Mary Ting:Plant Cure, Return of the Beavers to 14 St & More

Mary Ting,  Holding On,  2017, installation
Mary Ting, Holding On, 2017, installation


A Central Booking & the New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM) collaboration

Exhibition at Central Booking on view to October 29, 2017

21 Ludlow St.    Gallery Hours: Thurs-Sun 12-6pm

FRI, OCT. 13, 6pm, Panel:THE ROOT OF PLANT CURESat Central Booking

Moderator: Anne Garner, Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts at the NYAM

Panelists: Dr. Ina Vandebroek, ethnobotanist, and artists: James Walsh, and Mary Ting

It has been an incredible experience being submersed in the Rare Book Library of the NYAM.

 My blog post on the library,  ginseng lives and mushroom migrations, see my blog post:


Art in Odd Places 2017: SENSE

60+ Artists Take on 14 Street

October 14 & 15

Curated by Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful with Rocío Aranda-Alvarado (El Museo del Barrio) and JodiWaynberg (Artists Alliance Inc).  Art in Odd Places (AiOP) will stage provocative works of interactive art in unexpected  public spaces along 14 Street in Manhattan.  press release

Mary Ting, Forgotten Residents of 14 Street Past

For a limited time only exterminated beavers, extinct passenger pigeons will return to their coastal wetland homes of 14 Street Past.  Puppets, sculptures, cut outs and a short walking tour.  

Come join us: Sat, Oct. 14, Sun Oct. 15, 2 -3:30 pm

 meet at 14 Street/First Ave SW corner will walk to Ave C and back.


A summer of certifications: Citizen Pruner with Trees NY, the Master Compost Project  with Lower Eastside Ecology Center and my garden is happily #210,460 in the National Wildlife Federation's network of certified wildlife habitats!  Click for a free download of my "What to Compost" poster.