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.

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17th Annual International
American Society of Botanical Artists
at The Horticultural Society of New York

September 17 – November 26, 2014

Opening Reception
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
6:00pm to 8:00pm

This annual exhibition—New York’s premier showcase of contemporary botanical art—presents the genre’s most established artists alongside emerging talents. From 215 submissions, jurors Patricia Jonas, Marco Polo Stufano, and Catherine Watters selected 42 original works by artists hailing from around the US, as well as Australia, Canada, France, Israel, Japan, and the UK. View all works in the exhibition

All works are available for sale and a portion of the proceeds benefit the American Society of Botanical Artists and The Horticultural Society of New York.

For all inquiries, please contact Chris Murtha at 212-757-0915 x121.

Download the press release here (PDF)

Purchase the exhibition catalog online

Botanical Art Workshops

Luminous Fruit: Highlights and Reflected Light
Instructor: Catherine Watters

Friday, September 19
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Botanicals & Birds
Instructor: Kelly Radding

Monday, October 6, 2014
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Fungi, Mushrooms, and Woodland Jewels of the Forest
Instructor: Margaret Saylor

Monday, November 17, 2014
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Images: Deborah Shaw, Buttercup Squashes and Section, Cucurbita maxima,
watercolor on paper, 10 x 17 inches, Wendy Hollender, Arachis hypogaea, Peanut, 2013, Colored pencil and watercolor on paper, 35 x 25 inches, Robert McNeill, Abies koreana, Korean Fir, Carron, 2013, Watercolor on paper, 24 x 19 inches.

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.