Preston Cox and Tammy Knight Photography
Exhibited March 2013

Horticultural Technician Tammy Knight and Nursery Professional Preston Cox each have a separate but equal knack for having cameras at their sides in the right places at the right time. Maybe it comes from an intuitive gift, a keen eye, a little luck, or the opportunities that come from 2000 hours of on-the-job contact time on the Arboretum grounds each year.
Their photographs collectively celebrate over two decades of summer mornings, sodden winter Januaries, and late spring snows. Rare blooms, animal interlopers, and the volatile textures of rhyolite that shoulder into nearly every scene at the Arboretum have fueled their motivations and filled the frames of their compositions.

See more of Tammy Knight's photography
at online albums from 2004 - 2013

These images reflect more than the seasonal, daily-even hourly-nuances of personality that the Arboretum presents to all of us; they illustrate the passion-the verve-that both Preston and Tammy possess in pouncing unflinchingly on these opportunities at the moment they present themselves.

These photographs speak for themselves, and are shown framed and matted, in the Visitor Center Gallery through March.

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Correspond with Preston
via email topcox@cals.arizona.edu
Photos in this exhibit are available for purchase; to inquire about ordering specific images in sizes other than currently on the walls, call Preston at 520-689-2723
     Boyce Thompson Arboretum is at highway 60 milepost #223 near the historic copper mining town of Superior, a drive of about 45 minutes due East of Mesa. From September-through-April visitors are admitted from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., and the Arboretum closes at 5:00 p.m. May-through-august hours are 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. New exhibits begin each month and may be seen daily during business hours; the Arboretum is an Arizona State Park and daily admission must be paid to enter the Visitor Center where our gallery is found. A membership may be purchased in the gift shop on the day of your visit.

Review other recent gallery shows from...

Michael Madsen and Heidi Golden Heart Rocks Photography, Febuary 2013

Elaine Dube Paintings, December 2012-January 2013

Bud Heiss Paintings, November 2012

Then And Now Historical Photos, October 2012

Paul Landau
June-September, 2012


Legumes of Arizona March - May, 2012

Mesa Art League September-October, 2011

Kim Hosey July-August, 2011

Legumes of ArizonaMay-Jun, 2011

Pima College & CACApril, 2011

Jim BurnsMarch, 2011

Kay Cummings
February, 2011

Paul Kinslow January, 2011

Mesa Arts League September, 2010

Rick Cameron April , 2010

Nan Lawrence March, 2010

Barbara Atkinson
February, 2010

Nancy Matus
January, 2010

Barbara Cox
December, 2009

Margaret Whittaker
November, 2009

Artists of the Superstitions
October, 2009

Marilyn Barton
September, 2009

Gila Community College August, 2009

Deborah A. Lee June, 2009

Margie Porter May, 2009

Timm Chapman January, 2009

Paul Kinslow December, 2008

Maggie Leef November 2008

Sharon Sieben October 2008

Nicole Royse September 2008

Judy Bottler Photography May 2008

Bob Estrin Photography April 2008

Mary Isham Watercolors March 200

Susan Strom and Cathy Franklin Lightning Photography February, 2008

Arizona State Parks Plein Air Paintings January, 2008

Carolyn Gray & Connie Thomas December, 2007

Jean Sullivan November, 2007

Sue Cullumber October, 2007

Adriane Grimaldi September, 2007

Mesa Arts League June-July, 2007

Fred Charlton May, 2007

Paul Mudersbach March-April, 2007

Linda Kaiser February, 2007

Edith Kreueger-Nye December, 2006 - January, 2007

Cindy Carrillo October-November, 2006


Bob Rice September, 2006


Bud Heiss July-August, 2006


Mesa Arts League June-July, 2006


Sandy Tracey April-May, 2006


CJ Rider March, 2006


Jessica Green February, 2006


Steve Davidson January, 2006


Don & Carole Schupp December, 2005


Carolyn Gray November, 2005


Martha Burgess October, 2005


Boeing Photographers September, 2005


Lightning Lady Susan Strom July/August, 2005


Mesa Arts League June/July, 2005


Jeanette Bronson May, 2005


Tom Stanley April, 2005


Kathy McClure February-March, 2005


Pam Smyth January, 2005


Tina Faust December, 2004

 

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