The Art of Food

Painting nature’s harvest.

An illustration of a beetroot


21 May 2022 to 5 March 2023

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Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art


Included with entry to the Gardens

Explore our new exhibition celebrating the importance of plant-based foods at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art

From ginger to sugar cane, pomegranates to red currants and potatoes to rice, go on a journey of food discovery through the lens of botanical art. 

This exquisite collection of works has been carefully curated by Dr Shirley Sherwood OBE.

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