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Planting Comics

planting comics | an exhibition

Ozge Samanci

Sunset Art Stroll
Wednesday, July 7 6 pm - 7:30 pm
Take a stroll through the Garden with artist Ozge Samanci as she shows
you the tiles of her newest installation "Planting Comics."
$10, $5 members, UC faculty, staff & students

Go on an art hunt in the Garden! Ozge has planted 20 comic tiles in the Garden. Use this map to find all 20 and to create your own comic plant story on the back.

planting comics | an exhibition
June 21 - July 30 9 am - 5 pm
Ozge Samanci's "Planting Comics" an installation in the UC Botanical Garden
featuring original comics mounted on tiles throughout the collection. A second set of tiles has been printed and will be available for sale. The tiles are available for purchase in The Garden Shop. Tiles...$120; Tiles with Stands...$200 Only a few stands are available for purchase and delivery of the stand will be available following the exhibition. Free to members, free to public with Garden admisison

Arist Bio: planting comics is the first exhibition in the collaboration between the Garden and the Cal Art Practice Department. Turkish artist Ozge Samanci is an Andrew Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the UC Art Practice Department where she is teaching a Comics and Graphic Novels course. Following a career in comics, design and teaching in Istanbul, Ozge came to the US where she did her master's work at Ohio University and received a Ph.D in Digital Media from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Registration is required. Register by calling 510-643-2755 or emailing garden@berkeley.edu

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