The Magnified Eye: Contemporary Botanical Portraiture

Watercolors and Drawings on Paper and Vellum, by Thirteen Artists from Around the Globe
Presented by the Reeves-Reed Arboretum and Susan Frei Nathan Fine Works on Paper, LLC
Reeves-Reed Arboretum,165 Hobart Avenue, Summit, NJ
April 1 thru June 16, 2012

Featuring garden variety plant life of northeastern America, this exhibition includes these ASBA artists: Martin Allen, Beverly Duncan, Jean Emmons, Lara Call Gastinger, Martha Kemp, Denise Walser-Kolar, Karen Kluglein, Kate Nessler, Rose Pellicano, Lizzie Sanders, Catherine Watters and Carol Woodin. In their hands, “garden variety plant life” becomes art. 

Contact: Susan Frei Nathan, PH: 973.564.6411, email: 


  • Hibiscus, 4x4”, watercolor on Kelmscott vellum, ©Jean Emmons 2011