Exhibition: Maria Sibylla Merian and the Tradition of Flower Illustration
Venue: Städel Museum in Frankfurt.
Dates: 11 October - 14 January 2018
A catalogue is available in German
One of the exhibitions this year which commemorates the 300th anniversary of the death of the great Maria Sibylla Merian. This exhibition traces the history of flower painting and drawing. On show are c.150 works on paper and vellum dating from 16th to the late 18th century from the collections of the and the Städel Museum in Frankfurt and the Kupferstichkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin and the Technische Universität Berlin
Previous Venue: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
(7th April - 2nd July 2017)
In Pursuit of Plants - Society of Botanical Artists 4th Biennial German Exhibition
Venue: PalmenGarten Frankfurt, Germany.
Map of the garden
Date: 21st of October until the 20th November 2016
Hours: 11am to 5pm
German/English exhibition leaflet (pdf)
For the 30th anniversary of the “Society of Botanical Artists”, the society presents a retrospective of the traditional art of botanical painting and focuses on why Plant Hunters needed Plant Painters. The exhibition also included a selection of historical Plant Illustrations the Society of Botanical Artists 4th Biennial European Exhibition.
Venue: Forum Botanische Kunst
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