Current Exhibitions

Origami in the Garden

May 21–November 13, 2016
Monumental sculptures created by artist Kevin Box tell the story of origami, the Japanese art of paper folding. The exhibition includes large-scale installations, gallery works, Box's own compositions as well as collaborative works with his wife Jennifer and world-renowned origami artists Robert J. Lang, Te Jui Fu, Michael G. LaFosse and Richard L. Alexander.

Related programs for all ages accompany the exhibition:

From Flapping Birds to Space Telescopes: The Modern World of Origami
Lecture by Dr. Robert J. Lang
Thursday, September 22, 7pm

Hands-on Folding Workshops
Micahael G. LaFosse and Richard L. Alexander
Saturday, October 8 and Sunday, October 9


 
Made possible by funding from PNC Arts Alive.

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Bonsai Display

May 21–November 13, 2016
The Conservatory’s tropical bonsai collection is showcased within a serene, Japanese-inspired garden in the Dorothy M. Davis Showhouse. Additional hardy bonsai trees are on display in an outdoor courtyard.

Fall Mum Display

Through mid-October, 2016
A display of more than 5,000 mums in shades of yellow, pink, purple and white, seasonal plants and fall foliage fill the Conservatory's outdoor Sculpture Courtyard and North Courtyard with color.