Copyright © 2021 Fowler Museum. All Rights Reserved.

Sitemap Privacy Policy

Admission is Free | Open 11am–6pm

Family Program

Fowler Families: Dive into Design

October 20, 2019 | 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Explore how stepwells from as early as the fifth century have been used to store monsoonal rains for communities across India before imagining a new water-storage system for your neighborhood. One giant pool? Dozens of underground wells? Personal rain catchers? It’s up to you! Children ages 6 are invited to bring their designs to life using a variety of art materials.

Related Exhibition: India’s Subterranean Stepwells: Photographs by Victoria Lautman.
Since the 600 CE, stepwells have served as water-harvesting systems that descend into the earth and enable communities to access the water table or rainwater gathered below. A selection of 48 photographs by journalist Victoria Lautman captures the diversity and sublime beauty of these architectural marvels.

___

Parking available in UCLA Lot 4, 398 Westwood Plaza, directly off Sunset Blvd
$3/hr or max $13/day. Rideshare drop-off 305 Royce Drive.

Upcoming Programs

See all programs
October 2021
November 2021
December 2021
No event found!

Stay Connected

preloader