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The Desert Botanical Garden is proud to display the work of artists throughout the Garden and in the Ottesen Gallery in Dorrance Hall.

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Past Exhibitions:

Current/Upcoming Exhibits:

Design for a Living World | January 16, 2012 - April 1

This winter at the Desert Botanical Garden an exhibition about design and sustainability will be on display in Dorrance Hall. The exhibit titled, Design for a Living World, connects the natural world around the globe with people, plants, and places. Developed by The Nature Conservancy the exhibit tells the story about the life-cycle of materials and the importance of considering conservation when designing new products, buildings, or landscapes. Click here for more information about the exhibit.

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  • General $40.00
  • Member $36.00

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Spring Butterfly Exhibit | March 3 - May 13, 2012

Take a stroll through the beautiful Marshall Butterfly Pavilion and find yourself surrounded with hundreds of fluttering butterflies. Click here for more information about the exhibit.

Good night Sweet Butterflies:A Color Dreamland
  • General $10.95
  • Member $9.85
goodnight sweet butterflies-100.jpg   Beginner's Guide to Butterflies
  • General $9.99
  • Member $8.99
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Butterfly Hand Puppet
  • General $11.75
  • Member $10.75
butterflypuppet-100.jpg            Butterfly Feeder
  • General $8.95
  • Member $8.05
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Bug Sketch Youth Cap
  • General $13.50
  • Member $12.15
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David Rogers' Big Bugs | September 12, 2011 - January 22, 2012

David Rogers’ Big Bugs was on display throughout the Garden and provided a look at insect predators, pollinators and beneficial critters. The 11 enormous, whimsical bugs created quite a buzz! Sculptor David Rogers has carefully created these creatures from fallen or found wood, cut saplings, twigs, raw branches, twine, bark and other natural materials. The sculptures weighed from 300 to 1,200 pounds and ranged from seven feet to 25 feet long.

wicked bugs-100.jpg Wicked Bugs
  • General $18.95
  • Member $17.05

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A Desert Illuminated at the Garden | Feb. 25 - May 27, 2011

The Desert Botanical Garden’s exhibition, A Desert Illuminated, featured 30 stunning photographs by John Schaefer of Sonoran Desert cactus flowers. The exhibit was generously sponsored by Carol DuVal Whiteman.

book cover-thumbnail.jpgA Desert Illuminated:
Cactus Flowers of the Sonoran Desert

  • General  $26.00
  • Member $23.40


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Chihuly: The Nature of Glass | Nov. 22, 2008 - May 31, 2009

Read more about the 2008-2009 exhibit or the permanent installation at the Garden's entrance, Desert Towers.

Chihuly: Garden Installations Postcard Set
  • General $13.50
  • Member $12.15
chihuly-postcards-100.jpg Chihuly: Garden Installations Note Card Set
  • General $13.50
  • Member $12.15
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Chihuly Chandeliers and Towers
  • General $14.95
  • Member $13.44
chihulychandleiertowerbook.jpg Chihuly: Garden Installations
  • General $75.00
  • Member $67.50
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Chihuly: Garden Installations

  • General $300.00
  • Member $270.00
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