Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden


The Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden inside the Eric Johnson Memorial Gardens at the Palm Springs Art Museum 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.


The sculpture garden is open year-round with no admission fee.

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

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

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