Tuesday, 20 August 2013

Exhibition: Botanicals - Environmental Expressions in Art

Beverley Allen
Musa paradisiaca, Banana flower and fruit, 2002
Watercolour on paper
This exhibition represents one of the finest private collections of contemporary botanical art in North America. Previously exhibited in the US, these fifty-four artworks beautifully document both common and rare and endangered plants with scientific accuracy to highlight the importance of the planet’s biodiversity. The exhibition and accompanying catalogue includes artworks by forty contemporary artists from around the world.  

Regine Hagedorn
Rosa roxburghii 'Plena" (China), 2005, 
Watercolor on paper

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Damodar Lal Gurjar
Opium poppy bunch, 1997
Tempera on paper burnished by the artist

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