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Peregrinations of a Citizen Botanist


  • Mundaring Arts Centre | Gallery 1 7190 Great Eastern Highway Mundaring, WA, 6073 Australia (map)
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PART OF THE WHAT ON EARTH PROJECT

An interactive installation by Susie Vickery which takes the form of a cabinet of curiosities, charting the journey of the 18th Century French botanist, Jacques-Julien Houtou de Labillardière. Peregrinations of a Citizen Botanist examines Australia’s current relationship with the environment and presents an alternative view of history.

Peregrinations of a Citizen Botanist forms part of a wider celebration of the botanical world under the banner What On Earth with events and exhibitions at Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Midland Junction Arts Centre, Mundaring Arts Centre and Kings Park Festival.

OPENING FRI 13 Sep 7PM - 8.30PM

To be opened by Duncan Ord , Director General Department of Local Government Sport and Cultural Industries

TUE - FRI 10AM - 5PM, SAT & SUN 11AM - 3PM

Image: Susie Vickery, Peregrinations of a Citizen Botanist (detail), 2019, linen, silk, embroidery

Earlier Event: July 19
Princeon
Later Event: September 13
Seeds, Pods and Pollen