Sep 23, 2021

After The Garden by Anna Souter | Plants & Their Symbols: Paradise Is Not Just a Place

Roman Road is delighted to provide you with a beautiful descriptive essay to complement Paradise Is Not Just a Place. Written and narrated by Anna Souter, After The Garden discusses selected plants and their symbols, featured within the works of Yulia Iosilzon & Anna Skladmann in the show. 


The discussion weaves together different ideas around Bosch, feminism, vegetal ontologies, the Garden of Eden, and the cultural tropes that emerge around different plants within the works in the show. 


Immerse yourself into Paradise Is Not Just a Place at Roman Road, whilst listening to the careful descriptions of the plants showcased in the exhibition. 


The essay is available in both written and audio formats: