April 24, 2012 - 3:35pm
Patrick Dougherty at Bernheim Forest
Artist Patrick Dougherty brings his whimsical and astounding “stickwork” to Bernheim Forest.
The first thing I see when I go to visit with artist Patrick Dougherty is his full head of white hair. It’s an illuminating color that stands out among the backdrop of the earthy browns and springtime greens of Bernheim Forest. Dougherty is busy grabbing sticks, checking the structure of his...
March 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
The days are getting longer, but Bernheim Forest encourages you to stay up past your later bedtime for its monthly "Sky Watch Nights," which offer something for star-gazers of all ages.
As spring quickly approaches, the earth has begun to warm, the animals are emerging from their winter sleep, and the woods are once again bursting forth with beautiful blooms and emerald green leaves. With such abundant beauty to be seen during the lengthening days, one forgets that Bernheim ...
February 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
Shake off that cabin fever, say "goodbye" to those winter blues, and head out to the Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest this coming month, where family programs will be running every Saturday for nature-lovers of all ages.
After our infamously mild winter, it's hard to believe that a season change is almost upon us, but it's true: spring is just around the corner! Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest has planned a host of fascinating programs for families and children to celebrate this time of year and the...
January 20, 2012 - 6:07pm
Artist Todd C. Smith is moving in, into the trees. Free artist talk Saturday (Jan 21) at Bernheim Forest.
 I wonder if you asked artist Todd Smith if he could be any animal if he would choose an eagle. Smith has been making nests out of any material that is “found, recycled, reused or already owned” according to his Twitter account during his four-month art residency at Bernheim Forest...
October 25, 2011 - 5:29pm
Enjoy wood sculpture in its natural setting. Sculptress Heike Endemann exhibits her work at Bernheim.
 If a tree falls in the middle of the forest, Heike Endemann makes a sculpture of it. Heike is a wood sculptress from Germany and is one of the 2011 Artists in Residence at Bernheim National Forest. Heike works with wood from fallen trees from the forest and transforms them to shapes that...