Korea Botanical Arts in Vienna 2016
Venue: the Korea Kulturhaus Österreich
Dates: Monday 15th February - Monday 22nd February 2016 (11:00am to 19:00pm)
A week long exhibition of botanical art by artists from the Korea Arts Cooperative in Vienna
The Highgrove Florilegium (2015)
Dates: 24th April - 4th October 2015
Venue: The Museum der Stadt Bad Ischl
As part of the Upper Austria Garden Festival, 30 images from the Highgrove Florilegium will be on display at the Museum der Stadt Bad Ischl.
Precious Vellum: Three Centuries of Naturalist Illustration
Venue: Jardin des Plantes, Paris (5th Arondissement)
Dates: 28 September 2016 - 15 January 2017
This was a special exhibition. For the first time since 1793, the Museum of Natural History displayed around 150 watercolours on vellum forming part of the 7,000+ illustrations of flowers and animals that make up the Collection des Velins (the collection of the Museum's drawings and paintings on vellum). The display was divided between two rooms - with more than 40 original vellum at one time. Items on display changed every month because of their fragility. Nearly 150 vellum were displayed during the three months of the exhibition.
Exhibition: Illustrations Botaniques
Students of botanical watercolor classes at the National Museum of Natural History are exhibiting their works of the year, from June 28 to September 30, 2017 , at the Botanical Gallery (18 rue Buffon, 75005 Paris).
In Pursuit of Plants - the Society of Botanical Artists 4th Biennial European Exhibition, focuses on why Plant Hunters needed Plant Painters.
Venue: PalmenGarten Frankfurt, Germany.
Map of the garden
Date: 21st of October until the 20th November
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. The exhibition also included a selection of historical Plant Illustrations
Gallery Artists: Botanical artists exhibiting with the gallery come from a variety of countries: Germany, France and the UK
Gallery Location: Obere Hauptstraße 18, D-97291 Thüngersheim (near Würzburg in northern Bavaria)
Venue: Visitor’s Centre at Bloom Garden Festival, Phoenix Park Dublin
2016: 4th Annual Botanical & Floral Art in Bloom Exhibition
Dates: Thursday, 2nd June to Monday, 6th June 2016
I wrote a number of blog post including:
2015: 3rd Annual Botanical & Floral Art Exhibition
Dates: 28th May - 1 June 2015
In 2015 there were 53 paintings in total and medals were awarded.
See my blog post
Venue: Visitor Centre at the National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, Dublin
Dates: Sunday 13 November until Sunday 4 December
This exhibition celebrated Ireland's rich heritage of garden plants. All paintings were by members of the Irish Society of Botanical Artists. A book of the same name (a joint publication by the ISBA and the Irish Garden Plant Society), will be launched at an event on Saturday 12 November.
The inaugural exhibition of the Irish Society of Botanical Artists and was held at the National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin in Dublin. It was opened on 1 May 2014 by Dr Shirley Sherwood.
Additional venues for Aibítir on Tour
“Come with me, I’ll show you something beautiful” / “Komm mit mir, Ich zeig' Dir ‘was Schönes”
Venue: The Olivier Cornet Gallery, 3 Great Denmark Street (beside Belvedere College, off Parnell Square) Dublin 1
Dates: 9 October - 6 November 2016. (It opens to the public tomorrow - 10th October)
Irish botanical artist Yanny Petters's solo show of Verre Églomisé paintings (paintings on glass) depicted the twelve months of the year in the artist’s County Wicklow garden and celebrate the gifts of the artist’s mother to her daughter.
Botalia - Living Incontri nel Giardino Art by Mary Ann Scott (Living Art)
Murabilia XVII Edizione
Venue: Botanical Gardens, Lucca
Orto Botanico Comunale di Lucca, Via del Giardino Botanico, 14, 55100 Lucca LU, Italy
Dates: 1-3 September 2017
All paintings are watercolours of botanical subjects and birds of Northern Italy by Mary Ann Scott, the author of Botanical Sketchbook. The exhibition was held at the same time as a major plant fair in Lucca - which is held along the ancient walls of the town.
Botanic Art - A Flowering Science
Dates: 12 September 2015 - 3 January 2016
Venue: Het Noordbrabants Museum
An exhibition which looks forward to the 10th anniversary of the Dutch Society of Botanical Artists in 2016. This exhibition displays the botanical paintings and drawings of member artists alongside flower still lifes from the Museum's own collection.
Anniversary exhibition “Bloembollen onder de loep”
Dates: 4 March to 20 August 2016
Venue: Museum De Zwarte Tulp
Double Exhibition 'Flowery' and 'SEEDS'
Dates: Sunday, March 22 to Sunday, May 24th
Venue: West Frisian Museum in Hoorn
“Flowering Bulbs and Tubers”
Dates: 21 February to 9 August 2015
Venue: Kew Gardens
The Dutch Society of Botanical Artists also held an exhibition of works for sale at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Art
Exhibition: St. Petersburg Botanical Art Exhibition 2017
Venue: Exhibition Building, The Saint Petersburg Botanical Garden, Professor Popov Str., D. 2, Saint Petersburg, Russia (aka Botanic Gardens of the Komarov Botanical Institute)
Dates: 4-16 April 2017
A second exhibition of botanical paintings in the Petersburg. Organised by a small group of botanical painters.
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