botany + art

Botany + Art: Illustrator Hans Weiditz

February 03, 2011
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Our marigolds and poppies do not ask the existential queries "Why am I here?" or "How did I get here?" And for that we love them. However, if they begin to inquire, here are some short answers.

Botany + Art: Photographer Anna Atkins

January 27, 2011
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Contemporary artists adore botanic subjects, and there is no shortage of photographic tools with which to celebrate their beauty. However, as with most art forms, it has not always been so easy.