Sculpture Exhibit in the Garden
June 4 through October 16, 2016
A stunning collection of sculptures by talented local artists will be on display throughout the beautiful setting of Filoli’s Garden. A diverse range of mediums from copper to glass to re-used items are used to create exquisite works of art. A 30-minute guided walk is available for visitors to learn more about the artists, their methods and why the locations and works were chosen for the Garden. Or visitors can take a self-guided walk using a guide and map. Pieces on display will be for sale.
Meet the Sculptors Saturday, June 11
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Visitors can stroll the Garden and meet the artists while exploring this wonderful exhibit, discover what excites and enthuses the artists, learn about their techniques and the materials they have chosen to use. Trained docents will also be on-hand to take visitors on a guided 30-minute walk through the day. Reservations are not needed.
Click links below to visit the sculptor’s web sites: Cristy Aloysi and Scott Graham, Viscosity, firstname.lastname@example.org Anna Martin, www.martinsculpture.net Alex Nolan, www.3d4dlab.com David Putnam, www.davidputnamart.com Rick Ritchey, www.rikritchey.com John Toki, http://www.sculpturesite.com/JOHN-TOKI.cfm?ArtistsID=37 Patricia Vader, http://patriciavadar.com
Thursday, August 25, 5:00pm – 7:00 pm
A special evening is planned for the artists and Filoli guests. Two short, insightful talks will be given by participating artists. 30-minute guided walks will be available and complimenting the evening will be a variety of tasty appetizers and wine. While admission is free reservations are required; reservations begin April
29. Reservation deadline is August 19.
Day Walks – 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Saturdays, June 11, 26, July 9, 23, August 20, September 3, 17, October 1 or 15
Thursdays, June 23, July 14, August 25, September 15 or October 13
Evening Walks – 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Thursdays, June 16, July 21 or August 18
Take a Guided Walk in the Garden and explore the amazing sculptures that were skillfully crafted and displayed by local artists. Find out about the artists and their sculpting techniques, what materials they used, what inspired them and more.
Fee: FREE for members; $18 for non-member. Non-member fee includes same day admission to the House, Garden, Café and Gift Shop.
*Guided Walks are also planned for Meet the Sculptors Day, June 11, Summer Surprises Program, August 5 and 6 and the Artist Reception, August 25.
Fee: Free for members, $18 non-members. Non-member admission includes access to the House, Garden, Café and Gift Shop. Group tours can also be arranged. Go to www.filoli.org for details.