Lecture: Botanical Art Worldwide: 6 Continents, 25 Countries, 1 Worldwide Project

Event Date: 
Fri, May 18, 2018

Carol Woodin, Director of Exhibitions, American Society of Botanical Artists, and USBG Staff
Come hear the story behind Botanical Art Worldwide, a global initiative documenting some of the world's great botanical diversity. This fascinating story details how twenty-five countries joined together to reach new audiences through botanical art. Each country's exhibit highlights native plants, depicted in contemporary artworks created specifically for this project. Learn the back stories of some of the countries' projects, the artworks, and the wild plant species included from six continents.

DATE: Friday, May 18
TIME: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
LOCATION: Conservatory Classroom
FREE: Pre-registration required