- Cliff Garten
- Artwork Type
- Media & Support
- Parks and Recreation
El Cariso Community Regional Park
13100 Hubbard Street
About the Artist
Cliff Garten is a Venice-based artist and landscape architect who has created artwork for numerous public art agencies including the San Francisco Arts Commission, the Fort Worth Public Art Program and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority in Los Angeles. Garten has also created public art master plans for the City of Calgary (Canada) and the Pinellas County Cultural Affairs Department.
Garten received his Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture from the Rhode Island School of Design and his Master of Landscape Architecture from the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University. Garten is the recipient of two Individual Artist Fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Bush Foundation Fellowship for Individual Artists, the Bush Foundation Leadership Fellowship and the Jerome Foundation Travelling Artist Grant.