a monumental outdoor sculpture exhibition

Share your favorite moments, angles, and perspectives of this amazing exhibition with us for a chance to win a beautiful ‘Peace Crane’ bronze mini sculpture by Kevin Box.

Photo submissions are judged on how well they capture the exhibition's relationship to the surrounding garden and the aesthetic perspective. Winners will be announced the week of October 10, 2021, on social media and via email.

Open to photographers of all ages. Limit 5 images per photographer. Photographs with and without people are allowed. Please be sure to respect the Garden when taking your photos. 


Grand Prize Winner: 

‘Peace Crane’ bronze mini sculpture by Kevin Box (a $450 value)

2nd Place Winner: 

OiG Gift Bag filled with a t-shirt, coffee mug, water bottle, signed origami book by one OiG artists, and other surprises

3rd Place Winner: 

OiG Gift Bag filled with a t-shirt, origami paper, and other surprises

photo submission

  • Photos must be submitted via email to OrigamiintheGarden@gmail.com
  • High-resolution images only
  • Limit 5 images per photographer
  • Include full name & email address
  • Subject: "MBG Photo Contest"
  • Deadline: October 10, 2021. 
  • Submission of photos will authorize OrigamiintheGarden and Missouri Botanical Garden to use the photos for future promotions and print, media, and online.