Astronauts, Rockets & Robots

Spacetoys from the Collection of David Whitmire Hearst Jr. Foundation

California Museum of Photography

January 19 - May 18, 2013



Astronauts, Rockets & Robots: Spacetoys from the Collection of David Whitmire Hearst Jr. Foundation will be on view January 19 through May 18, 2013. The exhibition features a selection of spacetoys from the early 1960s to the present. Astronauts, Rockets & Robots is presented in parallel with the ARTSblock exhibition Free Enterprise: the Art of Citizen Space Exploration. This exhibition is curated by Jonathan Green, Executive Director, UCR ARTSblock.



Photograph: Star Strider Robot AIJI 01 in action. Tin. Battery operated. Rotates. Guns behind doors in the chest. Released in the 1970s.

Events in Focus

Film

The Dance of Reality

Screening - Friday, September 5, 2014, 7pm
Matinee - Saturday, September 6, 2014, 3pm
Screening - Saturday, September 6, 2014, 7pm


Performance

Los Vendidos by Luis Valdez

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 7pm - 9pm

A staged reading of the one-act play