Tulip magnolias in a painting by Marjorie Phillips and outside in bloom at the museum
In this series, Young Artists Exhibitions Program Coordinator Emily Bray profiles participants in the 2013 James McLaughlin Memorial Staff Show.
Lydia O’Connor holds a Master of Philosophy in Film Theory from Trinity College Dublin. While she considers herself a great appreciator of art and the artistic process, this is her first foray into the creative side of the art world.
Our beautiful tulip magnolia, often a first sign of Washington D.C. spring, has sprouted blooms in late September! I was astonished to see at least five pink blossoms on the tree which has already started to lose its leaves for autumn. With cold weather coming this weekend, these flowers won’t see October.