Alice Tangerini


Born 1949

As Staff Illustrator for the Botany Department at the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Alice has been specializing in drawing plants since 1972 in pen and ink, graphite and recently digital color. Her illustrations appear in scientific periodicals, floras, and nature books. Alice teaches classes in illustration techniques, juries shows and presents lectures on illustration in botanical gardens and in academic institutions. She also manages and curates an extensive collection of botanical illustrations in the Botany Department.


Works by Alice Tangerini in the collection