Places for the Spirit – Traditional African American Gardens

January 18–March 10, 2013

Matthaei Botanical Gardens
1600 N. Dixboro Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
734.647.7600

Hours: 10:00 AM–4:30 PM daily

An exhibition of black and white photographs by Vaughn Sills featuring African American folk gardens. In the spirit of outsider and folk art traditions, these gardens capture a unique aesthetic and cultural significance. Gardens from Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina are represented along with their creators.

Sponsored by Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum

Related Event

Lectures by Vaughn Sills, January 29, at 2:00  and 7:00 PM.
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