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Fall 2021 Exhibit Expo @ Mann

Friday, October 29, 2021 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Mann LIbrary 237 Mann Drive, Cornell University

Mann Library has kicked off the fall 2021 semester with a lively roster of exhibits in our fully re-opened library. We are pleased to invite the Cornell community to come check them out at our Fall 2021 Exhibit Expo. Stop by Mann Library anytime between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. on Friday afternoon to meet Finger Lakes artist June Szabo along with the other curators and collaborators, including Cornell's renowned Plant Pathology Herbarium Collection (CUP), behind our fall 2021 exhibits. Visitors are warmly invited to come have fun with interactive displays,  discover the fascinating side- and back-stories to the installations on view in our building, and  browse our featured exhibits at their leisure.

Wood-carved and woven renditions of Finger Lakes landscapes & lichen, a vast and intriguing collection of mushroom specimens, hidden messages in flower bouquets, exquisite 19th century glass sea life sculptures, and dramatic stories of suppressed science—there's much thought-provoking and beautiful art and science to explore! 

Exhibits on display at Mann for Fall 2021:   

Landscape Sculptures: Conversations with Land and Water by Finger Lakes Artist June B W Szabo;  (Mann Gallery, 2nd floor);

Written in Petals: The Language of Flowers in Victorian Europe(virtual and physical, Top Shelf Gallery, 1st floor);

Out of the Teeming Sea: Invertebrate Glass Sculptures by Rudolf & Leopold Blaschka;  (virtual and physical, 2nd floor);

Cultivating Silence: Nikolai Vavilov and the Suppression of Science in the Modern Era (Mann Lobby, opens October 25).

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Event Type

Exhibit, Tour

Departments

Cornell University Library, Mann Library, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Tags

art, exhibit, Cornell University Library, Mann Library, sculpture, botany, SciArt, language of flowers

Website

http://mann_fall2021_exhibitexpo

Hashtag

#mannlibrary

Contact E-Mail

ef15@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Eveline Ferretti

Dept. Web Site

https://mann.library.cornell.edu/

Disability Access Information

The Mann Library building is fully accessible. If additional accommodations are needed, please contact ef15@cornell.edu.

Open To

Cornell students & staff

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