Arranging Nature: Flowers in Art is a FREE Public program on Thursday, May 9, 7 PM (doors open 6:30 PM) at the Hood River County History Museum, 300 East Port Marina Drive.
Museum Director, Dr. Lynn Orr, will share observations about the Western development of art featuring flowers as the actual focus. From ancient wall paintings and scientific botanical drawings, to the great flourishing of still life painting in the 17th century, modern art and photography. Experience the visual delights western artists created for their audiences, whether seeking simple decoration or exacting detail.
Refreshments provided by the Hood River Valley Evening Garden Club will be served after the program.