|To nurture students’ interest on biodiversity and arts, the Green Guru Team organized a visit to Botanical Art Exhibition of Prof. Zeng Xiao Lian. |
Professor Zeng Xiao Lian is a professor grade illustrator in Kunming Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, a member of China Artists Association, and was the chairperson of the Botanical Scientific Illustration Society of China, Botanical Society of China. Over the years, Prof. Zeng has created more than 2,000 illustrations for over 50 scientific publications.
The students were fascinated by the rigorous yet exquisite drawing of Mr. Zeng. They also asked about painting skills as well as the technique of making plant specimens.