Collection

Exhibition: Parallel Botany

Venue
Amherst College
Bryn Mawr College
Exhibition Dates
2002
Curator
Kurt Allerslev
Marshall Weber
Christopher K Wilde
Description

A collaborative/interactive exhibition consisting of the pairing of innovative contemporary artist books and prints with rare sixteenth, seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth century botanical prints and books selected from the host library's collections. The exhibit explores the resonance between contemporary and antique botanicals and is structured to illustrate the historical develo [more]