Pollinators: The Art of Interdependence

Shows Works by Joyce Peters

Originally appeared in The Botanical Artist - Volume 18, Issue 3


The Marine Blue Butterfly on its host plant, Calliandra eriophylla or Fairy Duster, a native to Southwest deserts and arid grasslands, was accepted into this exhibition, presented at Tohono Chul Park, Tucson, Arizona.  Presented in the Entry Gallery, the exhibition featured paintings, drawings, sculpture, and other mixed media of 14 regional artists.

Focus was on how pollinators support biodiversity and ensure the health of our ecosystems and was on display from May through August. Joyce is a member of ASBA Chapter, Southwest Society of Botanical Artists.

  • Calliandra eriophylla, 15x22”, watercolor on paper, ©Joyce Peters 2010