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Botanical Art Worldwide


linking people with plants through botanical art

U.S. Call for Entries has been EXTENDED through October 20, 2017

Artwork shown © Joan McGann


20th Annual International

Our longest running collaboration with the Horticultural Society of New York, this exhibition, held in mid-town Manhattan at the New York Design Center runs November 9 - December 21, 2017.

Artwork shown: ©Dick Rauh, Morning Glory Capsules, watercolor on vellum


Out of the Woods

The Third New York Botanical Garden Triennial. An exhibition of depictions of trees found in botanical gardens and arboreta throughout the US and around the world.  Runs November 18, 2017 through April 22, 2018.

Artwork shown: © Ingrid Finnan, Northern Red Oak, Oil on paper


A Brief History of Botanical Art

Read Jutta Buck's "Brief History of Botanical Art" - a series of 16 informative articles originally published in The Botanical Artist,  rewritten and posted here along with new illustrations.

(Cucurbit, Cocombre de Turquie from Fuchs New Kreuterbuch, Michael Isingrin, Basel 1543, woodcut)



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