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Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park

Carts & Cocktails event celebrates 35 years of sculpture

Carts & Cocktails event celebrates 35 years of sculpture

UNIVERSITY PARK |  Governors State University is celebrating the 30th anniversary of Bruce Nauman’s “House Divided” and the 35th anniversary of the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Carts & Cocktails 2013.

August 29, 2013 12:00 am
 Carts & Cocktails event celebrates 35 years of sculpture

Carts & Cocktails event celebrates 35 years of sculpture

Guests at last year's Carts & Cocktails event ride through Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University in University Park. The event this year is Sept. 21.

August 29, 2013 12:00 am
 Donors give to preserve monumental 'Illinois Landscape No. 5' sculpture at GSU

Donors give to preserve monumental 'Illinois Landscape No. 5' sculpture at GSU

Gary Goings, of Governors State University, power washes the huge sculpture before treating rust and finally painting it. The sculpture is part of the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at the university in University Park.

July 07, 2013 12:00 am
 Donors give to preserve monumental 'Illinois Landscape No. 5' sculpture at GSU

Donors give to preserve monumental 'Illinois Landscape No. 5' sculpture at GSU

The monumental work is once again a bright signal for visitors entering the east side of campus.

July 07, 2013 12:00 am
Donors give to preserve monumental 'Illinois Landscape No. 5' sculpture at GSU

Donors give to preserve monumental 'Illinois Landscape No. 5' sculpture at GSU

UNIVERSITY PARK |  “Signal yellow” is the color but you wouldn’t have known that earlier this spring, after the wear and tear of 38 years of exposure to the elements had faded the monumental “Illinois Landscape No. 5” into a mellow buttercream.

July 07, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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All American sculpture walk coming to Manilow Sculpture Park

UNIVERSITY PARK | Celebrate the nation’s birthday by walking in the shadows of some of America’s greatest artists from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University.

June 27, 2013 12:00 am
EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Art can strengthen education, transform lives

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Art can strengthen education, transform lives

At Governors State University, art is fundamental to human life. GSU is not an art school, but we better fulfill our mission as a comprehensive public university by our conscious commitment to the artistic experience.

June 16, 2013 12:00 am

Kites & Kids returns to Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park

UNIVERSITY PARK | Send your kite skyward over Governors State University’s magnificent Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park.

May 12, 2013 12:00 am

GSU sculpture park to celebrate 35th anniversary

UNIVERSITY PARK | Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University is celebrating 35 years as one of the nation’s most unique and vibrant art museums. During its 35th anniversary year, NMSP is reaching out to old friends and new with a series of lively events.

March 20, 2013 12:00 am
 Winter walk, chilli dinner return to GSU's sculpture park

Winter walk, chilli dinner return to GSU's sculpture park

Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park curator Geoffrey Bates narrates for participants at last year's winter walk. The annual event also includes a chilli dinner.

January 17, 2013 12:00 am
Winter walk, chilli dinner return to GSU's sculpture park

Winter walk, chilli dinner return to GSU's sculpture park

UNIVERSITY PARK | Experience a winter landscape filled with great art during the annual winter walk and chili dinner at Governors State University’s Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park from 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 26.

January 17, 2013 12:00 am
Sculpture park acquires 'Wind Waves'

Sculpture park acquires 'Wind Waves'

UNIVERSITY PARK | “Wind Waves,” a 2010 work by Mexican artist Yvonne Domenge, is the latest addition to the permanent collection at Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park.

December 16, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Sculpture park acquires 'Wind Waves'

Sculpture park acquires 'Wind Waves'

This sculpture by Mexican artist Yvonne Domenge, "Wind Waves," is now part of the permanent collection at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park in University Park.

December 16, 2012 12:00 am
 Sculpture park acquires 'Wind Waves'

Sculpture park acquires 'Wind Waves'

Artist Yvonne Domenge's sculpture is now at Governor State University. She is the first Hispanic artist represented at the sculpture park.

December 16, 2012 12:00 am

Iron Pour Jamboree at sculpture park offers unique opportunity

UNIVERSITY PARK | Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University is hosting a full day of exciting activities at its inaugural Iron Pour Jamboree, a family event from 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 6.

September 30, 2012 12:00 am
GSU sculpture park hosts inaugural Carts & Cocktails fundraiser

GSU sculpture park hosts inaugural Carts & Cocktails fundraiser

The fundraiser Carts & Cocktails is coming in September to Governors State University.

August 30, 2012 12:00 am
GSU sculpture park hosts inaugural Carts & Cocktails fundraiser

GSU sculpture park hosts inaugural Carts & Cocktails fundraiser

UNIVERSITY PARK | Governors State University is celebrating the 30th anniversary of Martin Puryear’s installation of “Bodark Arc,” at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park.

August 30, 2012 12:00 am

Tour Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park, create your own art

UNIVERSITY PARK | Visit great artwork and then create your own masterpiece when the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park hosts Sculpture Rocks! from 2 to 5 p.m. July 15.

July 08, 2012 12:00 am
New artwork on display at GSU sculpture park

New artwork on display at GSU sculpture park

UNIVERSITY PARK | Rabbit-earred and human-limbed, “Upside Down, Kneeling” is a new addition to the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University.

June 27, 2012 12:00 am
New artwork on display at GSU sculpture park

New artwork on display at GSU sculpture park

"Upside Down, Kneeling" is a sculpture by British artist Sophie Ryder on display until Oct. 31 at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University in University Park.

June 27, 2012 12:00 am
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