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Visual Voyages through Latin America


Visual Voyages through Latin America

Saturday 9/30 from 9:00am to 12:30pm; repeats 10/7 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Tour the exciting special exhibition Visual Voyages with Maite. Make connections among art, science, and the environment in Latin America, from the voyages of Columbus to the publications of Charles Darwin in the mid-19th century through the 100 objects on display. After the tour prepare a contemporary Latin American meal. (The exhibit is part of the Getty’s Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA initiative.) ($85 members; $100 non-members)

registration info to follow

image: Albert Eckhout, Fruits, Pineapple and, Melon etc., 1640–1650, oil on canvas, 35 13/16 × 35 13/16 in., N.92. Photo: John Lee, National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen.


Women in Art and Literature

desert moon

Women in Art and Literature

Tuesday 5/23 from 11:00am to 3:00pm

LACMA and Surfas

ArtBites partners once again with Literary Affairs to present a day of Women in Art & Literature. Maite Gomez-Rejon will curate a tour at LACMA about art made by or about important women in history. Julie Robinson will further enlighten us by discussing significant women writers and their works on the tour and at Surfas Test Kitchen where you will prepare a meal inspired by significant cookbooks of the centuries. ($155 includes museum admission, tour, all ingredients, cooking instruction, recipes and wine. Does not include museum parking.)

*All attendees will be sent a Literary Affairs reading selection packet upon purchase of a ticket.

Please note that through this class meets at LACMA it is not LACMA organized.


image: Desert Moon, Lee Krasner, 1955, collage of oil on paper on canvas and oil on canvas, LACMA