From February 11 to April 1, the Denver Botanic Gardens School of Botanical Art & Illustration is featured in the Contemporary Traditions exhibition at the Parker Arts, Culture and Events Center (PACE), Parker’s premier cultural facility. With gorgeous botanical drawings and paintings in a variety of media, juried by noted British botanical artist Ann Swan, this is an exhibit not to be missed.
Denver International Airport presents Wild Harvest: Illustrating Ethnobotanicals featuring 32 botanical illustrations from the Botanical Art and Illustration Program at Denver Botanic Gardens and material culture from the University of Denver Museum of Anthropology. The installation explores ethnobotany, the relationship between people and their uses of plants.
Exhibit-related programs at Republic Plaza, sponsored by Denver Botanic Gardens:
Talk (FREE): “Natural Science and the Trade of Botanical Illustration” by Mervi Hjelmroos-Koski. Ph.D., D.Sc., Manager of Denver Botanic Gardens Art and Illustration Certificate Program
Thursday, April 21, 2011, 12 p.m. in the Lobby of Republic Plaza
Demonstration (FREE): “Botanical Illustration - How To” by Botanical Illustration instructor and artist, Renee Jorgensen
Thursday, May 12, 2011, 12 p.m. in "The Art Room", Concourse Level of Republic...
Denver Botanic Gardens' Botanical Art and Illustration program is pleased to invite you to explore the Colorado Canyonlands November 8-12, 2010.
A gathering of botanical artists in a beautiful outdoor setting is a recipe for a remarkable week. Bring your enthusiasm for botanical art and sample enticing lectures, classes, and excursions as you expand your understanding of plants and geography and hone your illustration skills. From beginner to seasoned artist, there is...
OPEN FOR EVERYBODY -
both for the DEDICATED ILLUSTRATOR and for the DEVOTED AMATEUR