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Art Workshop: Art Meets Science—Portraits of Giant Insects

Saturday, January 20, 2018

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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Meet artist and entomologist Lawrence Forcella, founder of God of Insects, and find out what it’s like to study, collect, breed and “wrangle” insects from around the world. Zoom in for a closer look at Forcella’s rare, museum-quality displays, observe live specimens and create your own sketches and drawings of some of the giant, rare insects from his extensive collection. All skill levels welcome. Ages 12 and older welcome with an adult.


Wave Hill House in Wave Hill Accessible
West 249th Street and Independence Avenue
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$55/$45 Wave Hill Member. Registration required, online or onsite at the Perkins Visitor Center.

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