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.

Location: 
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