Topic: The Art of Identification.
Date: Friday, September 26th
Where: Peabody Essex Museum's Morse Auditorium in Salem, MA
It takes a special talent to create great field guide art, with key visual content packed into minimal space. Tracing his own artistic development through sketches and paintings, renowned naturalist and bestselling author David Sibley explores the unique requirements and challenges of illustrating for field guides. A book signing follows the program.