Rebecca John


Born 1947

Rebecca John is a science communicator curious about the biodiverse planet we live in. Communicating through science storytelling and botanical artwork, she has visited regions from the Atacama Desert to the Amazon; Mount Everest to Madagascar, exploring diverse ecosystems and wildlife. Her inspiration comes not only from being in nature but also visiting galleries, exhibitions and museums. Rebecca has taught science in an array of settings from laboratories and museums to planetariums and flight simulators. She is a self-taught artist, working with a range of traditional and digital media to produce paintings and illustrations.

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