Public Sculptures by Gail Katz James seen at Mankato, MN, Mankato - Treasure Tower

Treasure Tower

Created by Gail Katz James, this interactive sculpture is installed in Mankato, MN as part of the Mankato CityArt Walk 2016-2017. Aptly titled Treasure Tower, this piece lets visitors open three small doors over three compartments and discover hidden treasures inside.

Meet the Creator

"Gail Katz-James lives in Minneapolis where she transforms steel and recycled objects from their familiar contexts into surfaces and structures. Inspired by traditional textiles, her work often looks lacy and feminine. She earned an MFA from UC Davis in Textile Arts in 1996. Gail was awarded a 2013/14 MRAC Next Step Grant and a Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant in 2015. She is currently producing a bike rack for the City of Minneapolis.

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Available for commission/custom work