The Griffin Museum is having its opening reception for its Seventh Annual Winter Solstice Exhibition Thursday, December 12, 2020 from 7 – 8:30 pm. Artists from across the globe will each have one piece on display in the Main Gallery of the Griffin, including this festive damselfly. The exhibit will run from December 10, 2019 – January 3, 2020.

Patio Life is currently exhibiting at the Olympus InVision Photo Festival in Bethlehem, PA from November 1 – January 13, 2020. The exhibit features over 20 large format reproductions of insects, 4 x 6 foot map with identification guide of where the insects were photographed in the back yard.

The second edition copy of Patio Life, was chosen for inclusion in the 10th Annual Davis Orton Gallery Photo Book juried show in Hudson, NY. The book show will run from November 30 – December 22, 2019.

The 124 pages, 8 x 8 inch book is printed on Mohawk Superfine ultrawhite eggshell archival, acid-free paper and comes in a custom designed 8.5 x 8.5 inch  box with a package of seeds to start your own version of Patio Life.

If you plant it – they will come!

If you like this spider and want to see more images of Patio Life, then click here.


Kingdom: Animal
Phylum: Arthropods
Class: Insects
Order: Dragonflies and Damselflies (Odonata)
Family: Spreadwings (Lestidae)


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