World-renowned bespoke floral show, Fleurs de Villes, is thrilled to announce the launch of its
very first public showing in Sydney, in partnership with the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney and the
NSW Government, through its tourism and major events agency Destination NSW.

From August 19 – 28, the FEMMES exhibition will showcase a series of 15 fresh floral mannequins
celebrating remarkable women around the world. It will partner with local floral talent who will
create these fresh floral tributes based on an inspirational photograph or painting of each
woman. Be it superstar and pop culture icon Kylie Minogue, groundbreaking painter Frida Kahlo,
or trailblazing Indigenous activist and educator Dr Evelyn Scott, audiences of all ages, cultures and
genders will be able to learn more about these fascinating women through interactive displays.
Images and QR codes on the floral sculptures will link to immersive profiles of each woman
highlighting their cultural and historical significance.

Participating florists include Don De L’Amour, Persephone, Flowerrun Flower Studio, Butchers
Daughter, Sydney Events Stylist, Art of Bloom, Beks Bloomz, Buds & Bowers, Florada, Hayfever
Flowers, Max & Co Floral Design, Moss & Bloom, SLAK Flowers, Styled with Ellie, Wild Dahlia Florals,
Petali and Elliora & Co. Fleurs de Villes is delighted to be able to offer Sydney’s floral artists a
platform of creativity within the Royal Botanic Garden to showcase their talent on a global
platform.

Fleurs de Villes is beautifully supported by local partners including Myer, Moulin Rouge! The
Musical, Genesis Motors Australia and the Four Seasons Hotel Sydney. Part of the proceeds from
ticket sales go to the Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens, a not-for-profit
organisation that is devoted to supporting, protecting and enhancing the Royal Botanic Garden
Sydney and their vital scientific research and conservation projects.

Tickets can be purchased via the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney website and are on sale 8 July
2022. General admission to The Calyx is $22, and $11 for seniors and children 5-17 years.

 

Event Dates: August 19th 2022 to August 28th 2022
Admission Fee: $22 for adults, $11 for children and seniors
Website: www.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/femmes

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