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16th International reception image gallery

23 October 2019

We would like to thank our International artists, the American Society of Botanical Artists conference attendees and the many friends of the Institute who joined us on Thursday, 17 October 2019, for the reception of our 16th International Exhibition of Botanical Art & Illustration. It is always gratifying to see so many like-minded people gathered to support and appreciate botanical art, artists and the Institute. Graphics Manager Frank A. Reynolds was on the scene to capture their excitement. In the following galleries of images and a video you can relive the event or experience it if you were unable to attend.

16th International reception images

16th International artists images

16th International artists video

On Friday, 18 October 2019, the conference attendees returned to the Institute for a lecture on florilegia by Assistant Librarian Jeannette McDevitt and a Q&A with the 16th International artists moderated by Curator of Art Lugene B. Bruno and Assistant Curator of Art Carrie Roy.

Lecture and Q&A images

A more extensive article about the 16th International will be in our forthcoming fall Bulletin. Sign up for our emailing list to receive an announcement when the issue is published online.

About the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

The Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, a research division of Carnegie Mellon University, specializes in the history of botany and all aspects of plant science and serves the international scientific community through research and documentation. To this end, the Institute acquires and maintains authoritative collections of books, plant images, manuscripts, portraits and data files, and provides publications and other modes of information service. The Institute meets the reference needs of botanists, biologists, historians, conservationists, librarians, bibliographers and the public at large, especially those concerned with any aspect of the North American flora.

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