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Lynette Yiadom-Boakye Greenhouse Fantasies
Aug. 30, 2019 | Exhibitions

(Updated Sept. 16, 2019)

The exhibition of paintings by Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, on view Jan. 25–May 11, 2020, is second in a trilogy of shows on contemporary female British artists curated by The New Yorker magazine critic Hilton Als
“Celia Paul” launched the series in 2019. The final installment will be “Njideka Akunyili Crosby” (Spring 2021)
Exhibitions originate at the Yale Center for British Art

Chinese calligraphy
Aug. 13, 2019 | Exhibitions

"A Garden of Words: The Calligraphy of Liu Fang Yuan"
Scheduled to open in May 2020

Video still depicting dancers on the staircase in the Huntington Art Gallery, from Apariciones/Apparitions, a video work by Carolina Caycedo.
Jul. 29, 2019 | Exhibitions

Apariciones/Apparitions (2018) reconceptualizes several iconic Huntington spaces, including the Huntingtons' former residence, through Afro-Latinx and indigenous spiritual practices and dance.

On view in the Huntington Art Gallery, Aug. 17, 2019–Feb. 10, 2020

color photograph of paper and wood 1798 hand fan
Jul. 2, 2019 | Exhibitions

"What Now: Collecting for the Library in the 21st Century"
Part I: Oct. 19, 2019–Feb. 17, 2020
Part II: May 1–Aug. 24, 2020

henry huntington sitting
May. 28, 2019 | Exhibitions

275 objects from The Huntington's vast collections comprise "Nineteen Nineteen," on view Sept. 21, 2019–Jan. 20, 2020
MaryLou and George Boone Gallery

Press Preview Fri., Sept. 20, 10 a.m.–noon

Beatriz Santiago Muñoz, Robin Coste Lewis, Nina Katchadourian, Dana Johnson, and Rosten Woo. Photo: Kate Lain
Jan. 23, 2019 | Exhibitions

For the fourth year of The Huntington's /five initiative, artists Nina Katchadourian, Beatriz Santiago Muñoz, and Rosten Woo; writer Dana Johnson; and poet Robin Coste Lewis will create new work inspired by Huntington collections

Celia Paul, The Brontë Parsonage (with Charlotte’s Pine and Emily’s Path to the Moors), 2017. Oil on canvas, 36 1/8 x 29 1/4 in. © Celia Paul. Courtesy of the artist and Victoria Miro, London / Venice.
Dec. 4, 2018 | Exhibitions

Curated by prize-winning critic Hilton Als, "Celia Paul" showcases seven paintings in the historic Huntington Art Gallery
Feb. 9–July 8, 2019

Artwork by Mario Ybarra Jr. (left) and artwork by Carolina Caycedo (right)
Oct. 24, 2018 | Exhibitions

"Rituals of Labor and Engagement: Carolina Caycedo and Mario Ybarra Jr."
Virginia Steele Scott Galleries of American Art, Susan and Stephen Chandler Wing

Installation view of Project Blue Boy
Sep. 19, 2018 | Exhibitions

Press Preview: Fri., Sept. 21, 10 a.m. - noon

Moore Mask
May. 24, 2018 | Exhibitions

"Spirit and Essence, Line and Form: The Graphic Work of Henry Moore"
Virginia Steele Scott Galleries of American Art, Susan and Stephen Chandler Wing
June 16-Oct. 1, 2018

Project Blue Boy
May. 3, 2018 | Exhibitions

"Project Blue Boy" will allow visitors to watch and learn about high-tech analysis and treatment of Thomas Gainsborough's 18th-century masterpiece in the historic Thornton Portrait Gallery

Press Preview: Fri., Sept. 21, 10 a.m. - noon

winkel tulip tree
Feb. 8, 2018 | Exhibitions

Works by international artists to be highlighted in "Out of the Woods," on view May 19–Aug. 27, 2018, in The Huntington's Brody Botanical Center

Trouvelot Aurora
Jan. 16, 2018 | Exhibitions

"Radiant Beauty: E. L. Trouvelot's Astronomical Drawings" Library, West Hall, April 28 – July 30, 2018

Installation view of “Frederick Hammersley: To Paint without Thinking” at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.
Jan. 10, 2018 | Exhibitions

"Frederick Hammersley: To Paint without Thinking"
At The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens: Oct. 21, 2017 – Jan. 22, 2018
At the New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe: May 26– Sept. 9, 2018

Moore Five Reclining Figures
Dec. 14, 2017 | Exhibitions

Collection will be showcased in "Spirit and Essence, Line and Form: The Graphic Work of Henry Moore," on view in the Virginia Steele Scott Galleries of American Art, Susan and Stephen Chandler Wing, June 16–Oct. 1, 2018

Wisdom Vase
Nov. 9, 2017 | Exhibitions

Objects in the eclectic "Collection/s: WCCW/five at The Huntington" range from Sappho-inspired love letters and a video of indigenous flora to porcelain vessels and a tapestry made in response to 18th-century French masterworks.

On view in the Virginia Steele Scott Galleries of American Art
Nov. 18, 2017 – Feb. 12, 2018

St. Jerome in His Study, by Albrecht Durer
Oct. 11, 2017 | Exhibitions

"The Reformation: From the Word to the World" On view Oct. 28, 2017–Feb. 26, 2018
At The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Library, West Hall

Aug. 23, 2017 | Exhibitions

Part of the Getty's Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA initiative, "Visual Voyages: Images of Latin American Nature from Columbus to Darwin," is on view in the MaryLou and George Boone Gallery
Sept. 16, 2017–Jan. 8, 2018

Blue Boy painting by Thomas Gainsborough
Aug. 3, 2017 | Exhibitions

Famous masterpiece by Thomas Gainsborough to go off view Aug. 8 of this year for three months of preliminary analysis

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