Meet the Dixon Garden Staff - Ian!

Name:  Ian Anderson          Position:  Nursery & Plant Collections Specialist Hometown: Montgomery, AL How long have you worked at the Dixon? I started as an intern February of 2010.   The best thing about living in Memphis is…… The diversity of people and cultures here.   What’s your favorite public garden outside of Memphis? The Atlanta Botanical Garden;... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Thursday, October 27, 2011

Meet the Dixon Garden Staff - Ian!

Name:  Ian Anderson          Position:  Nursery & Plant Collections Specialist Hometown: Montgomery, AL How long have you worked at the Dixon? I started as an intern February of 2010.   The best thing about living in Memphis is…… The diversity of people and cultures here.   What’s your favorite public garden outside of Memphis? The Atlanta Botanical Garden;... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Thursday, October 27, 2011

Meet the Dixon staff - Melissa!

Name: Melissa Bosdorf Position: Gallery Secretary How long have you worked at the Dixon?  I’m in my 7 th year here.   The best thing about living in Memphis is…… I love a lot of things about Memphis: The people are warm and friendly, the River, Beale Street, the beautiful trees and plants that grow here, but mostly because it’s my home town.  I grew up here, and have long-time friends here…It’s my home.   What famous... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Meet the Dixon staff - Melissa!

Name: Melissa Bosdorf Position: Gallery Secretary How long have you worked at the Dixon?  I’m in my 7 th year here.   The best thing about living in Memphis is…… I love a lot of things about Memphis: The people are warm and friendly, the River, Beale Street, the beautiful trees and plants that grow here, but mostly because it’s my home town.  I grew up here, and have long-time friends here…It’s my home.   What famous... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Jean-Louis Forain: La Comédie parisienne is closing!

This summer has been filled with Forain, more Forain, and even more Forain! With the closing of the show only 2 days away, I thought it would be nice to recap how it all started and how Forain got here in the first place.  The prep work for this extraordinary exhibition began much earlier than this summer for this once in a lifetime retrospective on the French artist. The Dixon Gallery and Gardens acquired the bulk of our Forain acquisitions in 1993 and became an... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Friday, October 7, 2011

Jean-Louis Forain: La Comédie parisienne is closing!

This summer has been filled with Forain, more Forain, and even more Forain! With the closing of the show only 2 days away, I thought it would be nice to recap how it all started and how Forain got here in the first place.  The prep work for this extraordinary exhibition began much earlier than this summer for this once in a lifetime retrospective on the French artist. The Dixon Gallery and Gardens acquired the bulk of our Forain acquisitions in 1993 and became an... Read More
Posted by Dixon Blogger at Friday, October 7, 2011

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