Art in the Gardens
On exhibit through May 14
CloudScapes by Marc Barker
- South Lobby, Crystal Bridge
- Hours are regular Crystal Bridge hours: Monday-Saturday, 9am-5pm; Sunday, 11am-5pm
- OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, March 23, 5-6:30pm.
Sixteen oil on canvas works of art by Oklahoma artist Marc Baker on display at Myriad Botanical Gardens’ Crystal Bridge, South Lobby through May 14. Marc has more than 12-years experience in the field of interactive media and more than 20 years experience in the arts. He also draws inspiration equally from his backgrounds in science and art. Marc has exhibited his work internationally at the Baltic Speleological Congress, Sweden, and the International Congress of Speleology in England. Recent exhibitions in Oklahoma City include Nault Fine Art Gallery, Individual Artists of Oklahoma, City Art Center, Pickard Art Gallery, Untitled [ArtSpace] and the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition. Proceeds from works of art sales will benefit the Myriad Gardens.
Sculpture Addition to the Children’s Garden
Thanks to a signature grant from the Fred Jones Family Foundation, the Myriad Botanical Gardens is delighted to announce that the commission of a charming “Prairie Dog” sculpture from renowned artist, Nancy Schȯȯn. Look for this latest public art addition to the Children’s Garden.
Story Teller Chair
Thanks to a generous gift from Gail and Bill Beals, local Oklahoma artist Don Narcomy has created a one-of-a-kind kind mystical throne that will sure to bring delight to children and families for many years of storytelling and reading in the Children’s Garden.
Gold Fish Sculpture
Located on the east side of the Crystal Bridge.
Artist Hans Van de Bovenkamp created the 14-foot red abstract sculpture as a means to connect the organic forms of nature with urban architecture and the environment. You can find this sculpture on the north west corner of the Gardens.
“Roots” by Don Narcomey
Roots was purchased as a permanent sculpture in the Myriad Gardens to commemorate the 25th anniversary.