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Jan. 13 – April 1, 2001

Enormous, anatomically correct wooden insect sculptures from artist David Rogers made their first appearance in an indoor conservatory when this traveling exhibition arrived at Phipps, including giant ants made of thousands of willow saplings.


Front Lawn

David Rogers’ Big Bugs

Serpentine Room

David Rogers’ Big Bugs

Fern Room

David Rogers’ Big Bugs

Orchid Room

David Rogers’ Big Bugs

Tropical Fruit and Spice Room

David Rogers’ Big Bugs

Gallery Room

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Sunken Garden

David Rogers’ Big Bugs

Victoria Room

David Rogers’ Big Bugs

East Room

David Rogers’ Big Bugs
 

Select photos © Paul g. Wiegman