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It would help if the guards, the visitors center, the official map of UCSD, and the general signage... read more

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Kitty272727
Fallen Star

The Tilted Cottage is the main draw here to the collection. Start at the Geisel Library and go to... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It would help if the guards, the visitors center, the official map of UCSD, and the general signage had heard of the Stuart Collection. A permanent map had a separate list of the artworks by grid numbers, but the map did not have grid numbers....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

The Tilted Cottage is the main draw here to the collection. Start at the Geisel Library and go to the 6th floor to get your first look of the cottage and also of the snake path below. Then go down and up the stairs outside...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

As a La Jolla resident, I've been very lucky to watch this outdoor sculpture installation grow throughout the years. It's just breathtaking. The pieces are placed at various locations throughout the campus, and great care has been taken the sculpture fits its special place. I...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank nancyrm2014
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Nineteen commissioned sculptures, with more to come, have been erected throughout the UC San Diego campus. Some works have been integrated with university buildings, so the collection is far more than the typical sculpture garden. Unfortunately, we lost much time attempting unsuccessfully to find a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Rumples
Reviewed July 19, 2017

This is an amazing collection of diverse art works that are found around the campus of US San Diego. It's helpful to have a map to find them all!

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank lcb5310
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Pick up a free map and enjoy the wonders of discovering the talking tree (near the library), the controversial water fountain located near the President's office, the giant rock bear, the tilted house, or other public art. It's spread all over the UCSD campus and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed January 18, 2017

If you are into college campuses and especially art, this is a must see. The quantity and variety of art is simply breathtaking.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank marjories614
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Pros - It’s free. It can be done at any time of the day (if you are up early and other attractions are not open, you can check this out). Includes exercise (walk around campus). Some of the art is very interesting! Cons - The...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Diane W
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We all though that is incredible art located at the top of engineering department building in UCSD. The Fallen Start is open to public from Tuesday to Thursday, and you need to pay the parking fee during your visit if you plan to come during...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Syiu19964
Reviewed April 23, 2015

The Stuart collection has installed a world-class collection of public art throughout the UCSD campus. From Robert Irwin to Alexis Smith, the collection is not to be missed. Check to see what days Do Ho Suh's Fallen Star is open to the public.

Date of experience: March 2015
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