MISSISSIPPI MUD WORKS

 
 

GREETINGS FROM MINNESOTA Permanent installation at Minnesota State Fairgrounds

 

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Susan E. Warner

Studio Artist  •  Teaching Artist  •  Public Art

Greetings from Minnesota  10' high x 26' long, monumental mosaic travel postcard celebrating arts, culture, myth and landmarks for Minnesota sesquicentennial.  Exterior installation, east wall of FOOD building, MN State Fairgrounds.


Images on S symbolize Judy Garland, Prince and Bob Dylan (3 generations of MN talent).

O contains Weisman museum and Spoonbridge at Walker, N celebrates comeback of the wolf in MN, etc.


Tiles representing the 87 counties of MN frame mosaic. 


Warner included public participation on this statewide project, working with all ages at events and locations throughout Minnesota, including  the Gilbert Public Library,  the Waseca Historical Society Chautauqua, and with Native American students from  Red Lake community north of Bemidji.