Beauty and the Beetle: Coloeptera in Art and Science

Event time: 
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 10:00am to Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
Hours of operation: 

The Yale Peabody Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday noon to 5 p.m. The museum is closed May 29 and July 4.

Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (PM) See map
170 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511

Exhibit focuses on the art of Gar Waterman who uses a “bricolage technique” to construct metal sculptures of beetles out of spare parts. The exhibition is curated by Leonard Munstermann. It will also feature a diverse collection of Gar’s muses: real beetle specimens from the Peabody’s collections.

Open to: 
General Public