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Studio Demo: Tyler Thrasher

Talk/Lecture
The Studio
FREE
No Tickets Required

Come meet artist Tyler Thrasher, your personal mad scientist, as he demonstrates how he creates luminescent plants and crystallized insects. You’ll get an inside look at how Tyler unites art and science to create his marvels, get to know the person behind the art, and learn more about the vision and creativity that informs his work.

Free, no tickets required. Drop in anytime from 1 to 4 p.m.

A luminescent flower, held in a hand
Headshot of artist Tyler Thrasher standing in a greenhouse

About the Artist

With an undying love for nature and its respective curiosities, there are few things Tyler Thrasher’s brain isn’t obsessing over. Between his pursuits to crystallize the world, opalize everything, and hunt down some of the realm’s most unique plants, his passion to combine art and science every step of the way is his fire and fuel.

Chances are if you catch Tyler at a party, he’ll talk your ear off about exploring caves, growing minerals in his lab, playing Dungeons and Dragons, hybridizing new plants, electronic music, grappling with and overcoming trauma, and just how amazingly beautiful and mysterious this whole wide universe is.

Per the CDC’s updated guidelines, we are now requiring all guests ages 2 and up and staff to wear a face covering indoors and while attending outdoor programs, except while eating or drinking. Masks will be available upon entry for those who do not have one.