NYBG Edible Academy Celebrates its Expansion

The New York Botanical Garden has always prized horticultural/environmental research, preservation and sustainability. This is especially so in this crisis period where the US no longer participates in the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement. 2,556 more words


Artist Georgia O'Keeffe's Hawaii

Photo: Honolulu Museum of Art
“Black Lava Bridge, Hana Coast No. 1,” 1939, by Georgia O’Keeffe. 

Who knew that the great Southwest artist Georgia O’Keeffe also painted Hawaii? 646 more words

Νέα Υόρκη

Πρόσφατα έκανα ένα ολιγοήμερο ταξίδι στην Νέα Υόρκη.

Η Νέα Υόρκη αποτελείται από 5 μεγάλα διαμερίσματα Κουίνς, Μπρόνξ, Μανχάταν, Μπρούκλιν, Στάτεν Άιλαντ.

Εγώ επισκέφθηκα το Μπρόνξ και το Μανχάταν.


Hawaiian Flowers in the Bronx

Georgia O’Keeffe Visions of Hawaii exhibit

New York Botanical Garden

Georgia O’Keeffe traveled to Hawaii in 1939 on commission from the Hawaiian Pineapple Company (predecessor of Dole).  93 more words


Plans, Interrupted.

Abbreviated time in the city. Pressing concerns here.

There, Central Park

Here, trees in the orchard laden with plums

There, a brilliant and memorable Summer and Smoke with Marin Ireland and Nathan Darrow… 115 more words


teeth of the lion

The largest and most robust dandelions I have seen were in Iceland.  In a country where there is little flora, the common dandelion is everywhere.  The front yard, gardens, public spaces, driveways, … 327 more words


New Georgia O'Keeffe Show Is Full of Hawaii, Fruit and Questions

If you’ve been waiting for the right moment to break out your Aloha shirt for the summer, it’s finally here. At the New York Botanical Garden (N.Y.B.G.), an exhibition featuring the flora of the islands alongside rarely seen works by the OG flower painter Georgia O’Keeffe offers a tropical escape without ever having to leave New York City. 1,132 more words