Explore local botanical history with ‘Blue Mountains Botanica’
Developed in partnership with the Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust, Blue Mountains Botanicadelves into the history of botanical
exploration of the Blue Mountains and features historical botanical illustrations, plant specimens and archival material drawn from the National Herbarium of NSW,
the Daniel Solander Library and the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah.
The exhibition will also feature a selection of works by contemporary Sydney and Blue Mountains artists who incorporate botanical elements in their
works through a range of media such as drawing, photography and installations. Exhibiting artists are James Blackwell, Tania Bowers, Ona Janzen,
Jennifer Leahy & Edith Pass, Angela Lober, Julie Nettleton, Edith Rewa and Jacqueline Spedding.