John K. Grande has curated several editions of Earth Art at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Burlington, Ontario. Mr. Grande is the author of Balance: Art and Nature (Black Rose Books, 1994), Art Nature Dialogues: Interviews with Environmental Artists (State University of New York Press, 2007, ( , and Dialogues in Diversity: Art from Marginal to Mainstream, Pari Publishing, Italy, 2008 ( He is co-author of Nils-Udo: Kunst Mit Natur (Aachen: Ludwig Forum, 1999), Bob Verschueren: Outdoor Installations (Editions Mardaga, Brussels, 2010) and Le Mouvement Intuitif: Patrick Dougherty (Brussels: Atelier Muzeum 340, 2005). He recently curated Eco-Art with Pia Hovi-Assad and Peter Selz at the Pori Art Museum (2011) in Finland and his latest book is Homa ge to Jean-Paul Riopelle (Gaspereau/Prospect, 2011).