Symphony In Sculpture Interactive Tours

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 Noon Buy Tickets
Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 Noon Buy Tickets
Friday, Sep 28, 2012 Noon Buy Tickets
Location

Pappajohn Sculpture Park

Free.

Join a Des Moines Symphony musician and a Des Moines Art Center docent in an interactive tour through the Pappajohn Sculpture Park. Our Symphony musician will perform excerpts from a new piece, Symphony In Sculpture, inspired by the Pappajohn Sculpture Park and written for the Des Moines Symphony’s 75th Anniversary Season debut, and a docent will explain each sculpture featured in the work.

Tours begin at the corner of 15th and Locust Streets and will progress in the following order:

  • T8 (Mark di Suvero)
  • White Ghost (Yoshitomo Nara)
  • Back of a Snowman (White) and Back of a Snowman (Black) (Gary Hume)
  • Thinker on a Rock (Barry Flanagan)
  • AncientForest(Deborah Butterfield)
  • Spider (Louise Bourgeois)
  • Post-Balzac (Judith Shea)
  • Moonrise. East. January and Moonrise. East. August (Ugo Rondinone)
  • Nomade (Jaume Plensa)

This is a 2012 Des Moines Symphony Week event. Find out more about the week’s events here and experience the world premiere of Symphony in Sculpture on Sep 29 & 30.

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