Yanny Petters at Olivier Cornet Gallery, Dublin 1


rosehips-with-palm-fronds_october_60cm_38cm11 October to 6 November 2016 | Opening: 9 October, 3pm
Olivier Cornet Gallery, 3 Great Denmark Street, Dublin 1

The Olivier Cornet Gallery presents ‘Come with me, I’ll show you something beautiful’ a solo exhibition by botanical artist Yanny Petters. The exhibition is accompanied by a catalogue with a preface by art historian and storyteller Jean Ryan. Guest speaker at the opening is Fionnuala Fallon, author, gardening correspondent and designer

 

These Verre Églomisé paintings depict the twelve months of the year in the artist’s County Wicklow garden and celebrate the gifts of the artist’s mother to her daughter. Yanny Petters is renowned for her detailed paintings of plants and their habitats. This exhibition of Verre Eglomisé panels is dedicated to Wilma Petters whose garden was the inspiration for these twelve paintings, which tell stories about the artist’s relationship with her mother.

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