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"Hope" Artist Talk and Horticulture Walk

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Queens Botanical Garden

43-50 Main Street

Flushing, NY 11355

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Join artist Laura Fantini and QBG’s horticultural staff for a discussion of the stories behind her work and a walk to see different depicted species growing in QBG’s living collections.

About Laura Fantini's Hope Exhibition at QBG's "Art in the Garden" Gallery:

Exhibition on view January 9 through April 29 • Visitor & Administration Building Gallery
Free through March 31; Included with Admission April 1 through 29

In Hope, Laura Fantini’s intricately detailed pencil drawings of seeds she has collected throughout NYC and Italy, explore the fundamental power of seeds, new beginnings, and growth.

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GARDEN ETIQUETTE

QBG staff strives to provide a place of peace, beauty, and safety for the quiet enjoyment of our visitors. QBG is a living museum, a collection of gardens for the study, culture, exhibition, and display of plants. We encourage our visitors to explore, enjoy, and be respectful of our plant collections and to be considerate of fellow guests as well. For more guidelines on garden etiquette, click here.

GETTING TO QBG

By public transportation, take the number 7 subway line to Main Street, the Long Island Rail Road (Port Washington line) to Main Street/Flushing, or the Q44-SBS or Q20 bus.

For driving directions and more information, please click here.

ABOUT QBG

QBG is an urban oasis where people, plants and cultures are celebrated through inspiring gardens, innovative educational programs and real-world applications of environmental stewardship. QBG is located on property owned by the City of New York, and its operation is made possible in part by public funds provided through the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, Queens Borough President, the New York City Council, State elected officials, the New York State Department of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, along with corporate, foundation, and individual supporters. For more information, visit www.queensbotanical.org or call (718) 886-3800.

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