In the lobby of the Nevin Welcome Center, works of art and plant-focused displays change throughout the year.


The Seasons of Cornell Plantations  by Corinne Morton, ReneCorinne Photography

Artist's statement:

As a fine arts nature and portrait photographer, I enjoy illuminating the natural beauty and energy in upstate New York through my lens. The Cornell Plantations has been one of my favorite settings to photograph in all seasons! Through my photography, I will be sharing the magical beauty of the Cornell Plantations Spring, Summer, Winter, and Fall.

September - October



Gourds Galore!
The hardshell gourd (Lagenaria siceraria) has a long relationship with humans, as its durable shell is ideal for use as a vessel, utensil, musical instrument, artwork and more. This exhibit features works of gourd art and provides information on how to grow and prepare hardshell gourds.