Athenaeum Music & Arts Library Joseph Clayes III Gallery

Joseph Clayes III Gallery


Mariana Magdaleno: Respira (Breathe): Botanical Atlas

June 16 - July 28, 2018

Opening Reception: Friday, June 15, 6:30-8:30 PM


The Athenaeum is pleased to present, in conjunction with the sixth version of inSite, inSite/Casa Gallina, a celebration of the garden in the Clayes Gallery. Artist Mariana Magdaleno will exhibit drawings, artist’s books and paintings of plants and flowers native to La Jolla and North County, including the Athenaeum’s front garden (curated and maintained by botanist John Alexander), alongside plants from Santa Maria la Ribera, the Mexico City Neighborhood where inSite/Casa Gallina is headquartered. The plants, themselves, will also be exhibited.