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Roberto Burle Marx Opening Weekend Celebration

September 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

New York Botanical Garden

2900 Southern Boulevard

Free with admission

Listen to Brazil’s unique mix of indigenous, European, and African rhythms, from jazz and Tropicália to chamber music in conjunction with garden-wide exhibition Brazilian Modern: The Living Art of Roberto Burle Marx. In the Children’s Adventure Garden, learn about the native plants of Brazil and become inspired plant lovers and designer-artists.

Brazilian Modern: The Living Art of Roberto Burle Marx

Immerse yourself in lush gardens and vibrant art of Brazilian legend Roberto Burle Marx, whose powerful modernist vision produced thousands of gardens and landscapes, including the famous curving mosaic walkways at Copacabana Beach in Rio and the beautiful rooftop garden at Banco Safra in São Paulo. Feel his artistic energy and love of plants during a Garden-wide exhibition of bold gardens; paintings, drawings, and textiles; and the sights and sounds of Brazil that inspired his life and work.

Artes Brasileiras! Music

Listen to Brazil’s unique mix of indigenous, European, and African rhythms, from jazz and Tropicália to chamber music in conjunction with garden-wide exhibition Brazilian Modern: The Living Art of Roberto Burle Marx. In the Children’s Adventure Garden), learn about the native plants of Brazil and become inspired plant lovers and…

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