A Botanical Art Exhibition
Presented by The New York Botanical Garden
Curated by the American Society of Botanical Artists
April 20 – July 31, 2011
opening reception April 20, 2010 6 – 8 pm
The Arthur and Janet Ross Gallery at The New York Botanical Garden
For Immediate Release
The New York Botanical Garden hosts its first juried botanical art show Green Currency: Plants in the Economy in the Arthur and Janet Ross Gallery, Wednesday, April 20 through Sunday, July 31, 2011. Presented in conjunction with the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA), Green Currency is the first medal-awarding international exhibition of botanical art in the United States. The exhibition, accompanying catalog, and audio tour feature 43 works depicting plants used in medicine, food, clothing, and shelter.