August 05


Planting the Seed: The Garden as Symbol in Contemporary Art

From Japanese rock gardens, to medieval cloistered gardens, to the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the garden has held symbolic meaning across cultures and throughout history. Join Back to Eden curator and artists Naomi Reis and Lina Puerta in a special tour of the exhibition and discussion about the symbolic meanings of the garden in the exhibition and in the artists’ work.

Free. Registration is suggested but not required. For more information or to register, please click on the "register" tab on the left, call (212) 408-1500, or email