Street corner art 3

I love finding these random art pieces sitting on street corners in Sacramento. Last year I shared a couple of these Capitol Box Art paintings; I spotted another one on my trip downtown last Friday, right around the corner from the California Museum, and managed to shoot all four sides.

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Queen Califia

A good museum will always offer surprises and teach you something, no matter how many times you return. Yesterday I visited to the California Museum in downtown Sacramento for the second time and was blown away by this sculpture by local artist Susan Shelton. The mythical Califia is believed by some scholars to be the source of our state’s name, […]

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Nature’s Gallery

One of the best things I discovered in my fairly brief visit to the UC Davis Arboretum this afternoon was the Nature’s Gallery Court. Each tile depicts a drought resistant plant in the UC Davis Arboretum’s Ruth Risdon Storer Garden, along with the pollinators and other insects that are essential to the plant’s ecological success. 75th Anniversary Project of the […]

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