The extraordinary life of Edwina Sandys, the granddaughter of Sir Winston Churchill, was for the first 32 years spent within the rarified atmosphere of her distinguished family and of London high society. Since 1970, however, she has led the life of an artist.
Over the course of Ming Fay's long and impressive career as an artist, nature has always been the inspiration. In recent years, Fay's imagination has been captivated by the garden as a symbol of abundance and the place where mankind will achieve "the ultimate desirable state of being."
William Knight considered several other career paths before realizing that he was destined to be an artist. Initially, Knight achieved considerable success as a painter. For many years he worked in watercolor and oil, creating beautifully rendered landscapes, still lifes, and other traditional subject matter.
Athena Tacha is one of the most innovative and prolific pioneers of contemporary public sculpture. During a forty-year career, she has won over fifty competitions for large-scale public sculptures throughout the United States.
The luxurious color and palpable texture of Katie Murken's large-scale installation, Continua, has rigorous mathematical underpinnings combined with an element of chance. Murken is primarily a book artist who also teaches color theory at Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia.
Join us for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch featuring country French cuisine. The Lounge at Rat's Restaurant offers a relaxing escape and the views from the patio are breath-taking.
Travel through the park in style on our tram specially decorated just for the season.
The holiday season wouldn't be complete without carols!
An annual holiday favorite! Participants will make simple houses using graham crackers, icing, candy, cereal and more.
Experience a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to spend time with the visionary founder of Grounds For Sculpture in this rare Art Salon with Seward Johnson.
Amazing food, thoughtfully prepared and artfully presented, never goes out of style. Whether it's a hostess gift or to show client appreciation, Rat's Gift Cards are available in any denomination and are available year-round.
Grounds For Sculpture is pleased to present an exhibition of work by recipients of the 19th Annual Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Awards organized by the International Sculpture Center (ISC).