Edison's Jungle Art Exhibit in the Historic Edison Caretaker's House
Name: Edison's Jungle Art Exhibit in the Historic Edison Caretaker's House
Date: April 25, 2019 - May 19, 2019
Thomas Edison called his lush estate here in Fort Myers his "jungle" because of the diversity of plant life that thrived. Both Edison and Ford loved the rich and varied flora and fauna that grew at thier homes along the Caloosahatchee River. The exhibit features 30 award-winning artists from the southeastern United States. They were asked to interpret the Edison and Ford families' love of the natural environment of Florida. A wide variety of mediums are represented, including oil paint, water color, photography and sculpture. The exhibit is included with admission.