Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden (grades 5–12)

November 15, 2017
Distance Learning

Science, Visual Arts

“When I read that a Doomsday Vault–a modern-day ark for plants–had been built near the North Pole, I became determined to photograph it. Two years later, I crossed the threshold into the icy cavern containing a comprehensive catalogue of life.” – Dornith Doherty
Interact with photographer and University of North Texas professor, Dornith Doherty, to explore her intriguing photographs taken within seed vaults on four continents. View the delicate intricacies of plant-life on display in the exhibit, Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden and discuss the importance of conserving plant species. 

Registration is required. Email or call 817.989.5032 for more information.

11/15/2017 9:00am 11/15/2017 10:00am Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden (grades 5–12) Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public