Marin Art & Garden Center presents American Society of Botanical Artists 22nd Annual International


Above: From Garden/Orchard to Frame with Dorothy Hunter

Date: Sunday, September 22, 2019

Time: Reception: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Gallery Hours: Thurs–Sat 10am–4pm, Sun 12–4pm

Phone: (415) 455-5260

SEPTEMBER 22nd – Opening Reception -  4 pm - 6 pm

3pm Artist demonstrations - 4–6pm Reception

Available for viewing: September 22, 2019 - November 17, 2019

The Marin Art & Garden Center is proud to host the 22nd Annual International, the first time this exhibition has been held on the West Coast. The selection jury of Frank Almeda, Ph.D., Curator Emeritus, Institute for Biodiversity Science and Sustainability, California Academy of Sciences; Julie Bly DeVere, Head Curator and Collections Manager, Historic Filoli Estate; and Martha Kemp, Botanical Artist met in May, selecting 48 artworks from a competitive field of 230 entries. Artists included hail from the US, Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Ireland, Japan, Norway, Russia, Slovenia, South Korea, and the UK. Of the 45 artists included, eighteen of these have never before been included in an ASBA international exhibition.

Several events are being planned to coincide with the exhibition’s appearance, including workshops, lectures, and other programming. A catalog will be published, and Myra Sourkes and Claudia Lane are compiling “Artists’ Stories Behind the Art” for ASBA’s website.

Additional Location or Other Information

COST: Free. Marin Art & Garden Center, 30 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, Ross, CA 94957