"Beetle │ Book │ Bark" Art Exhibit on Bark Beetle Calligraphy
Beetle │ Book │ Bark
Location: Smathers Library, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Dates: January 9 - March 10, 2017
About: An exhibition of original artwork and rare books depicting bark beetles and their impact on the environment. "Beetle │ Book │ Bark" reflects upon the beetles themselves, their destructive capacity, and the art they unintentionally create. The exhibition includes original works of art that incorporate large-scale, high-resolution images of the beetles juxtaposed with their three dimensional habitats. Beetle │ Book │Bark is curated by Jiri Hulcr, School of Forest Resources and Conservation and John Nemmers, Smathers Libraries Special & Area Studies Collections.