FIELD NOTES: Seeds Stories and the Power of Plants

Friday, April 12, 7pm-9pm
Location: Staten Island Museum, 1000 Richmond Terrace, SI, NY 10301
Free for Museum Members

View the exhibition prior to opening day.

Featuring artworks and seed histories from Hudson Valley Seed Company, documentary videos of Staten Island gardeners by Jay Weichun, photograms of local flora by Gale Wisdom, and museum botanical specimens selected by the Greenbelt Native Plant Center. These four projects explore the cultural, artistic, and scientific impact of collecting plant life. In doing so, they reveal narratives of resilience, fragility, and transformation. Field Notes speaks to the heritage embedded in the flora around us.

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Can't make it? Join the Public Opening, Saturday, April 13, 11am-5pm | Reception from 12pm-2pm