Nature in All Its Glory: Selections from the Collection

  • Nov 2, 2013 – Mar 9, 2014
  • The Gregory D. Ivy Gallery, The Weatherspoon Guild Gallery
Mark Dion, "Travels of William Bartram Reconsidered (postcard cupboard)",
2008, 36 postcards, wood, and glass cabinet with brass fixtures, 32 x 33
x 16 in. (when closed). Museum purchase with funds provided by Lucy
McDonald Bane in memory of Alice Wills Holbrook, 2013.

This exhibition of paintings, works on paper, and sculpture from the Weatherspoon’s collection honors one of the longstanding themes in the history of art: the celebration of nature and all its wondrous grandeur. Through myriad means, the works featured in this exhibition explore the magnificence, mystery, and power of nature as we experience it in daily life.

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Noon @ the 'Spoon • Tue Jan 14 @ 12pm

We have six galleries located on the first and second levels of the museum, view our gallery map.