Summer 2015: Monumental Sculpture in
Governors State University's Nathan
Manilow Sculpture Park provides the Chicagoland region with a premier
presentation of large-scale contemporary sculpture. This summer, explore the
nationally-recognized park on one of four FREE guided mini-tours, ideal for a
sunny Saturday morning.
10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Weather permitting; tours will be
cancelled with inclement weather
RSVP to 708.534.4486 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Limited capacity of 20 people per tour so reserve early.
May 23 The Usual Suspects
A mix of five works made from tires,
cast bronze and steel; all are close to GSU’s main building. Level: Perfect
for those interested in only a short walk.
June 27 The South Side - ***This tour has reached capacity. No more spots available.***
Families will love this collection
of six eccentric shapes, and materials including rice paper, welded steel,
limestone, wood and more! Level: Moderate activity.
July 25 The Wild West
If you’re new to sculpture, this is
the tour for you! With names of flying objects, a lumberjack and more, this
collection of six is for the curious. Level: Moderate activity.
Aug 22 Into the Prairie
Hiking deeper into the prairie, this
tour is for the art lover who enjoys a good hike, and features works from Bruce
Nauman, Mark DiSuvero and more. Level: Advanced, more walking.
Custom, individualized tours of the
park are available by contacting the park staff at email@example.com or 708.534.4486. More
information about arranging a tour of the park for a group can be found at Visit the Park.