Temporary Exhibits

The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures presents several featured exhibitions each year. These temporary exhibits showcase historic miniatures, the work of notable contemporary miniature artisans and feature miniatures in the context of society.

  • Feel Big Live Small

    Feel Big Live Small

    January 23, 2016 – April 17, 2016. This exhibit features mixed media work from eleven artists originally organized by Elan...

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  • Mending the Soul with Miniature Stitches

    Mending the Soul with Miniature Stitches

    September 22, 2015 through January 10, 2016. This temporary exhibit features 23 narrative small-scale needleworks created by artist Ray Materson....

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  • The Agua Caliente Elementary Littles Home Show 2017

    The Agua Caliente Elementary Littles Hom

    May 16 through May 28, 2016. A temporary exhibit featuring work by Agua Caliente Elementary School students inspired by the...

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  • Children’s Day Display

    Children’s Day Display

    April 25, 2017 – May 28, 2017. The Children's Day Display is a temporary exhibit at The Mini Time Machine...

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  • Girls’ Day Display

    Girls’ Day Display

    February 1 – March 3, 2017. The Japanese Girls' Day Display is a temporary exhibit at The Mini Time Machine...

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  • Miniatures from the Mind’s Eye of Ric Maledon

    Miniatures from the Mind’s Eye of

    June 2 – August 2, 2015. A temporary exhibit featuring the work of local artist Ric Maledon....

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  • Diamonds are Forever: The Incredible Journeys of World-Famous Diamonds & The People Who Owned Them

    Diamonds are Forever: The Incredible Jou

    January 27, 2015 – April 19, 2015. This temporary exhibit showcases quarter-life-size historical figures created by George S. Stuart and...

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  • Miniature Silver: The Helen Goodman Luria Collection

    Miniature Silver: The Helen Goodman Luri

    November 11, 2015 – May 10, 2015. A temporary exhibit featuring over 150 vintage and antique miniature silver pieces....

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  • Miniaturists of the Southwest: Work by Artisan and Fellow Members of IGMA

    Miniaturists of the Southwest: Work by A

    November 4, 2014 – January 25, 2015. This temporary exhibit featured work by IGMA and Artisans and Fellows residing in...

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  • Fire! A Glimpse of Fire History in Minia

    August 26, 2014 – November 2, 2014. This exhibit includes more than two dozen miniature scratch-built fire trucks, brushfire vehicles,...

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  • Madelyn Cook: A Retrospective

    April 1, 2014 – June 1, 2014. Madelyn Cook: A Retrospective is a temporary exhibit at The Mini Time Machine...

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  • The Agua Caliente Elementary Littles Hom

    May 20, 2014 – June 1, 2014. This is a temporary exhibit of work created by students at Agua Caliente...

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