The Botanical Portrait: A Personal Look into the Life of A Plant by Hye Woo Shin | Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

The Botanical Portrait: A Personal Look into the Life of A Plant by Hye Woo Shin

Martino Gallery, 2nd floor

Reception on Thursday, June 27 from 5:30 - 7 pm.

The Botanical Portrait: A Personal Look into the Life of A Plant

Exhibition Statement

Originally from Korea, Hye Woo shin is a botanist and botanical illustration artist. She is currently studying Orchids at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center in Edgewater, MD. Shin’s skillful and traditional method of pen ink drawing and watercolors have landed her exhibitions at the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea, the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie Mellon University, PA, the Royal Horticultural Society London Botanical Art Show, and the Royal Botanical Garden, Edinburgh, Scotland, among others. The Botanical Portrait is Hye Woo Shin’s first solo show in the United States.

Hye Woo Shin, Cinnamon Camphora, Watercolor

Hye Woo Shin, Dodko Seeds, Watercolor

 

Hye Woo Shin, Tectaria Fuscipes, pencil drawing