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