Gould Gallery

Spirited Stone:

Lessons from Kubota Garden

Gallery exhibit hours:
January 10–March 12, 2022
Mon-Sat 12–5 pm

This special exhibit, the first to feature objects from Kubota Garden, is curated by UW alumni, and features essays from UW College of Built Environments faculty and former students taken from the new book Spirited Stone: Lessons from Kubota’s Garden.

Included in the exhibit: The garden’s Rainforest Bell, by artist Toshiko Takaezu; photos from the 2014 Ishigaki Workshop that built the stone wall for the Terrace Overlook; an updated Kubota Garden master plan; and models of the Terrace Overlook and future visitor center.

The exhibit is sponsored by the College of Built Environments, Kubota Garden Foundation, Jones & Jones Architects.Landscape Architects.PlannersHoshide Wanzer Architects, and 4Culture.

Visit spiritedstone.wordpress.com to learn more about the book and this project.