Clyde Butcher Lecture

ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA – Join Clyde for a lecture at the James Museum in St. Petersburg on Thursday, May 5th at 7 pm. Clyde will be doing a book signing from 4-6 pm. Tickets are free and may be reserved at the link below.

Clyde Butcher’s America the Beautiful exhibit will be on display alongside Ansel Adams’ Masterworks exhibit at The James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art from April 9 – July 31, 2022. This is an exciting opportunity to view the work of these two renowned landscape photographers side by side. CLICK HERE to reserve tickets for the lecture on May 5th.

This collection celebrates the beauty of the American landscape from the Redwood forests of California to the Everglade swamps of Florida. Clyde majestically captures the public natural lands set aside by the Federal and State governments for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. Clyde’s images of these treasured landscapes document the changing environment, capturing what is there today and encouraging us to enjoy the beauty of nature. Clyde’s images speak for countless diverse places of wilderness and respite found throughout all of America, allowing us an appreciation of our land.

Clyde Butcher Lecture

ORLANDO, FLORIDA – Join Clyde for a lecture and book signing at the Orlando Museum of Art on April 6, at 5 pm. Prior to the lecture, enjoy refreshments and access to the exhibition Cathedrals of Florida: Masterworks by Clyde Butcher. A book signing, with catalogs available for purchase, will follow the presentation. Tickets are $15 for members ($20 for non-members) and may be purchased in advance at the link below.

The Orlando Museum of Art is showing a special exhibition of Clyde Butcher’s mural-size Florida photographs on display until June 30th, 2022. Clyde has been photographing Florida’s untouched landscapes for over 30 years. Through his art, he strives to connect the viewer to the spiritual side of nature. Clyde produces incredible detailed mural-sized prints on fiber-based silver gelatin paper. He makes images measuring up to 5×9′ feet that allow the viewer to more fully embrace the breadth and scope of the landscape as Butcher experienced it in the field.

CLICK HERE to purchase tickets for the lecture event on April 6.

Clyde Butcher Lecture

CLEARWATER, FLORIDA – Join Clyde for a FREE lecture at The Capitol Theatre on March 30 at 7 pm. This lecture is in conjunction with Clyde Butcher’s America’s Everglades Exhibit which is on display at the Clearwater Main Library November 6 – May 2022.

4:00 pm – Docent lead tours by Clyde Butcher Gallery staff of the exhibit at the library

6:15 pm – Book Signing with Clyde Butcher at The Capitol Theatre

7:00 pm – Lecture at The Capitol Theatre

8:15 pm – Book Signing with Clyde Butcher at The Capitol Theatre

9:00 pm – Exhibit closes at the library

Tickets are free; however, you will need to reserve your seats in advance. RESERVE YOUR SEAT CLICK HERE Book signing before and after the lecture.

With his century-old camera, Clyde Butcher has been exploring and documenting the Everglades for more than three decades. The result is a stunning collection of large-format black-and-white photographs that capture untouched parts of the nation’s largest subtropical wilderness. Delicate ecosystems, rare botanical specimens, and sweeping landscapes bring the wonder of this mysterious part of our country to light.

America’s Everglades: Through the Lens of Clyde Butcher highlights Butcher’s artistic eye as well as his deep and long-held commitment to conservation. His work challenges us to explore the heritage we share in the natural world and to work together to protect it. Through his photography, Butcher hopes to educate the public by bringing environmental issues to the forefront of public consciousness.