What began in 2006 with a preliminary call for entries to the membership of the American Society of Botanical Artists is culminating in the final showing of Losing Paradise? Endangered Plants Here and Around the World , a botanical art exhibition in the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew, UK. The exhibition opens Saturday, June 25th as part of a broader exhibition Plants in Peril which will be on view at the gallery until Sunday, October 16th.
The collection includes 44 works of original art depicting threatened and endangered plants from North & South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia, including pieces by NESBA members, Bobbi Angell, Kay Kopper, Kelly Radding. To see the art: http://asbalosingparadise.blogspot.com/
See the full release document here: