Living Light

The Finger Lakes Native Plant Society (FLNPS) has organized a juried art exhibit celebrating the beauty and diversity of our region's wild plants and fungi. The show features over 75 works, in a variety of two- and three-dimensional media, created by 50 talented artists from throughout the Finger Lakes and beyond.

*    The show's run:  January 18 – March 26, 2010;  hosted at the Tompkins County Public Library  (website includes hours and location)

*    Opening reception:  Friday, January 22, 4-7pm  (in conjunction with Ithaca's Gallery Night and the Light in Winter festival)

*    Workshops & plant walks:  Jan–Mar  (in conjunction with the Living Light exhibit)  Schedule of walks & workshops

The show's jury includes three local artists, each of whom has established a reputation for excellence in a different medium: Camille Doucet, painting and botanical illustration; Eric Serritella, ceramic art; and David Watkins, Jr., photography. All have used their artwork to explore and express their continuing fascination with plants. Please take a moment to read more about our guest jurors.

If you wish, you may add your name to our email list to receive occasional updates about the show and this website.

The Announcement –  Like the press release – but with pictures!
Walks & Workshops –  Four events held in conjunction with the exhibit
Exhibition Calendar –  Important dates for visitors & exhibitors
FeedBack & Forth –  Make comments / Email us / Sign up for updates
Botanical Resources –  Field guides, printed and online floras, etc.
FLNPS Home Page –  FLNPS's mission & activities, and more resources
Rules & Guidelines –  Information for applicants & exhibitors  (archived pages)