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.

  • Churches of the Southwest: Wood Sculptures by Roberto (Bob) Cardinale

    Churches of the Southwest: Wood Sculptur

    October 18, 2016 – January 8, 2017

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  • Wee Winter Wonderland 2016

    Wee Winter Wonderland 2016

    November 22, 2016 – January 8, 2017

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  • A Model View of Tucson’s Mid-Century Modern Architecture

    A Model View of Tucson’s Mid-Centu

    June 7 – August 7, 2016. A temporary exhibit featuring the work of local artist, Dirk Arnold

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  • Miniature Military Figures by Joe Seibold

    Miniature Military Figures by Joe Seibol

    A temporary display from January 12, 2016 through May 8, 2017.

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  • 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

    The Agua Caliente Elementary Littles Hom

    May 15 through May 27, 2018. 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 24, 2018 – May 27, 2018. 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 4, 2018. 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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