Public art collection listing

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Since it's creation the Public Art Fund has gradually been enlivening the streets and public buildings of Kelowna. Whether it’s a whimsical sculpture or a practical tree grate, today more than 60 pieces of public art enhance the aesthetic nature and charm of Kelowna.

For more information on the Public Art Collection around Kelowna, view the Public Art Brochure or let the mobile-friendly Public Art Virtual Tour be your guide.

Chief Sw'kn'cut
The Work The commissioning of this life size sculpture by Westbank First Nation, located along Kelowna’s waterfront, is envisioned as a learning opportunity through the sharing of cultures...
Year:2019
Artist:Crystal Przybille
From Within Photo
The Work This life-sized bronze figure bursts from her past confines. AS the sun hits her face for the first time she is reborn. This piece looks to cultivate the process of growth, empowerment...
Year:2018
Artist:David Jacob Harder
In The Family Photo
The WorkThis large wood sculpture of a family of bears was carved from a single Cottonwood tree. Situated near the spray park, the sculpture’s theme promotes Kelowna and City Park as a major...
Year:2016
Artist:Randy Duff
The Valley
The WorkThe Valley is a digitally fabricated sculpture that consists of 200 individually cut cross sections of Okanagan Valley topography. The work is a sculptural abstraction of the Okanagan Valley’...
Year:2017
Artist:Ron Hat and Michael Fugeta
Conquest
The WorkThe sculpture is symbolic of the spirit of those who overcome. The sculpture is 4.3 meters high and was a gift to the Interior Health Authority by the Reid family.
Year:1993
Artist:Robert Dow Reid
Arborvitae
The Work Natural stone in a variety of colours and textures was used to create a mural framing the main entranceway to a supportive housing project. The mural, with its accompanying text on the...
Year:2008
Artist:Oliver Harwood & Marie Bortolotto
Kelowna Public Art Tour
Artist:Public Art Tour Intro Page
Baseball Murals
The WorkRutland Minor Baseball Association (RMBA) celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2012. To commemorate the event, RMBA received funding under the Community Public Art Program to apply murals to...
Year:2013
Artist:Tandem Studios (Liz Dumontet and Dylan Ranney)
Bird Bath and Hummingbird Sculpture
The WorkThese works are found within a section of the garden designed to attract butterflies and hummingbirds. The Bird Bath was donated by the Lucas Family, in memory of Donella (Dolly) Lucas and...
Year:2003
Artist:Doug Alcock
Cathedrals
The WorkCommissioned by the College while the artist was still a visual arts student here, this commemorative sun dial, shaped like an open book, plays with the movement of light and shadow through...
Year:1975
Artist:Robert Dow Reid