Plant Power Day 2018

From the University of Dundee Botanic Garden we bring you Plant Power Day 2018. This includes mountains of fun from 11am-4pm and let’s not forget the all-day free entry on Sunday 20 May. We have a wide range of activities on offer such as children friendly science workshops, which will be facilitated by plant scientist’s, from our successful Life Sciences School at the University of Dundee. To a fantastic performance from the BarrowBand again this year and don’t forget the wood turners, birds of prey and many more activities.    It will be a great day for all age groups so make ...

Land and Sea Exhibition

This is an exhibition about landscape and seascape paintings by artists, Tom Barron and Ethel Webster. This is a show of new work by both artists depicting local landscapes and West coast seascape views.  Ethel Webster is well known for her floral paintings and likes to paint in watercolour, acrylic and pastels. Tom Barron specialises more in impressionistic seascapes and paints using oils.   They will be dispalying their work from the 2 May 2018 to 10 May 2018. Everyone is welcome to come and see their lovely work. ...

SKETCHBOOK ART EXHIBITION IN THE BOTANIC GARDEN RECEPTION BUILDING

SKETCHBOOK MEMBERS MEET AT 10a.m. EVERY MONDAY MORNING IN THE UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE BOTANIC GARDEN GLASSHOUSE. WE DRAW INSPIRATION FROM EXOTIC AND LOCAL PLANT SPECIES WHICH THRIVE IN THE GLASSHOUSES AND GARDENS. USING SHAPE, FORM, TEXTURE AND COLOUR, THIS DIVERSE EXHIBITION DISPLAYS PIECES OF WORK FROM THE VARIOUS MEMBERS OF THE GROUP. NEW MEMBERS ARE ALWAYS MADE VERY WELCOME – FOR MORE INFO PLEASE CONTACT LYNDA ROSSMANN 01307 840373  OUR ARTWORK WILL BE ON DISPLAY FROM 30th March - 15th April....

Dundee 10 Art Exhibition

The Dundee 10 is a group of photographers from Dundee Photographic Society. The members change annually. Their exhibition runs once a year at the Dundee Botanical Gardens showcasing a wide range of subject matter and styles. This exhibition coincides with the large DPS annual exhibition hung at Discovery Point over the summer. This year the exhibition runs for 2 weeks from Tuesday April the 17th....

From the Ground Up

New art exhibtion from 12th March to the 28th March at The University of Dundee Botanic Garden. Lucy Golden and Mary Golden are sisters, artists and both fascinated in landscape and the natural world. For Lucy, current work is inspired by what she finds around her in her garden studio and in the Scottish landscape around her home near the Lomond Hills in rural Fife, including drawings and studies of plants, seedlings and leaves in acrylic and oil paints. Mary is interested in the diversity of Scotland's mountain and moor habitats and landscapes, creating collaged pieces and oil paintings which aim to sh...