30 Apr '16, 11pm

Only weeks left to see Watching Glass Grow in the Santos Museum of Economic Botany

Only weeks left to see Watching Glass Grow in the Santos Museum of Economic Botany

Exhibition: Watching Glass Grow Date posted: 09 February 2016 Date: 28 February to 15 May, 2016 Time: 10am to 4pm, Wednesday to Sunday Where: Santos Museum of Economic Botany , Adelaide Botanic Garden, North Terrace (download a map ) Cost: Free Opening afternoon: Sunday 28 February, 4pm to 6:30pm, free - all welcome (official proceedings start at 5pm, but a workshop will be held on the lawns in front of the Museum at 4pm, where you can build your own terrarium to see glass grow plants. You can even bring along a toy truck, car, or anything that can be repurposed to create a Tom Moore-esque planter). Internationally renowned Adelaide-based glass artist Tom Moore creates sculptures that, like the marvellous metamorphic objects crafted by hand and by nature in the sixteenth century Wunderkammer , appear to be one thing, but are really another. Plant-birds, tree-cars, flaming-...

Full article: http://www.environment.sa.gov.au/botanicgardens/whats-on/...

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