Partner Exhibits 2018-01-23T15:37:49+00:00

Partner Exhibits

The Delaware Museum of Natural History partners with many nature, science, art and educational organizations in Delaware and the region, including special partner exhibits designed to connect with and supplement the current traveling exhibit or other programming.

2018-02-16T16:33:47+00:00

Sculpting Life in Motion

Sculpting Life in Motion The Artistry of Kristen Visbal ~ Excerpts from Wildlife and Marine Life Series Kristen Visbal was born in Montevideo, Uruguay, the daughter of an American Foreign Service diplomat. A bronze sculptor working in realism, Kristen earned her BA in Art from Salisbury University in Maryland, apprenticed in Lost Wax Casting at the prestigious Johnson Atelier Art Foundry in New Jersey, and has even borrowed from DMNH’s collections to inform [...]

2018-02-16T17:05:52+00:00

Under the Scope

Researchers at the Delaware Biotechnology Institute's Bio-Imaging Center use state-of-the-art microscopes to capture magnified digital images of specimens, from the millimeter to nanometer (one billionth of a meter) scales. The enhanced images provide an incredibly close-up glimpse into cells, microbes, and tiny specimens. When magnified and colored, the results are scientifically important and artistically impressive!  A sampling of some of these extraordinary images is currently on exhibit at DMNH.

2018-02-16T17:21:27+00:00

Inspired by Nature

Inspired by Museum Collections Original Carvings by Reginald Meserve Reginald Meserve considers himself to be “kind of an artist.” In reality, he is a modern-day Renaissance Man. Skills drawn from a lifetime as an athlete, engineer and artist have resulted in this beautiful array of carved birds. Reggie first turned his focus to bird carvings in 2005 when he was introduced to the Museum’s Curator of Birds, Dr. Jean Woods. Using [...]

2018-01-18T17:54:59+00:00

Lending Legacies: The Art of Charles Allmond

The Delaware Museum of Natural History is proud to present selected works by renowed artist Charles Allmond, in partnership with the Biggs Museum of American Art Allmond is influenced by the diverse plants, animals, and landscapes of the area, combining his artistic abilities with his scientific observations. His abstract interpretation captures the unique movement of each animal, earning accolades for his original wood carvings, stone sculptures and cast bronze. Opening reception during the Art [...]