Seven Carvings in the Wild Woods Bike Tour

wild woods Seven sculptures by artist Seward Johnson were placed in parks around wild forest in conjunction with the Arts in the Parks Summer Series.

Seven sculptures of Nj Natives are on display in Wildwood, NJ

Known for his art that celebrates everyday life, Johnson steps back in time with Embracing Peace as a tribute to World War II veterans. His art honors the past and reminds us of our nation’s past sacrifices. Embracing Peace is a modern tribute to our country’s veterans, Home Coming, at Fox Park.

Seward Johnson was a philanthropic visionary and artist who established the Johnson Atelier in Hamilton, NJ, in 1974. He then established Grounds For Sculpture, a nonprofit sculpture park, museum, and arboretum on the site of the ‘former New Jersey State Fairgrounds.

This year, visitors to Wildwood can’t just take the Seven Sculptures Bike Tour. But, also relax at Holly Beach Park, catch a concert at Scotty’s Park, learn something new at SOLCOW Park, and take part in the ultimate frisbee competition with Yuck, Go Fetch! At Juniper and Pacific.

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