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Miriam’s Bench by Zoran Mojsilov

Friday, September 12th, 2008

Miriam's Bench by Zoran Mojsilov “Miriam’s Bench,” created by Minneapolis artist Zoran Mojsilov, is part of the Camden Gateway project.

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Eye of Newt by Ted Sitting Crow Garner

Friday, August 29th, 2008

Eye of Newt by Ted Sitting Crow Garner Native American artist Ted Sitting Crow Garner created the sculpture “Eye of Newt” in 1995.

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Benches by Paul Benson

Saturday, August 16th, 2008

Benches by Paul Benson Paul Benson created these benches for the Western Sculpture Park in St. Paul.

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Sunstack #1 by Lourdes Cue

Saturday, August 16th, 2008

Sunstack #1 by Lourdes Cue Mexican artist Lourdes Cue created “Sunstack #1″ for the Western Sculpture Park in St. Paul.

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Out of the Woods by Marcia McEachron

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

"Out of the Woods" by Marcia McEachron These giant leaves and benches offer shade, rest and whimsy at the bus stop in front of the Episcopal Homes at the corner of University and Fairview in St. Paul.

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Victory Writer’s Bench by Roger Cummings

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

Graffiti Bench Local hip-hop activist and Juxtaposition Arts founder Roger Cummings created this bench in Western Sculpture Park in St. Paul in 2001.

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Paisley Perch by Peter Morales

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

Another Minnesota Rocks project, the second for Peter Morales, “Paisley Perch” is another of his functionally artistic benches this one located in the southeast corner of Como Park in St. Paul. It also has a shape suggestive of an animal, but it’s not nearly as direct as some of his other work. Initially it struck […]

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Jaguar Throne by Peter Morales

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

Much like Craig David’s “Peace Table”, I think “Jaguar Throne” created by Peter Morales in 2001 in St. Paul’s Western Sculpture Park is another great example of functional art. Why have just a bench when you can have a work of art? And why have another work of art that you’re not supposed to touch? […]

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Peace Table by Craig David

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

I like the concept of benches that are more than a place to park your butt and artwork that’s only for looking but not touching. I like when the two intermingle, when benches go beyond simple functionality and when artwork invites you to do engage your other senses. “Peace Table” by Craig David in Cherokee […]

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