The Secret Life of Earth

The Secret Life of Earth

Oct. 5, 2019 – Sep. 5, 2021
Zanvyl A. Krieger Main Building

Admission grants entry to the museum and all exhibitions except "A Visionary Spirit for Invention," which is not open to the public.

Untitled Landscape by William Hall
Untitled Landscape by William Hall

Pencil and crayon on paper. Courtesy of the Collection of Stephen Homan and Josephine T. Huang.

Wagon Train - Donner Pass by Rick Skogsberg. Painted shoe. Courtesy of BigTown Gallery.
Wagon Train - Donner Pass by Rick Skogsberg. Painted shoe. Courtesy of BigTown Gallery.

Painted shoes. Courtesy of BigTown Gallery.

Honoring the Buffalo by Judy Tallwing
Honoring the Buffalo by Judy Tallwing

Adorned buffalo skull. Courtesy of the artist.

The Bee Goddess by Peter Eglington
The Bee Goddess by Peter Eglington

Mixed media on canvas. Courtesy of the artist.

What's Cooking by Bobby Adams
What's Cooking by Bobby Adams

Site specific installation including floor tiles, 60s stove, stretched photo, caution tape. Courtesy of the artist, Made possible by The Paul Rogerson Foundation,The Stephen and Lorraine Walker Endowment for the Visionary Arts,and AVAM ART Viewers, like you.

Albino Deer by Chris Roberts-Antieau. Photo courtesy of Antieau Gallery
Albino Deer by Chris Roberts-Antieau. Photo courtesy of Antieau Gallery
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About the Exhibition

Beckoning all Earthlings — from climate change skeptics to the world's leading eco-scientists and kid activists — to an exhibition that's one part visual Earth love feast and two parts environmental crash course on the wonders and fragility of life on our one blue homegirl planet.

Related Program

Workshop with Rotto Grotto, Tue., June 8, 7pm

our generous sponsors

Mighty Oak
Lew Diuguid • Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts • Lois Feinblatt • United Therapeutics • Whiting Turner

Soaring Elm
Anonymous • Bloomberg Philanthropies • Tom & Sandy Hess • Satchi Royers & William White

Glorious Dogwood
Mary Catherine Bunting • Stuart Cooper & Rebecca Besson • Norman & Doris Fisher Fund • Philip & Harriet Klein Foundation • John J. Leidy Foundation, Inc. • Thomas & Linda McCabe • Robert Meyerhoff & Rheda Becker • Patz Climate Justice Fund • Holly Sadeghian John Sondheim & Emily Greenberg • Karen Whaley • Jean Wyman

Charming Redbud
Emile Bendit & Diane Abeloff • Betty Cooke • Barbara & Louis Denrich • JoAnn & Jack Fruchtman • Goldsmith Family Foundation, Inc.

Supporter
Marybeth Brohawn • John & Berthe Ford • Maryellyn Lynott • John Joseph Shields

Public Support
The Citizens of Baltimore County & the Baltimore County Commission on Arts & Sciences • Baltimore City Office of the Mayor and the Baltimore Office of Promotion and The Arts • The Howard County Government & the Howard County Arts Council • Maryland State Arts Council • Maryland State Department of Education

Currently on view

The Secret Life of Earth
Oct. 5, 2019 – Sep. 5, 2021

The Secret Life of Earth

The Science and Mystery of Sleep
Oct. 10, 2020 - Fall 2022

The Science and Mystery of Sleep

Esther and the Dream of One Loving Human Family
Feb. 23, 2019 - Mar. 3, 2024

Esther and the Dream of One Loving Human Family

A Visionary Spirit for Invention
Nov. 23, 2020 - May 23, 2022

A Visionary Spirit for Invention