Previous Exhibitions

The Garden Museum is the only venue currently working on collecting and maintaining an archive dedicated to the design of gardens and landscape since the early 20th-century.

In the following pages you will see a selection of material from previous exhibitions

Image of Flower Nation: Invaders, Migrants and Weeds in the British Garden 16/03/16 - 01/04/16

Flower Nation: Invaders, Migrants and Weeds in the British Garden 16/03/16 - 01/04/16

A Garden Museum exhibition at the European Commission. The European Commission has invited the Garden Museum to put on an exhibition in 2016, Visit...


Image of Gnome & Away: Secrets of the Collection 17/07/15 - 30/10/15

Gnome & Away: Secrets of the Collection 17/07/15 - 30/10/15

Gnome & Away: Secrets of the Collection is the last chance to see the Garden Museum’s unique collection of objects and art works before they are...


Janet Boulton: Garden Works 1984 - 2012. 21/09/15 - 27/10/15

An artist of international acclaim, Janet Boulton specialises in watercolour and paper relief works. Primarily a painter of still life subjects this...


Image of Cosmic Landscapes, the land art of Charles Jencks - from 21/05/15

Cosmic Landscapes, the land art of Charles Jencks - from 21/05/15

This exhibition explores Crawick Multiverse, a major land restoration project in Dumfries & Galloway, utilising landscape art to transform a...


Image of The Education of a Gardener: The Life & Work of Russell Page 1906-1985. 25/03/15 - 28/06/15

The Education of a Gardener: The Life & Work of Russell Page 1906-1985. 25/03/15 - 28/06/15

Our next exhibition opening in March 2015 explores the life and career of Russell Page, one of the greatest garden designers of the modern period.


Image of A Space for Flowers: The New Covent Garden Flower Market  05/03/15 - 11/05/15

A Space for Flowers: The New Covent Garden Flower Market 05/03/15 - 11/05/15

This exhibition celebrates a community arts project led by Our Hut and funded by the Heritage Lottery. It focuses on the inspiring architecture and...


Image of Rachel Warne - Faded Glory 27/01/15 - 27/02/15

Rachel Warne - Faded Glory 27/01/15 - 27/02/15

In this photographic exhibition Rachel Warne studies gardens which have had a magnificent past but have been left to mother nature through a variety...


Image of Connect & Grow Exhibition 23/01/15 - 19/02/15

Connect & Grow Exhibition 23/01/15 - 19/02/15

Connect & Grow is a group exhibition presented by Siobhan Davies Dance in partnership with the Garden Museum. The exhibition brings together a...


Image of Gardens and War 24/09/14 - 19/12/14

Gardens and War 24/09/14 - 19/12/14

Our current exhibition explores the impact of war on parks, gardens and landscapes, as well as the extraordinary stories of gardening in the trenches.


Image of Modern War Gardens: Paradise Lost - an exhibition of photographs by Lalage Snow 16/10/14 - 19/12/14

Modern War Gardens: Paradise Lost - an exhibition of photographs by Lalage Snow 16/10/14 - 19/12/14

16/10/14 - 19/12/14 For millions of us gardening is our regular pleasure, our gardens provide an escape from our busy lives. In the conflict zones of...


Image of Alan Titchmarsh: 50 Years of Gardening 19/05/14 - 31/08/14

Alan Titchmarsh: 50 Years of Gardening 19/05/14 - 31/08/14

Gardener, writer, broadcaster and Garden Museum Trustee, Alan Titchmarsh selects 101 objects telling the recent history of gardening in Britain.


Image of Fashion and Gardens 07/02/14 - 27/04/14

Fashion and Gardens 07/02/14 - 27/04/14

Fashion & Gardens is the first exhibition to explore the relationship between fashion and garden design, from the age of Queen Elizabeth I to the...


Image of Ken Marten & Hermetica London - Terrariums 08/04/13 - 12/04/13

Ken Marten & Hermetica London - Terrariums 08/04/13 - 12/04/13

Ken Marten's intriguing terrariums, and his Terrarium Table,  will be on display and for sale at the museum from 8-12 April. Ken has been at the...


Image of Green-Fuse: The Work of Dan Pearson 05/14 - 10/14

Green-Fuse: The Work of Dan Pearson 05/14 - 10/14

Dan Pearson is one of the most significant landscape and garden designers working today.  From contemporary reinterpretations of historic Arts &...


Image of The Vauxhall Missing Link 09/04/13 - 26/04/13

The Vauxhall Missing Link 09/04/13 - 26/04/13

London Vauxhall the Missing Link is an exhibition of architectural and urban designs developed as a result of a competition launched by Vauxhall 1....


Image of Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money 02/13 - 04/13

Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money 02/13 - 04/13

Presenting partner: Waitrose Supported by: The Covent Garden Market AuthorityMedia Sponsor: The Telegraph Gardening Supplement  Opened by HRH The...


Image of Collecting Cultures - From Cabbages to Kings 20/11/12 - 06/01/13

Collecting Cultures - From Cabbages to Kings 20/11/12 - 06/01/13

'Collecting Cultures - From Cabbages to Kings'. Tuesday 20th November 2012 to 6th January 


Image of Visions of Paradise: the Japanese garden in the UK 06/12 - 08/12

Visions of Paradise: the Japanese garden in the UK 06/12 - 08/12

Richard Reynolds shares his images of guerrilla gardening the tree pits, roadside verges, traffic islands and abandoned flower beds of south London....


Image of From Garden City to Green City 09/11 - 04/12

From Garden City to Green City 09/11 - 04/12

From Garden City to Green City, explores the many visions, designs and projects that have inspired the ‘green city’ movement (september 2011-...


Image of Garden Open Today 24/04/12 - 24/06/12

Garden Open Today 24/04/12 - 24/06/12

The exhibition tells the story of our love affair with other peoples’ gardens. (june 2012)


Image of Beth Chatto 9/08 - 11/08

Beth Chatto 9/08 - 11/08

Beth Chatto had her first major retrospective here in 2008



 
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