Guidelines to Artists for Botanica Scotia 

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At A glance

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Goal of exhibition

‘to draw attention to the vast variety of food and useful plants available, in contrast with the relatively few varieties currently used in mass cultivation.’

The focus is on biodiversity of crops in Scotland, in three main themes:


Please download the guidelines for more in-depth information on these.


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Key Dates

August 2023 Announcement and initial call to artists sent out
January 2024 Guidelines to artists
March 2024 Intention to submit
November 2024 Submissions open and scanned images received
February 2025 Submissions close middle of February
February 2025 On line Exhibition Curation
February 2025 Response to artists by email
March 2025 Judges selection for BAW web site submission
May 2025 Virtual exhibition opens
May 18th 2025 BAWW

These dates may be added to and altered, please check back for up-to-date information.

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