Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden

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72-567 Highway 111
Palm Desert, CA

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Although Palm Springs Art Museum no longer maintains an exhibition space at The Galen in Palm Desert, we continue to present the Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden on the grounds adjacent.

The four-acre garden features 14 outdoor sculptures and over 60 desert plants and is open every day from sunrise to sunset.


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72-567 Highway 111
Palm Desert, CA 92260

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Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden

The Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden inside the Eric Johnson Memorial Gardens in Palm Desert features significant sculptures surrounded by four acres of beautifully sculpted, rolling terrain.

Set in a lushly landscaped desert oasis replete with water features, native plants, and winding walkways, the sculpture garden houses the art of modern masters, including works by Donald Judd, Betty Gold, Yehiel Shemi, Felipe Castaneda, Jesús Bautista Moroles, Dan Namingha, Gio Pomodoro, and Dave McGary.

Self-Guided Tour

Take a walk and explore the 14 outdoor sculptures and 60 desert plants that the Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden has to offer. 

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Sculptures Highlights

Sculpture by Yehiel Shemi titled "Morning"

Yehiel Shemi, Morning, 1975-76, enamel on steel, museum purchase with funds, provided by Lionel R. Bauman in memory of Sylvia D. Bauman

Sculpture by Donald Judd, Untitled

Donald Judd, Untitled, 1988-91, concrete, gift of Bettina and Donald Bryant

Sculpture by Dave McGary titled Walks Among the Stars

Dave McGary, Walks Among the Stars, 2006, bronze with patina and paint, edition 2/9, gift of Jack and Lisa McLaine

Sculptures by Jaume Plensa titled Laura and Awilda

Jaume Plensa, Laura, 2013, (left) and Awilda, 2014 (right), basalt, gift of the Faye and Herman Sarkowsky Foundation.