MIAMI (CBS4) – It’s the perfect combination of beauty, art and nature as one. Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is host to one of 21 on site locations of Art Basel.
Sitting Naturally showcases a diverse collection of works of art by seven internationally renowned artist featuring unique benches and chandeliers.READ MORE: ‘Treating Those Immigrants Like Dogs’: North Miami Mayor Sickened By Images Of Border Patrol Agents Using Whips To Corral Haitian Immigrants
“The idea is to create and inspire people to appreciate nature and art,” said Nannette Zapata from Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden.READ MORE: ‘Such A Demonic Spirit’: 70-Year-Old Man Stabbed In Random Attack At Miramar Plaza
Inspired by Fairchild’s lush, tropical landscape each artist created two pieces for sitting to be exhibited throughout the gardens.
Fairchild’s collection of exotic palms, flowering trees, vines, orchids and other foliage serve as backdrop for works created by Gael Appler, Sam Baron, Pedro Barrail, Chrisophe Come, Michele Oka Doner, Sebastian Errazuriz and John Paul Philippe.MORE NEWS: Florida Cabinet Approves 13-Mile Extension Of Dolphin Expressway
Sitting Naturally exhibit runs thru May.