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WHO: Cynthia James
WHAT: CRYPTO-BOTANY Fine Art Exhibit
WHEN: March 2 through 27, 2011
Weekends 12 noon to 6 p.m.; Weekdays by appointment
WHERE: Dentzel Gallery, 828 Santa Barbara Street, SB 93101
INFO: (805) 963-7810 or www.cjamesfineart.com.
ABOUT: In the show, primates are the foragers of the fruit and plants which appear as if in fictitious field notes, invoking a sense of the Victorian botanical records but with an edge of magical realism.
NOTE: A portion of the profits from the CRYPTO-BOTANY exhibition sales to In Defense of Animals, and specifically Sanaga-Yong Chimpanzee Rescue Center. (http://www.ida-africa.org), an organization based in the African Congo, dedicated to the rescue and conservation of chimpanzees.