Golden Opportunity: Botanical Illustration

Exhibition Name:
Golden Opportunity: Botanical Illustration

Discover the world of yellow plants and pigments through illustrations created by students and faculty of Denver Botanic Gardens’ School of Botanical Art & Illustration. *Golden Opportunity: Botanical Illustration* is a bilingual exhibition featuring contemporary illustrations of yellow plants, and interpretive displays on related plant materials, pigments and dyed fabric. Created in colored pencil, watercolor, graphite, mixed media and ink, highly detailed drawings call attention to the variety of yellow plants that surround us and how they can be used to create dyes. Offer your visitors an exhibition that shares the science behind the color yellow and celebrates the long tradition of botanical illustration.

Exhibition includes:

- 15 ready-to-hang framed prints (21"h x 17"w). Object list available upon request.

- Six wall-mounted interpretive cases devoted to a plant used to create yellow dye

- “Meet the Scientist” video with accompanying interpretive case

- Introductory panel and object labels in both English and Spanish

- Press kit including sample press release, three high-resolution images for press use and accompanying image credits

- Training materials Available for additional fees: * Curator-led docent training * Installation and/or consultation services

Primarily Consists of:
2D Objects (wall-mounted)
70 Linear Feet
Venue duration:
12 weeks
Available Now
Special Requirements:
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Denver Botanic Gardens

Nicole Famiglietti

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