• Image 1

Sculpture in the Garden


Sculptures from regional artists installed in natural, picturesque setting
Now – April 2019

Back to List

Artist Name: Peter Mitten


Sculpture in the Garden

Title of Piece: Seed Split
Media: cast bronze and cast iron
Dimensions: 15"H x 40"W x 15"D
Retail Price: $5,800 + tax

Artist’s Statement: A fascination with germination. A combination of iron and bronze. For this artist, a rare work in terms of obviously representational subject matter.

Artist’s Bio: Peter Mitten received his MFA from Southern Illinois University in 1976. Since then he has taught at Point Nazarene University, San Diego Mesa College, San Diego City College, and Palomar College. He currently teaches at Mt. San Jacinto College. He is the recipient of a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant (1991), has been included in "50 San Diego Artists" by Artra Publishing (1988), and has created numerous public art projects including Escondido Transit Center, San Diego County Library in Fallbrook and Alpine, Boston, MA, Ft. Myers, FL, Dallas Area Rapid Transit, Menifee, CA, and many private collections.

Photos: Nick Ruddick