St. Paul Cultural Garden by Cliff Garten, Armando Guiterrez G., Ta-Coumba Aiken and Xiaowei Mei

St. Paul Cultural Garden by Cliff Garten, Armando Guiterrez, Ta-Coumba Aiken and Xiaowei MeiSt. Paul Cultural Garden by Cliff Garten, Armando Guiterrez, Ta-Coumba Aiken and Xiaowei MeiSt. Paul Cultural Garden by Cliff Garten, Armando Guiterrez, Ta-Coumba Aiken and Xiaowei MeiSt. Paul Cultural Garden by Cliff Garten, Armando Guiterrez, Ta-Coumba Aiken and Xiaowei MeiSt. Paul Cultural Garden by Cliff Garten, Armando Guiterrez, Ta-Coumba Aiken and Xiaowei MeiSt. Paul Cultural Garden by Cliff Garten, Armando Guiterrez, Ta-Coumba Aiken and Xiaowei Mei

The Saint Paul Cultural Garden is an artistic project led by Cliff Garten and dedicated in November 1993. The project reflects the history of St. Paul, its connection with the Mississippi River and investigates issues of racism in America. The project involved visual artists Ta-Coumba Aiken, Armando Gutierrez G. and Xiaowei Mei, as well as poets Sandra Benitez, Soyini Guyton, Roberta Hill Whiteman, John Minczeski, David Mura and Xeng Sue Yang.

A plaque near the garden reads:

The Cultural Garden is a gift to the residents of the Saint Paul area from The Saint Paul Foundation to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Naming of Saint Paul, developed in cooperation with the City of Saint Paul, Ramsey County, and Public Art Saint Paul.

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