The Art History of Plants
Explore the relationship between nature and humans as expressed through Western art in this three-week class at The Morton Arboretum.
Whether in landscapes, still lifes, or botanical illustrations, plants have a significant presence in art. How plants have been depicted in art matters. The long history of plant representation has influenced the ways in which societies look at and interact with plants. Through lectures, visits to The Morton Arboretum’s special art collections at the Sterling Morton Library, and walks around the Arboretum’s grounds, this class will look at the ways that art has shaped perceptions of plants,View more
Ages 16 and older.
$153 Arboretum member/$180 guest
Contact: (630) 719-2468
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Jun 17, 2023 at 09:30 am - 12:30 pm (Sat)
- Jun 24, 2023 at 09:30 am - 12:30 pm (Sat)
- Jul 1, 2023 at 09:30 am - 12:30 pm (Sat)
4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle, IL 60532
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