“The diversity of life forms, so numerous we have yet to identify most of them, is the greatest wonder of this planet” — E.O. Wilson.
Featuring artwork inspired by biodiversity by Ashley Cecil (Pittsburgh, PA), Jedidiah Dore (New York, NY), Clair Gaston (Round Rock, TX), Melanie Hickerson (Austin, TX), Kalliopi Monoyios (Denver, CO), Rene Robbins (Chicago, IL), Ele Willoughby (Toronto, ON).
The exhibit’s sister show, Life As We Knew It, explores extinct species and opens Friday, May 12th 7-10pm and runs May 13-14 + 20-21 11am-6pm as an official stop on the WEST Austin Studio Tour (see west.bigmedium.org for location). A Biodiversity in Your Backyard talk will be held Sat., May 13th at sundown at our WEST location. Details for all events are published on the gallery’s event page at www.artsciencegallery.eventbrite.com.