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Sarasota: Virtual tour of Roy Lichtenstein: Monet’s Garden Goes Pop!

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Tue, Feb 23, 2021

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST (GMT-5)

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Virtual greetings from the Columbia University Club of Sarasota! At our next virtual event Jennifer Rominiecki will discuss Selby Gardens’ Compromise Master Plan for the Downtown Sarasota campus and what’s on the horizon for 2021 – including a discussion of and a look at some highlights of the latest exhibition – Roy Lichtenstein: Monet’s Garden Goes Pop!

Lichtenstein Nights

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens provides 45 acres of bayfront sanctuaries connecting people with air plants of the world, native nature, and our regional history. Established by forward thinking women of their time, Selby Gardens is composed of the 15-acre Downtown Sarasota campus and the 30-acre Historic Spanish Point campus in the Osprey area of Sarasota County.


Jennifer O. Rominiecki - President & CEO

Jennifer O. Rominiecki began her tenure as President and Chief Executive Officer of Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in February 2015. She possesses twenty years of experience at major New York City cultural institutions. Rominiecki served The New York Botanical Garden for 15 years in increasing roles of responsibility. Earlier in her career, Rominiecki held key positions at The Metropolitan Opera and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Art History and English from Lafayette College in Pennsylvania, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with Honors in Art History. Rominiecki also completed the Women’s Leadership Forum at Harvard Business School.

Headshot of Jennifer Rominiecki

In May 2020, she oversaw the adoption of Historic Spanish Point as a companion campus to Selby Gardens’ Downtown Sarasota location to form one organization with two bayfront sanctuaries connecting people to air plants of the world, native nature, and regional history. She has overseen the creation and execution of a new five-year Strategic Plan for Selby Gardens, as well as the development of a new Master Site Plan.

February 23rd at 12:00 PM via Zoom. Reminder will be sent out day before as well.

Save the date for our next event on March 9th, 2021 at noon with leadership from the Westcoast Black Theater Troupe.



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