Presentation House Gallery
The Polygon Gallery
333 Chesterfield Avenue
North Vancouver, BC V7M 3G9

Karl Blossfeldt: Art Forms in Nature

Extraordinary, early 20th-century botanical images by the renowned German photographer Karl Blossfeldt, who believed that “the best constructions for industrial design had already been anticipated in nature”.

Supported by the Goethe Institute Vancouver and the Canada Council.

Photographs loaned by Malinda Wayt in Los Angeles.

Canadian tour following Vancouver dates.

– Les Jardins de Metis, PQ
July 12 – September 2, 1996

– Art Gallery of Windsor
September 26 – December 29, 1996

– Edmonton Art Gallery
January 17 – March 23, 1997

– Dunlop Art Gallery
June 19 – August 10, 1997

– Southern Alberta Art Gallery
October 17 – November 26, 1997

  • Karl Blossfeldt, Aconitum, (Aconite, Wolfsbane, Monkshood) Young shoot enlarged 5.4 times, photograph.