leads...