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The Plant 10 – Elephant Ear (cover 1)


The Plant 10 – Elephant Ear: A curious observer of ordinary plants and other greenery

The issue includes an interview with artistic duo Cooking Sections and their recipes for the Climavore Dinner shot by Matthieu Lavanchy. We visit Dan Pearson’s home in Somerset and Juergen Teller documents Dan’s work and his garden at Latimore Road. And we travel! We go to Tibet with Linday Sekulowicz who guides us to collect Yartsa Gunbu, to Argentina where Annick Weber visits James Turrell’s magic scene in Colomé and Jonas Marguet shows the beauty of the Alp’s glaciars.

There are also roses by Nick Knight, an essay on flowers in Fassbinder’s films and tree barks by Shota Nakamura. Coke Bartrina shows how to build your own solar food dryer and Matthew Wright brings his botanical wisdom to teach us about the humble coconut and the gift of bulbs. Botanical monograph is dedicated to the Elephant Ear plant.

Double cover story shot by Adrian Samson and stylist Lyson Marchessault, with flowers by Simone Gooch. Includes a print by Viviane Sassen.

The Plant
Besides providing botanical contents in a simple, personal and cozy way; The Plant offers plant lovers a new look at greenery by featuring the works of many creative people who share our love for plants.
As a curious observer of ordinary plants and other greenery, the magazine presents a monograph on a specific plant; bringing together photographers, illustrators, designers, musicians, writers and visual artists, both established and emerging, from all over the world. These people share with The Plant their unique perceptions and experiences of plants.