Date and time of presentation: Thursday, June 9, 2022, 7:00 PM ET
Title and description: Tempestuous Beauty:
How Artists throughout the Ages Were Inspired by Flowers and Gardens
Artists have long been drawn to the natural world to stimulate their creativity. The rich symbolism, diverse color palettes, and delicate, changing nature of flowers have been a source of inspiration across cultures for centuries. Come join us for this talk; we will be introduced to an array of astonishing images from throughout art history, some iconic and some unfamiliar, reminding us why flowers and gardens give us hope, nourish our souls, and elicit pleasure and happiness.