Our Public Art Programs support excellence in public art of many kinds, by emerging and established artists, in new and traditional media, and through award-winning commissions and artist collaborations.
The program produces contemporary art for public spaces throughout the city.
Platforms: We Are Here, Live
We’ve commissioned 23 emerging and established Vancouver, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) Nations based artists to create pieces that reflect the complexities of the COVID-19 pandemic, which we will present on platforms across Vancouver until November 2022.
Current public art projects
A monthly series of public art projects being presented from June until the year’s end.
The Collective Agency Project provides a group of older adults with a unique opportunity to work with established artists.
We're reviewing the future of the Centennial Totem Pole located in Hadden Park just south of the Maritime Museum in Kitsilano.
Home + Away is a playful public artwork with seating for over 40 people at Hastings Park's Empire Fields.
501 - 111 West Hastings St
Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4
Arts, Culture, and Environment Park Board
2099 Beach Ave
Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4