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Decorative pink and white ceramic vase resembling an ornate castle
Jun. 30, 2022 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens will present the international traveling exhibition “Inspiring Walt Disney: The Animation of French Decorative Arts” from Dec. 10, 2022, through March 27, 2023.
Decorative pink and white ceramic vase resembling an ornate castle
Jun. 30, 2022 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens will present the international traveling exhibition “Inspiring Walt Disney: The Animation of French Decorative Arts” from Dec. 10, 2022, through March 27, 2023.
William Blake (1757–1827), Hecate or The Night of Enitharmon’s Joy, 1795. Planographic color print with pen and ink and watercolor on wove paper, 16 3/8 x 22 in. The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens.
Jun. 2, 2022 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—“100 Great British Drawings,” a major exhibition at The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens, will trace the practice of drawing in Britain from the 17th through the mid-20th century, spotlighting The Huntington’s important collection of more than 12,000 works
Beaumaris Castle, Anglesey by William Turner
Dec. 13, 2021 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—“100 Great British Drawings,” a major exhibition at The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens, will trace the practice of drawing in Britain from the 17th through the mid-20th century, spotlighting The Huntington’s important collection of more than 12,000 works
Still shot from short film produced by Ghetto Film School student Mya Dodson on location at The Huntington.
Nov. 10, 2021 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—In an ongoing partnership with Ghetto Film School, The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens is serving as a training ground for student filmmakers exploring careers in the film industry.
Cara Romero, Hermosa
Nov. 10, 2021 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens is set to open “Borderlands,” a new permanent collections installation that explores a more expansive and contextualized view of American art history.
Octavia E. Butler, Map of Acorn from notes for Parable of the Talents
Oct. 26, 2021 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens will present “Mapping Fiction,” an exhibition focused on the ways authors and mapmakers have built compelling fictional worlds. On view in the Library’s West Hall from Jan.
Kehinde Wiley's "A Portrait of a Young Gentleman"
Oct. 2, 2021 | Exhibitions
The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens announced today that it has commissioned the renowned artist Kehinde Wiley to create a new work inspired by Thomas Gainsborough's The Blue Boy (ca. 1770).
Chinese Garden art gallery
Jun. 3, 2021 | Exhibitions
Postponed for more than a year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the highly anticipated opening of the Chinese Garden's new art gallery is now scheduled to take place this summer 
Billboard and market installation
Oct. 22, 2020 | Exhibitions
While the Hammer Museum and The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens await state and county public health approvals to safely reopen their galleries for Made in L.A. 2020: a version, Angelenos can get a preview of the biennial via two artist projects located around the city.
Installation view of "Red Earth" by Lita Albuquerque. Photo by Karl Puchlik, courtesy of the artist.
Jul. 1, 2020 | Exhibitions
A new site-specific artwork by Lita Albuquerque, "Red Earth," greets visitors at The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens as garden areas reopen after a closure of more than three months as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Blue Boy portrait by Thomas Gainsborough
Feb. 27, 2020 | Exhibitions
The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens announced today that the extensive 18-month-long initiative to analyze, conserve, and restore The Blue Boy (ca. 1770) by Thomas Gainsborough (1727–1788) is complete, and the iconic painting will go back on view Thursday, March 26 in the...
California juniper bonsai
Jan. 23, 2020 | Exhibitions
Visitors will discover an expansive new way to look at miniature trees in "Lifelines/Timelines: Exploring The Huntington's Collections Through Bonsai," on view March 14 through June 15 at The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens.
Artwork by Kahlil Joseph
Jan. 21, 2020 | Exhibitions
The Hammer Museum and The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens announced today the 30 artists participating in "Made in L.A. 2020: a version," the fifth iteration of the Hammer's biennial exhibition highlighting the practices of artists working throughout the greater Los Angeles...
Left: Lita Albuquerque. Photo courtesy of the artist. Right: Petra Bachmaier and Sean Gallero of Luftwerk. Photo credit: Most Visual.
Dec. 3, 2019 | Exhibitions
As part of its yearlong Centennial Celebration, The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens has commissioned two temporary art installations by Los Angeles-based artist Lita Albuquerque and Chicago-based Luftwerk, the artistic collaboration of Petra Bachmaier and Sean Gallero.
Detail of ship from Thomas More Utopia
Oct. 9, 2019 | Exhibitions
New works of art and literature will debut at The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens in "Beside the Edge of the World," one of the programs marking The Huntington's Centennial.
Lynette Yiadom-Boakye Greenhouse Fantasies
Aug. 30, 2019 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—Recent paintings by contemporary British artist Lynette Yiadom-Boakye will be on view Jan. 25–May 11, 2020, at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.
Chinese calligraphy
Aug. 13, 2019 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—Timed to coincide with the grand opening in May 2020 of the final phase of its Chinese Garden, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens will present an exhibition of Chinese calligraphy
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
SAN MARINO, Calif.— A video work by acclaimed Los Angeles artist Carolina Caycedo that reconceptualizes several iconic Huntington spaces through Afro-Latinx and indigenous spiritual practices and dance will go on view Aug. 17, 2019, through Feb.
color photograph of paper and wood 1798 hand fan
Jul. 2, 2019 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.—As part of its yearlong Centennial Celebration, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens presents a two-part exhibition that invites visitors to consider the continued relevance of the Library's role in documenting the human experience.
henry huntington sitting
May. 28, 2019 | Exhibitions
SAN MARINO, Calif.— "Nineteen Nineteen," the major exhibition of the Centennial Celebration at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, will open on Sept. 21, 2019, demonstrating a pivotal year in world history with about 275 objects drawn from The Huntington's holdings.

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