Looms of our Grandmothers, picb’il textiles from Guatemala

16 May – 6 October 2019

A new Spotlight Gallery exhibition focusing on historic and contemporary picb’il textiles from MAA’s collections.

Pacific Currents New Displays from Oceania in the World Anthropology Gallery

Pacific Currents showcases MAA’s exceptional and wide-ranging Oceanic collections, which originate from throughout the Pacific and date from the late 18thcentury to the present day.

A Survival Story – Prehistoric Life at Star Carr

21 June 2018 – 30 December 2019
Li Ka Shing Gallery

Sometimes in archaeology we come across objects that truly intrigue us. The mysterious 11,000-year-old headdresses, found at the Mesolithic site of Star Carr in Yorkshire are just such an example.