Virtual Activities

Please enjoy these fun and family-friendly virtual and at-home activities

Disfrute de estas actividades divertidas y familiares desde el hogar.

VIRTUAL WORKSHOPS

Romare Bearden

Romare Bearden’s signature technique was collage, and in these three videos, we aim to deepen our understanding of his work by exploring his process with artist Elizabeth Zunon. Bearden’s collage Roots is displayed at Sunnylands.

Videos on Romare Bearden

AT-HOME ACTIVITIES

Find family-friendly crafts with downloadable PDFs all based on Sunnylands history, collections, and past exhibitions.

Disfrute de actividades para toda la familia que puede descargar en PDF, basadas en la historia, colecciones y exhibiciones pasadas de Sunnylands.

Giacometti foil sculptures
Create your own figure inspired by Alberto Giacometti’s art

 

How to build an origami crane
Learn how to craft a beautiful origami crane

 

Soap carving activity
Create your own designs and practice your carving skills

 

Pop-up card activity
Personal cards are a wonderful way to stay in touch with friends and family

 

Make your own totem pole craft
Design your own family crests and create a miniature totem pole

 

Family Story Project
Create an interview with a loved one/family member to share with future generations

 

30-day photo challenge
Spark your creativity with this 30-day photo challenge

VIRTUAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Virtual yoga

Enjoy the virtual offerings from our Yoga on the Great Lawn instructors online. Please check each instructor’s links for information on the days and times of their sessions.

Disfrute de los ofrecimientos virtuales en línea de nuestros instructores de yoga. Consulte el enlace de cada instructor a continuación para informacion sobre los días y horarios de sus sesiones.

Sunnylands Yoga

Virtual mindfulness

Mindfulness activities promote both mental and physical well-being. Take a moment to relax, refresh, and re-energize with these calming exercises in creativity and reflection.

Las actividades de mindfulness promueven el bienestar físico y mental. Toma un momento para relajarte, refrescarte y recargar energías con estos ejercicios calmantes de creatividad y reflexión.

Mindfulness videos

CONVERSATIONS AND LECTURES

3 by 3 Interviews

A Sunnylands interview program where control is in the hands of the person being interviewed. The subject of each interview will be able to frame the six questions asked: three too frequently asked, three not asked enough.

3 by 3 videos

Design, Transform, Conserve: The Remaking of Sunnylands

A panel discussion on the challenges of adapting Sunnylands for reuse. Sunnylands, the 200-acre estate, was designed by A. Quincy Jones in 1964 and was restored and opened to the public in 2012.

Design, Transform, Conserve

DIGITAL EXHIBITION CATALOGS AND VIRTUAL TOURS

Digital Exhibition Catalogs

Click here to learn about the Hunt family and Herb Alpert, artists for the 2019-2020 exhibition, Reach for the Sky: Tradition + Inspiration. There, you can also browse the digital catalog and find a downloadable coloring page designed by the Hunts.

Reach for the Sky: Tradition + Inspiration

Click here to learn about the 2018-2019 exhibition, Flight Plan: The Birds of Sunnylands, and National Geographic photographer Tim Laman. Browse the digital catalog or enjoy the video “Wings, Water & Wildflowers: Celebrating the Birdlife of Sunnylands.”

Flight Plan: The Birds of Sunnylands

Click here to learn about the 2017-2018 exhibition, Carved Narrative: Los Hermanos Chávez Morado, which chronicled the Annenbergs’ search for a signature fountain for Sunnylands and their discovery of the work of Mexican artists and brothers, José and Tomás Chávez Morado.

Carved Narrative: Los Hermanos Chávez Morado

Discover more of our past exhibitions along with our current exhibition here.

Virtual tours

Take a mini-tour of the Room of Memories and the Game Room, including the Yellow and Pink guest rooms.

Realice un mini recorrido por la Sala de recuerdos y la Sala de juegos, incluyendo las habitaciones de huéspedes amarillas y rosadas.

The Sunnylands Collection

Discover more resources connected to the Sunnylands Collection and Archives, including fine and decorative art, serviceware, sculpture on display at the Center, and information on the Annenberg’s Impressionist and Post-Impressionist collection.

Sunnylands Collection

DOWNLOADS

Sunnylands Zoom Backgrounds

Missing Sunnylands? Download these three gorgeous Zoom backgrounds from the zip file below for your next virtual meeting, party, or one-on-one.

¿Extrañando a Sunnylands? Descarga estos tres preciosos fondos para Zoom del archivo zip a continuación para usar en tu próxima reunión o fiesta virtual.