The Hort's Gallery encourages gardeners and artists alike to appreciate the creative intersection between art and nature. Exhibitions showcase emerging and established contemporary artists inspired by horticulture, botany, landscape, and the environment.Gallery Hours: Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 6:00pm
Winter Blooms: The Seventh Annual Sprout Exhibition of NYC Children’s Art
February 12 – March 7, 2014
This year our students explored flowers then created unique collage and watercolor masterpieces.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
PS 57, PS 171, PS 150Q, PS 151Q, PS 12Q
In Partnership with the Harlem Children’s Zone: PS 149, PS 242
Images: top, flower collages by various students; side, watercolor by Terri Diarra.
The Hudson Valley Seed Library presents
Art of the Heirloom
March 13 – 28, 2014
Reception with the Artists:
Friday, March 21, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Celebrating the intersection of art and agriculture, Art of the Heirloom showcases the 24 original works commissioned by the Hudson Valley Seed Library for their annual Art Pack collection. The exhibition features works in a variety of styles and mediums that capture the character of the Seed Library’s evocatively-named heirloom seed varieties. The artwork celebrates the beauty, diversity, and cultural importance of the seeds held within each pack.
A selection of Art Packs, including all featured in the show, will be on sale at The Hort throughout the exhibition.
John Cage: Artist and Naturalist
April 2 – May 23, 2014
Wednesday, April 2nd
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Curated by Chris Murtha
Presented with the John Cage Trust and the New York Mycological Society
The Hort's exhibitions are supported in part by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.