Mission: Laumeier Sculpture Park is a living laboratory where artists and audiences explore the relationship between contemporary art and the natural environment.
Programs: Curatorial laumeier sculpture park collects, commissions, interprets and preserves monumental and site-specific sculptures throughout its 105-acre campus. The combination of rotating indoor exhibitions, permanent outdoor installations - matched with long-term loans and artist lectures at partnering local universities - actively engages people in experiences of sculpture and nature simultaneously while addressing the conceptual framework of laumeier's mission to initiate a life long process of cultural awareness.
public programslaumeier sculpture park is an accredited museum and public park. The institution provides a broad spectrum of culturally enriching activities for community members and guests from around the globe to enjoy each year. Presenting a unique mix of art and nature, laumeier annually hosts art fair and many other public programs. These programs provide the public opportunities to participate in the community and further develop their appreciation for art and nature by experiencing it in tandem with the respective program offerings. In an effort to continue reaching the public in ways that are of interest the park is making significant improvements, while developing and expanding the displays.
educationclasses, camps and tours are provided to k-12 students, college level students, and adults interested in sculpture and the overlapping systems and communities that exist at laumeier. The institution's educational mission is to expand critical and creative thinking through interaction with contemporary art and related cultural programs that enrich individual lives and positively effect and contribute to communities locally, nationally and internationally.
exhibitslaumeier sculpture park presents and interprets significant trends in the field of sculpture and creates new scholarship, provides access to, and perspective on, contemporary art. Laumeier's exhibition program supports the work of emerging, mid-career and established artists locally, nationally and internationally and brings forth new scholarship in the field.