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August 4, 2020 - August 14, 2020 | , , , ,

William Bartram’s Travels Mini-Course [ZOOM]

Consistently in print since it was first published in Philadelphia 1791, William Bartram’s remarkably unique text, Travels, played an remarkably prominent role in shaping hundreds of years of American literature. Professor William Cahill invites us to investigate the readability of this historic text personally and collaboratively. Join us for a three-meeting test run of what will eventually be a full-length course. This mini-test-run of the class is FREE and open to all. Classes will take place on Zoom. Please be…

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One white bloom with yellow center and two green buds of the Franklinia tree, surrounded by its leaves

August 13, 2020 | , ,

Paint + Sip on FB Live: Franklinia in Bloom (2020)

As we enjoy the end of long summer evenings, let’s paint the blooming Franklin tree together, live! A rare plant native to southeastern North America, the Franklinia alatamaha was named for Benjamin Franklin and saved from extinction by the Bartram family. Teaching artist Heather Rinehart approaches fine art through her love of science and history. She has a professional background in illustration and design and a deep interest in nature and storytelling, offering her student’s instruction in multi-disciplinary place-based art.…

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Glitchy abstract image with lines of light radiating from the center, over top is the Bartram's logo and the words VIBRATIONS BY OSAGIE

August 27, 2020 | , , ,

August ~ VIBRATIONS ~ Livestream (2020)

This concert will be taking place as a free livestreamed event on our Instagram page! To navigate to our Instagram page and access the stream, click here. VIBRATIONS continues in a quest to unite talented artists from Philly & beyond. DJ Osagie’s bringing in new, rising, and established artists of color from New York City, Atlanta, and elsewhere to share their art with Philadelphia’s own artists and audience. Build connections; meet the scene; get inspired. Questions? Don’t hesitate to reach…

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A close-up of a spotted lanterfly held in someone's fingers, its wings splayed showing its red underwings.

September 17, 2020 | , ,

Paint + Sip on FB Live: Spotted Lanternfly (2020)

Appreciate the exquisite beauty of the spotted lanternfly on canvas and discuss the effects of its ongoing presence in our local ecosystem. Teaching artist Heather Rinehart approaches fine art through her love of science and history. She has a professional background in illustration and design and a deep interest in nature and storytelling, offering her student’s instruction in multi-disciplinary place-based art. IMPORTANT NOTE: Bartram’s Garden is open! And you, as always, are welcome to come to the garden to sketch,…

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Glitchy abstract image with lines of light radiating from the center, over top is the Bartram's logo and the words VIBRATIONS BY OSAGIE

September 24, 2020 | , , ,

September ~ VIBRATIONS ~ Livestream (2020)

This concert will be taking place as a free livestreamed event on our Instagram page! To navigate to our Instagram page and access the stream, click here. VIBRATIONS continues in a quest to unite talented artists from Philly & beyond. DJ Osagie’s bringing in new, rising, and established artists of color from New York City, Atlanta, and elsewhere to share their art with Philadelphia’s own artists and audience. Build connections; meet the scene; get inspired. Questions? Don’t hesitate to reach…

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October 2, 2020 | ,

Twilight in the Garden Virtual Gala (2020)

Twilight in the Garden is the annual gala to benefit Bartram’s Garden and the year’s largest fundraiser. Join us this fall to honor State Representative Joanna McClinton and Paul W. Meyer, previously of the Morris Arboretum, for their commitment to community and natural spaces. The event will be an all-virtual streaming event featuring a live DJ, festive cocktail mixing demo, panel moderated by Sara Lomax-Reese, president of WURD Radio, lively auction, and Bartram Boxes containing goodies for guests to enjoy…

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Two well-camouflaged wild turkeys sit on a low gnarled branch, in front of fall leaves

October 4, 2020 | , ,

Family Art Workshop on FB Live: Patterns in Nature (2020)

Discover and be inspired by the natural artistry of hidden patterns in the world around us. We’ll investigate and use our observations to create our own works of art. Teaching artist Heather Rinehart approaches fine art through her love of science and history. She has a professional background in illustration and design and a deep interest in nature and storytelling, offering her student’s instruction in multi-disciplinary place-based art. IMPORTANT NOTE: Bartram’s Garden is open! And you, as always, are welcome…

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Glitchy abstract image with lines of light radiating from the center, over top is the Bartram's logo and the words VIBRATIONS BY OSAGIE

October 22, 2020 | , , ,

October ~ VIBRATIONS ~ Livestream (2020)

This concert is currently expected to take place as a free livestreamed event on our Instagram page. To navigate to our Instagram page and access the stream, click here. VIBRATIONS continues in a quest to unite talented artists from Philly & beyond. DJ Osagie’s bringing in new, rising, and established artists of color from New York City, Atlanta, and elsewhere to share their art with Philadelphia’s own artists and audience. Build connections; meet the scene; get inspired. Questions? Don’t hesitate…

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A ginkgo tree trunk and bright yellow leaves, shot from below, with a blue sky just visible through the leaves

November 12, 2020 | , ,

Paint + Sip on FB Live: Golden Ginkgo (2020)

Believed to be the oldest surviving specimen in North America, the ginkgo tree at Bartram’s Garden brings its vibrant golden hues to the autumn gardenscape each year. Join us for a very special Paint and Sip event and capture the fall splendor of the Ginkgo biloba on canvas. Teaching artist Heather Rinehart approaches fine art through her love of science and history. She has a professional background in illustration and design and a deep interest in nature and storytelling, offering…

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