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San Diego Museum of Art - Art of the Open Air - San Diego, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben
N 32° 43.907 W 117° 09.077
11S E 485825 N 3621562
Quick Description: Art of the Open Air is a Sculpture Walk located at the San Diego Museum of Art in San Diego's Balboa Park. Some of the sculptures are on display in the May S. Marcy Sculpture Court & Garden and others in the adjacent plaza de Panama.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/19/2019 2:55:45 PM
Waymark Code: WM10DPM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Where's George
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Long Description:
The 15 sculptures that forms this Sculpture Walk provide a sense of the incredible variety within modern sculpture. They attest to the enormous range of scale, color, subject matter, working methods, and materials that sculptors have investigated over the past century. Selected from the collection of The San Diego Museum of Art, these sculptures represent a wide spectrum of subjects and artists, reflecting the diversity of San Diego.

Featured works include:

Aim I (Alexander Liberman, 1980)
Big Open Skull (Jack Zajac)
Border Crossing/Cruzando el Rio Bravo (Luis Jiménez, 1989)
Cubi XV (David Smith)
Figure for Landscape (Barbara Hepworth)
Mother and Daughter Seated (Francisco Zúñiga)
Night Presence II (Louise Nevelson, 1976)
Odyssey III (Tony Rosenthal, 1973)
The Prodigal Son (Auguste Rodin)
Reclining Figure: Arch Leg (Henry Moore)
Solar Bird (Joan Miró)
Sonata Primitive (Saul Baizerman)
Spinal Column (Alexander Calder, 1968)
Two Lines Oblique: San Diego (George Rickey, 1993)
The Watchers (Lynn Chadwick, 1960)

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Hours of Operation:
Plaza the Panama sculptures: 24 hours a day, every day; May S. Marcy Sculpture Court & Garden: opens at 11:00 a.m. weekdays and 10:00 a.m. weekends


Admission Prices:
Free


Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Up to 1 hour

Transportation options to the attraction: Personal Vehicle or Public Transportation

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