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American Jewish University: Marvin and Sondra Smalley Sculpture Garden
Familian Campus
15600 Mulholland Drive
Bel-Air, CA 90077
Tel: (+ 1) 888 853 6763 or (+ 1) 310 476 9777

Dedicated in 1981, the Smalley Sculpture Garden displays a dynamic growing collection of works produced during the latter half of the 20th Century by internationally renowned artists such as Beverly Pepper, Sol Lewitt, Jenny Holzer, and George Rickey. The garden is intended to represent the University’s commitment to encouraging the appreciation of the arts.

Open daily, free of charge.


Barnsdall Art Park Contemporary Sculpture Garden
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery
Barnsdall Art Park
4800 Hollywood Blvd (Vermont Ave)
Hollywood, CA 90027
Tel: (+ 1) 323 660-4254

Barnsdall Park was the creation of Aline Barnsdall, who commissioned Frank Lloyd Wright to design the famous Hollyhock House in 1919. Originally intended to be the centrepiece of an arts community, with theatres and actors’ dorms, it has since been developed into the LA Municipal Art Gallery and Theatre, a space for visual and performing arts.

After the Northridge 1994 earthquake Barnsdall Park was closed for repairs and remodeling. The process included the opening of the new Contemporary Sculpture Garden in 2003. There is a programme of changing sculpture exhibitions, one of the first exhibitions being metal sculptures by Michael Todd.


Boone Sculpture Garden
Pasadena City College
1570 E. Colorado Road
Pasadena, CA 91106
Tel: (+ 1) 626 585-7123

In memory of George and Fern Boone, this sculpture garden, designed by New York environmental artist Jody Pinto, comprises thirty sculptures surrounding a "Garden of Activities", combined with a fountain and stream running the length of quadrangle within grounds of the Pasadena City College.


Byxbee Park

Palo Alto Baylands,
2375 Embarcadero Road, 
Palo Alto, CA

This park, built on a 150 acre landfill site up to 60 feet deep covered by one foot of impermeable clay and two feet of topsoil, displays and incorporates art forms on a series of man-made hillocks. Landscape architect George Hargreaves and artists Peter Richards and Michael Oppenheimer designed this intriguing site, bereft of vegetation (roots would rupture the clay cap), playgrounds or picnic areas. This is as much an earthwork as it is a sculpture park.

Public access all year round.


‘California Scenario’ By Isamu Noguchi (1980-82)
2 Town Center, South Coast Plaza
Bristol at Highway I-405
Costa Mesa, CA

Situated on a 1.6 acre plaza between two office blocks, California Scenario by renowned artist Isamu Noguchi is an abstract analogue of the state of California from Mexico to the Oregon border, and the Pacific Ocean to the Colorado River.


Chapman University Campus Sculpture Garden
1 University Drive
Orange, CA 92866
Tel: (+ 1) 714 997-2400

A sculpture garden was added to the university campus as part of renovations to the libraries in 2004. Also placed throughout the 42 acre campus are sculptures by Roger Barr, Benbow Bullock, Elizabeth MacQueen, Jerome Kirk, Rosyyn Mazzilli, J.P. Jones, and William Wareham.

The curator of the university collection is Maggie Owens.


City of Hope Sculpture Garden
National Medical Center
1055 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, California 90017
Tel: (+ 1) 213 202-5735

A wonderful collection by recognised Southern California sculptors in one of the leading health care and cancer research centres in America.
Artists include Robert Brady, Guy Dill, Michael Todd, Charles Arnoldi, Peter Reginato, Seiji Kunishima and Gwynn Murrill.


Cornerstone Festival of Gardens
23570 Highway 121
Sonoma, California 95476 
Tel: (+ 1) 707 933 3010

Across the highway 121 from Gloria Ferrer Winery situated on nine acres, are 17 ‘gallery-style garden exhibits’. Each separate garden is designed by regional and international landscape architects and garden designers. Opened summer of 2004 by founder Chris Houghie, the gardens are designed to show off the professional design skills of the landscapers.
The gardens themselves are site specific aesthetic pieces.

Open 10am-4pm. Admission fee applies.


de Young Museum Sculpture Garden
Golden Gate Park
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, California 94118
Tel: (+ 1) 415 863 3330

The new museum’s fascinating structure by architects Herzog and de Mueron includes sculpture gardens with impressive sculptures by Isamu Noguchi, Beverly Pepper, James Turrell, Bob Arneson, Louise Nevelson and Claes Oldenberg & Coosje Van Bruggen. A site specific commission by Andy Goldsworthy called "Drawn Stone" marks the entrance; a continuous man made crack that runs from the road, through the exterior courtyard and bisects boulders on the way to the doorway of the museum.

Open Tuesday to Sunday, 9:30am to 5:15pm. Admission fee applies, however the first Tuesday of each month is free.


Djerassi Artist-in-Residence Program
2325 Bear Gulch Road
Woodside, California 94062
Tel: (+ 1) 650 747 1250

On the Pacific side of the Coast Range directly west of the Stanford campus are 500 plus rolling acres of grasses, wooded areas and smashing vistas of the ocean eight miles down the hillsides. Founded by Carl Djerassi, who started the Syntex Corporation, in 1982, as one of only 18 then artist-in-residence centres in the country, it is still going strong.
On the grounds in often hidden nooks and crannies are 40 site specific sculptures by artists that were in residence and left their imprints. They include: David Nash, Joyce Guatemala, Mauro Staccioli, Mark Reeves, Mel Henderson and John Roloff, among others.

Each year, from mid April to late October, the Programme offers tours of its property and many of the artworks. Reservations are required. 2 mile tours are free however, tours led by the director of the programme cost $45.


di Rosa Sculpture Meadow
di Rosa Preserve
5200 Carneros Highway,
121 Napa, California 94559
Tel: (+ 1) 707 226 5991 (Ext. 34)
Tour Bookings: 707-226-5991 Ext. 25 or

On 220 landscaped acres of Napa Valley are four galleries displaying a  growing collection of over 2,000 pieces of visual art by over 900 Bay Area artists. The preserve contains the personal collection of founder Rene di Rosa. Surrounding the four large galleries are beautiful vineyards on rolling hills. A 1/3 mile sculpture trail in the valley below Milliken Peak winds its way past large-scale outdoor sculptures by such artists as Mark di Suvero, Viola Frey, Gordon Heuther, and Mildred Howard.

Benbow Bullock is delighted to have six of his sculptures in the permanent collection on the Preserve. His aluminium "A Rocket's Red Glare" and "Terra Incognita" welcome visitors as they enter the grounds on the paved entry drive at the Gate House.

The Di Rosa Preserve is open year round for guided tours which are open to the public by reservation, on Tuesdays to Saturdays only. An admission fee applies.


Frederick Weisman Collection 
265 Carolwood Drive
Bel Air, California
Tel: (+ 1) 310 277 5321 

Weisman’s collection, which was accumulated over 40 years, has work by prominent international artists: Moore, Magritte, Warhol, Lichtenstein, Botero, Rickey, and Viola Frey. There are over 25 outdoor sculptures on the grounds.

Open to the public by reservation only, Monday to Friday from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm. Admission is free


The Getty Centre
1200 Getty Center Drive,
Los Angeles, California 90049
Tel: (+ 1) 310 440 7305

The vast complex of buildings and landscaping was the product of architect Richard Maier, with the design of the Central Garden by commissioned artist Robert Irwin. This living work of art is constantly being added to with new plants complementing Irwin’s statement; "Always changing, never twice the same", which is carved into the plaza floor. See also the Fran and Ray Stark Sculpture Garden and Sculpture Terrace which display sculptures by Frink, Moore, Nugochi and Hepworth.

Tuesday–Friday 10:00am–5:30 pm
Saturday 10:00am –9:00 pm
Sunday 10:00am –5:30 pm
Admission to the Getty Center gardens and to all exhibitions is is free.


Imago Galleries
45-450 Hwy 74,
Palm Desert, California 92260
Tel: (+ 1) 760 836 9001

Breathtaking two story contemporary state of the art gallery opened in Autumn 1999, complete with adjacent sculpture garden. It was designed to display art glass, and large scale sculptures both indoors and out. Changing exhibitions include shows or work done by Fletcher Benton and Dale Chiluly.

Open Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10am till 5.50pm, Sunday from 1pm till 5pm. Mondays by appointment only.


I. Wolk Sculpture Gallery: Auberge du Soleil 
Auberge du Soleil
180 Rutherford Hill Road
Rutherford, California
Tel: (+ 1) 707 963 1211

Over 100 sculptures by Californian artists are exhibited on the stunning 33 acre grounds of the world class inn & restaurant, Auberge du Soleil. Sculptures are well displayed among the groves of olive trees and are for viewing and for sale. Artists have included Benbow Bullock, John Battenberg, Bill Wareham, Peter Forakis, Charles Ginnever, Robert Holmes, Lucia Eames, Dan Dykes, Carl Dern and Lisa Demetrios.

To schedule a visit, contact Ira Wolk at The I. Wolk Sculpture Gallery, Auberge du Soleil on 707-963-1211.


Living Memorial Sculpture Garden
Upon the Northwest Slope of Mount Shasta
Off Hwy 97, Siskiyou Co., Northern California
Tel: (+ 1) 530 938 2218

A commemorative garden memorialising those who fought in the Vietnam war was created on 136 acres of U.S. Forest Service land and comprises eleven sculptures by artist Dennis Smith and over 90,000 trees planted by families, community groups and veterans. The garden is the original concept of artist and Vietnam veteran, Ric A. Delugo.


Los Angeles County Museum of Art:
and the B.Gerald Cantor Sculpture Gardens, and 'Palm Garden' by Robert Irwin
5905 Wilshire Blvd.,
Los Angeles, California 90036
Tel: (+ 1) 323 857 6000

The LACMA’s B.Gerald Cantor Sculpture Garden displays a collection of more than 10 works by Rodin as well as other 19th and 20th century artists. In addition, works by artists such as Calder, Caro, Judd, Kelly, and Moore can be found in the museum’s Roundtable Sculpture Garden.
In 2008 artist Robert Irwin began to install Palm Garden, a living installation of native desert palm trees that repeats the architectural plans for the museum.

The museum is open everyday except Wednesdays.


Montalvo Arts Center: ‘Sculpture on the Grounds’
PO Box 158
Saratoga, California 95071-0158
Tel: (+ 1) 408 961 5800

Situated on 175 acres of hiking trails and gardens ‘Sculpture on the Grounds’ offers changing exhibitions of cutting edge sculpture.  In addition Montalvo offers artist-in-residence programs, performance art, and outdoor and indoor music concerts.

Open year round it is advisable to call ahead for details on what is currently showing.


Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (La Jolla): Edwards Sculpture Garden
700 Prospect Street
La Jolla, California 92037-4291
Tel: (+ 1) 858 454 3541 (24-hour recorded information)

The garden at MCASD first opened in 1960 and was redesigned in 1996 by Garbini & Garbini to coincide with the museum’s renovation. On display are both permanent sited works and temporary sculpture exhibitions. 

The museum is open 11 am - 5 pm Fridays to Tuesdays, and 11 am - 7 pm on Thursdays. Closed Wednesdays. Admission fee applies, although free entry on Thursday evenings from 5 to 7pm.


Museum of Latin American Art: The Robert Gumbiner Sculpture & Event Garden
628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, California 90802
Tel: (+ 1) 562 437 1689

The museum itself was founded in 1996 and inaugurated its Sculpture Garden in September 2006, located to the north of the museum. The 10,000 square foot garden has many intimate, multi-level viewing spaces, as well as an outdoor stage for performing arts. There are over 30 sculptures in the garden representing almost one artist per Latin American country, including work by Benito Rosas and Fernando de Szyszlo from Peru; Alejandro Quijano, Alberto Vargas Aguirre and Marco Aldaco- Mexico; and Cecila Miguez of Uruguay.

The garden is open from 12 till 4pm, Tuesday - Friday, and 12 till 5pm, Saturday and Sunday. During the summer months the garden is frequently closed to the public for private functions. Check with the museum admission desk first.


Natural Elements Sculpture Park
Santa Monica, California
Tel: (+ 1) 310 458 8350

Ten site specific sculptures installed on lesser used sections of the Beach from Ocean Park to the Pacific Palisades, "Singing Beach Chairs" by Douglas Hollis is the best known and easily recognised.


Norton Simon Museum Sculpture Garden
411 W. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, California 91105-1825
Tel: (+ 1) 626 449 6840

Late 19th and early 20th century sculpture is displayed on the museum’s 79,000 square foot gardens, landscaped by noted designer Nancy Goslee Power. Works include Giocometti, Lipchitz, Mason, Moore, Rodin, and Serra. The Museum is open Wednesday to Monday (Closed Tuesdays) from 12 till 6pm, late night opening on Fridays.

The Gardens close 15 minutes before the museum closes. Admission fee applies.


Oakland Museum of California Sculpture Garden
1000 Oak Street
Oakland, California 94607
Tel: (+ 1) 510 238 2258

Architect Roche and Landscape architect Kiley designed the landscaped sculpture gardens on top of the multi-tiered museum building. The sculpture follows the contours of the building levels, a design that has been accepted by other museums around the world.

Sculptures include work by artists David Gilhooly, Peter Voulkos, Bruce Beasley, Robert Arneson, John Roloff, Mark di Svero, Stephen de Staebler, Michael Hazier, George Rickey, Fletcher Benton, Viola Frey and Ruth Asawa. The museum has also installed Benbow Bullock's painted steel triptych, "Meknes" in a high profile city park in front of the landmark Kaiser Building overlooking Lake Merritt, a gift of Walter Shornstein in 1999.

Open Wednesday to Saturday from 10am till 5pm, Sunday from 12 till 5pm. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Admission fee applies.

The Oakland Museum of California Sculpture Court at City Center
The museum also operates an additional sculpture court between the museum building and the 1111 Broadway  Building in downtown Oakland with changing exhibitions.


Oakwilde Ranch & Sculpture
South Burson Road
Valley Springs, CA  95252
Tel: +1 209 931 4561

Oakwilde Ranch & Sculpture is a private park spanning 52 acres in the Sierra foothills. Artists Kresimir Luckars and Denise Mayfield designed the park as an “open canvas”, with hopes to create an open air gallery to precipitate a greater appreciation of sculpture.

Oakwilde Ranch & Sculpture has changing exhibitions as well as a permanent collection, which celebrate the relationship between art and nature. Artists include Kresimir Luckars, Denise Mayfield, David Turner, Sherman Moore, Gery Mitchell and Mark Knize.

Visits upon request.


O'Hanlon Center for the Arts
616 Throckmorton Ave
Mill Valley, California 94941
Tel: (+ 1) 415 388 4331

The ‘Sight & Insight’ art centre was created by artists Ann and Richard O’Hanlon in 1969, renamed the O’Hanlon Center for the Arts in 2004. Located on a beautiful four acre idyllic hillside near the center of Mill Valley, the centre was created to allow people of all ages to discover and create their own creative expression. The site includes a 2,000 square foot art gallery which has monthly changing exhibitions in addition to other buildings that are used as studios for both the visual and literary arts. There is a very active teaching and workshop programme for both types of expression.
On terraced surfaces on the contoured hillside are locations to display outdoor sculptures, some created by Dick O' Hanlon who was professor and chairman of the sculpture department at University of California, Berkeley, for many years.

Gallery hours are 10am – 2pm, Tuesdays to Saturdays. Events programme can be viewed online.


Orange County Museum of Art: Newport Harbour Museum Sculpture Garden
850 San Clemente Drive
Newport Beach, California 92660
Tel: (+ 1) 949 759 1122

Admission fee applies. Museum is open Wednesday to Sunday, 11am – 5pm (open till 8pm on Thursdays).


Palm Springs Museum of Art: Marcuse Sculpture Garden and Elrod Sculpture Garden
101 Museum Drive,
Palm Springs, California 92262
Tel: (+ 1) 760 322 4800

In addition to changing exhibitions in a well designed new contemporary museum building, the museum has two adjacent sculpture gardens landscaped with a feeling of the desert surroundings. The Marcuse Sculpture Garden is located on the north side of the building off the Cafe, and the Elrod Sculpture Garden is of equal size and adjacent, but separated from the Marcuse. A sculpture show-stopper is Mark di Suvero's sculpture that includes the actual bucket shovel from an old vintage steam shovel.

Museum hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10am - 5pm. Thursday 12pm - 8pm. Admission fee applies.


Paradise Ridge Winery: Marjike’s Grove
Paradise Ridge Winery
4545 Thomas Lake Harris Drive
Santa Rosa, California 95403
Tel: (+ 1) 707 528-9463

On the grounds of the Paradise Ridge Winery in the Fountaingrove area of Santa Rosa, is a half mile long sculpture park called Marjike’s Grove. A programme of annual exhibitions is in place rather than a permanent collection and the work on display is largely by regional artists working in ceramics and wood.

The sculpture grove is open daily during wine tasting hours: January to March, 11am to 5pm Fridays to Mondays only. April to December, 11am to 5pm daily. 


Queen Califia's Magical Circle
Iris Sankey Arboretum
Kit Carson Park
Escondido, San Diego County, California

Niki de Saint Phalle is internationally known for her playful totemic large scale "Nana" sculptures. Perhaps the most famous is the fountain in the Pompidou Centre, with kinetic sculptures created by de Saint Phalle and her late husband Jean Tinguely.

On moving to La Jolla in California Niki de Saint Phalle created Queen Califia's Magical Circle, the only American sculpture garden created by the artist. This garden is based on the stories of Queen Califia and the history of Southern California. Informally referred to as "the magical circle", it comprises a 120 foot diameter circle of totemic friendly fun loving sculptures.

The Garden was donated to the City of Escondido in San Diego County before de Saint Phalle died in 2002. The Circle opened in October 2003 on a 12 acre natural habitat in Kit Carson Park, Escondido, California; one half hour north of San Diego on I-15.

A dramatic part of the Magic Circle is the Snake Wall and Maze, a weaving pulsating circular wall 400 feet in length with heights ranging from four to nine feet. Writhing playful serpents open the way into a maze of walls and floors covered in black, white and mirrored tiles. Exiting the maze, you come upon an open courtyard where there are nine free standing colourful, whimsical totemic sculptures in the garden based on American Indian, Pre-Columbian and Mexican art, enhanced by the artist's fantastic imagination.

Open Tuesday - Sunday; Free Admission.


Roseville Sculpture Park

350 North Sunrise Avenue
Roseville, CA 95661

Roseville Park hosts an annual exhibition of local school children’s sculptures. Nearby, "Cosmos" is an 80 foot high abstract fire-engine red, painted steel sculpture, made by the well known sculptor, Aristedes Demetrios.  The sculpture was installed and donated to the City of Roseville in 1990, by a local real estate developer.


St. Supery Vineyards and Winery
8440 St. Helena Hwy
Rutherford, California 94573
Tel: (+ 1) 707 963-4507

In 1986, the Skalli family, a third generation of French Winemakers (Languedoc), acquired an 56 acre historic vineyard in the Rutherford appellation. This site is the home of the St. Supery Winery, the historic Atkinson House, and a beautiful landscaped garden that invites visitors wander and linger.

In late 2002, Benbow Bullock was invited to install ten of his painted steel geometric abstract large scale outdoor sculptures. Bright colours are featured and enhance the elegance of the greens and browns of the lawns and vineyards, in contrast. Bullock also recently installed a fire engine red endless spiral steel auger, over 30 feet high, at the entry to the winery. The sculpture is a welcome marker to St. Supery, on Highway 29, the main thoroughfare of the Napa Valley.

St. Supery is open seven days a week.


San Diego Museum of Art: May S. Marcy Court and Sculpture Garden
1450 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego, California
Tel: (+ 1) 619 232 7931

This small garden features the work of sculptors such as Louise Nevelson, Henry Moore, George Rickey and Alexander Calder. One accesses the garden via the courtyard restaurant adjacent to the museum.   Admission to the garden is free.

The museum is open Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10am – 5pm, and Sundays from 12 – 5pm. Closed Mondays. Admission fee applies to the museum.


SFMOMA: Rooftop Garden 
151 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: (+1) 415 357 4000

San Francisco-based Jensen Architects designed the SFMOMA Rooftop Garden, which opened to the public on May 10, 2009. The garden provides three new spaces for the display of sculpture; Sculpture Garden and Garden Terrace — both for outdoor works — and the Pavilion, a glass-walled enclosure that features indoor works. A rotation of major modern and contemporary sculptures from the museum's collection can be seen. Artists include Robert Arneson, Louise Bourgeois, Alexander Calder, Ellsworth Kelly, Mario Merz, Ranjani Shettar, and Kiki Smith.

The museum is open everyday except Wednesdays, from 11.00am till 5.45pm (Thursdays till 8.45pm). Admission if charged.


SculptureSite Gallery (two locations)

Sonoma site (A New Leaf Gallery):
23570 Arnold Drive, Hwy 121
Sonoma, California 95476
Tel: (+ 1) 707 933 1300

San Francisco site:
Convention Center Plaza
201 3rd Street, Suite 102
San Francisco, California 94103
Tel: (+ 1) 415 495 6400

The Sonoma and San Fransisco locations replace the former Berkeley site at 1286 Gilman Street. Outdoor works are displayed in the urban setting of San Francisco's Convention Centre Plaza and throughout 9 acre gardens in the beautiful wine country of Sonoma.

A New Leaf Gallery: Sonoma, open daily 10am to 5pm

Sculpturesite Gallery, open Tuesday through Saturday 12pm to 5pm


Shibui Sculpture Garden
PO Box 333
Little River (Mendocino), California
Tel: (+ 1) 707 937 2787

Artist Richard Yaski has created two sculpture gardens highlighting his own work overlooking the Pacific Ocean just minutes from the town of Mendocino.


Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.,
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Tel: (+ 1) 310 440 4500

The centre focuses on Jewish culture and history. The site features a museum and sculptures integrated into the terraces, courtyards and surrounding landscape.

Open Tuesdays to Fridays from 12 till 5pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-5pm. Closed Mondays and Jewish holidays. Admission to the grounds is free, however access to the museum is charged.


Stanford University

Rodin Sculpture Garden at the Cantor Arts Centre
Stanford University
328 Lomita Drive (at Museum Way)
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
Tel: (+ 1) 650 723 4177

The Cantor Arts Centre houses one of the largest Rodin collections, including twenty sculptures installed in the Rodin Sculpture Garden.
The Rodin Sculpture Garden is open to view at all hours, admission is free.

The Cantor Arts Centre is open to visitors from Wednesdays to Sundays 11am – 5pm (till 8pm on Thursdays)


The Papua New Guinea Sculpture Garden   
Stanford University
Santa Teresa Street near Roble Hall
Stanford, CA 94305-5060

Artists from Papua New Guinea’s Sepik River created a garden of 40 wood and stone carvings during a five-month visit to the university in 1994. The garden is always open with free tours on the third Sunday of the month.

Sculpture on Campus Collection
The collection has over 20 sculpture and site specific pieces including works by Maya Lin, Mark di Suvero, Linda Fleming and Andy Goldsworthy. A downloadable walking guide is available at .
Campus sculpture is available for view at all hours.


Steven Oliver Ranch and Sculpture Garden
River Road, Geyserville CA

Steven and Nancy Oliver began to commission site specific works for their ranch in 1985, soon to become one of the most ambitious private collections. Access is by appointment only. Tours limited to organized visual-arts groups.


Tasende Gallery
820 Prospect Street,
La Jolla, California 92037
Tel: (+ 1) 858 454 3691

The Tasende Gallery has a history of mounting outdoor displays of works by sculptors such as Moore, de Saint Phalle, di Suvero Chillida and Nugochi, on Prospect Street outside it’s gallery in La Jolla, in addition to collaborating with city public art projects. Contact the gallery for current projects.


University of California, Berkeley: Outdoor Art
Campus Landscape Architect
1936 University Ave #1380
Berkeley, California 94720-1380
Tel: (+ 1) 510 643 9363

There are over 30 outdoor large scale outdoor sculptures on the UCB campus. Artists include: Emmy Lou Packard, Ralph Stackpole, A. Sterling Calder, Richard O'Hanlon' Linda Fleming, Jerome Kirk, Victor Bergeon, Arnoldo Pomodoro and Alexander Calder.

A pamphlet with a map can be obtained at the above address called "Outdoor Art at the UCB: A Century of Art". Guided tours of campus are available to book.


University of California, Los Angeles: Franklin D. Murphy Sculpture Garden
405 Hilgard Avenue, Westwood,
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Tel: (+ 1) 310 443 7003

In 1967 UCLA Chancellor Franklin D. Murphy opened the sculpture garden, acquiring all sculptures via donation rather than university funds. The garden has a core collection of work by Henry Moore, David Smith, Jacques Lipchitz, and Barbara Hepworth. The UCLA Art Council, alumni and local philanthropists continue to give pieces which total now over 60.

The permanent collection on display includes work by Alexander Archipenko, Jean Arp, Alexander Calder, Anthony Caro, Lynn Chadwick, Henri Matisse, Aristide Maillol, George Rickey, William Turnbull, and William Tucker. The sculpture garden is managed by the Hammer Museum of UCLA.


University of California, San Diego: The Stuart Collection
9500 Gilman Drive,
La Jolla, California 92093
Tel: (+ 1) 858 534 2117

Since 1982 the UCSD and local community has seen an incredible collection of site specific commissions in and around the buildings on campus. Sculptors include Nam June Paik, Nikki de Saint Phalle, Robert Irwin and Bruce Nauman.

Guided tours of campus are available to book.





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di Rosa Sculpture Meadow, Napa, CA, USA

di Rosa Sculpture Meadow, Napa, CA, USA

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MCASD, Edwards Sculpture Garden, La Jolla, CA, USA

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