Visual Voyages through Latin AmericaJuly 10, 2014
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)
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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.