Mount Wilson Institute

Nancy Foster

Mount Wilson Institute manages and promotes the Mount Wilson Observatory for scientific research, historic preservation, education, public engagement and the arts. Arts @ The Observatory include exhibitions and events in the spirit of founder and polymath George Ellery Hale.

First time applicant, the Mount Wilson Institute will receive a grant in support of Of Sea and Sky: Video by Rebeca Mendez, Works on Paper by Stephen Nowlin. Of Sea and Sky will be a two-person exhibition of work examining human-to-nature relationships by artists Rebecca Mèndez and Stephen Nowlin, in the 100-inch telescope dome at Mount Wilson Observatory. The show will run May-October 2024.