What’s in a Name?
A lot. Learn how Newfields is developing a model to address problematic common names in the horticulture world as well as how we can put the same strategies to work in other areas of study and our personal vocabulary too.
The Art of Orchid Care
For all of their magnificent beauty, you may think orchids are hard to care for, but with just a little bit of attention, phalaenopsis orchids (the kind you see in the grocery store) are relatively easy to keep happy and blooming for months.
Take a Walk in Her Shoes
Practical, sharp, and on the move! Dr. Burnette’s signature footwear—sneakers—take her where she needs to be to keep Newfields moving forward.
Nihontō: The Samurai Sword
Nihontō: The Samurai Sword is an exhibition of that displays the sword without protection of museum glass, but watch out because it is still crazy sharp!
Step into the Seasons of Japan
Step into the Seasons of Japan will unfold across campus offering an interactive experience to guests this year.
It's the 25th season of the Summer Nights Film series which has grown a crowd of regulars who come almost every Friday night with their picnic basket and chairs ready to relax and spend time with friends and family.
Half A Million Blooms
Newfields team of horticultural experts has helped design another season of flower with more than 500,000 blooms.
Lindsay Hamman, the new Director of Public Programming, started at Newfields as an intern in her college days.
Dining by Design: Silver 1925-2000
The show Dining by Design: Silver 1925-2000 traces the radical changes that happened on our tables during the 20th century.
Samuel Levi Jones: Left of Center
What is it like to wake every day conscious of the fact that you’re literally surviving America’s sordid past? How does a group of people consistently find ways to live in a society founded upon their demise?
Dr. George H.A. Clowes: Portrait of a Collector
To those already familiar with the IMA and its collections, the Clowes name (pronounced “clues”) is well known. Dr. Clowes’s personal art collection now forms the core of the Museum’s collection of European art.
Half A Million Blooms: Come Into Focus
This spring, Newfields will burst into flower with more than 500,000 blooms. Our team of horticultural experts has designed yet another season of unrivaled color, fragrance, and beauty for you to enjoy.