RÉSUMÉ OF JEANNETTA VAN RAALTE
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Birthplace
    New York City

Education
    The Cooper Union School of Art
    New York University
    Parsons School of Design

Professional Experience
    Book design and illustration, decorative calligraphy, textile design for home furnishings

Membership
    American Society of Botanical Artists
          New England Society of Botanical Artists  

Group Exhibitions
    •Alumni Show, The Cooper Union School of Art, New York, 1980
    •Art in Bloom, International Orchid Show, World Financial Center New York, 2000 & 2001
    •Second Annual ASBA Regional Juried Exhibition, State University of New York, Farmingdale, 2000
    •ASBA International Juried Exhibitions, Horticultural Society, New York, 2001-03, 2005-07, 2010, 2011, 2015
    •Art Imitates Life, ASBA Int'l Exhibition, Johnson & Johnson Headquarters, New Brunswick, NJ, 2002
    •Focus On Nature, New York State Museum, Albany, NY, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012
    •Portland Home Garden Show, Oregon, 2003
    •11th Int'l Exhibition of Botanical Art & Illustration, Hunt Inst. for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie Mellon Univ., 2004
    •Longwood Gardens Centennial Exhibition of Orchid Botanical Artwork, Kennett Square, PA, 2006
    •Blossom: Art of Flowers, Houston Museum of Natural Science & other tour venues, 2007, 2009, 2011
    •A Closer Look at Cactus & Succulents, Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, 2009
    •Annual Botanical Art Exhibition at Filoli, Redwood City, CA, 2009 - 2015
    •Green Currency, An Exhibition of Botanical Art, New York Botanical Garden, NY, 2011
    •Garden to Field: An International Exhibition of Contemporary Botanical Art, Southampton Cultural Ctr. NY, 2011
    •Following in the Bartram’s Footsteps:  Bartram Gardens, Phila. PA & other tour venues, 2013 - 2015
    •Tappan Z Gallery, Tarrytown, NY 2013-2014
    •Boston Flower & Garden Show 2014-2015
    •Weird, Wild & Wonderful, 2nd Ann. N.Y. Botanical Garden Triennial Exhibition & other tour venues 2014 -
    •Native Plants of the Mid-Atlantic, U.S. Botanical Garden, Washington, DC 2014
    •Blanche Ames National Juried Exhibition, North Easton, MA 2014
    •22nd Annual Members Art Exhibition, Water Mill Museum, NY 2014
    •From the Ground Up, Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA 2014
    •The Beauty of Nature’s Bounty, Connecticut Audubon Society, Pomfret, CT 2015

Honors
    •Work in 1980 group show at The Cooper Union is in the permanent collection at the Cooper-Hewitt Museum.
    •Work in 11th Int'l Exhibition of Botanical Art & Illustration at the Hunt Institute is in its permanent collection.
    •Work in 2008 Focus On Nature Exhibit is in the permanent collection of the New York State Museum, Albany, NY.
    •Bourn Award for distinction with emphasis on horticulture presentation, Annual Botanical Art Exhibition at Filoli, 2011. 
    •Work chosen to be featured on the website of the Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library, Harvard University, 2012
    •Work chosen to appear on announcement of Boston Flower & Garden Show 2014