April 11 through November 24, 2019 Conservatory GalleryTaking inspiration from botanical studies and the natural world, artist and Brooklyn Botanic Garden gardener, Brian Zeigler uses an innovative process to create drawings that show the actual size of underground roots. This exhibit focuses on the complex root systems of edible plants.
Roosevelt Island Garden Club Come See Us on Weekends! Open to the Public Saturdays & Sundays 9am-7pm April 15 - October 15
Fall for Arts Festival Saturday, Sept. 28th, 2019
This community event celebrates creativity and the changing seasons. It combines performance and traditional arts through the creation of free-standing murals. This year, our theme is “EarthLove: Protect, Renew, Grow”. We will be creating works that encourage the importance of respecting the environment. Hands-on arts and crafts workshops, amusements, and live music will also be featured throughout the say. Participation in this event is free; basic paints, brushes, and a primed surface are provided! All participating artists will also receive a free festival t-shirt. Once complete, murals will remain displayed on the lawn for several weeks.