Art in Public Places

Public Art is a tool to add to the personality of a community, while also encouraging creative expression and discussion. Many of the Public Art projects are an opportunity for the community to be a part of the construction of the pieces, thus creating truly “public” art.

Enjoy a self-guided tour of art and points of interest in public places.
Self-Guided Tours

 

 

 

APP_Archways

Archways

Artists: Mark Grieve and Ilana Spector

Installed: 2013

Location: McBean Region Transit Center Park and Ride

APP_Golden Valley Bridge

Connecting through the Arts

Artists: Marc Kolodziejczyk, Nicole Armitage, and Special Children’s Art Foundation

Installed: 2011

Location: Under Golden Valley Bridge on Soledad Canyon Road, 21019 1/2 Soledad Canyon Road

APP_Friends

Friends

Artist: Madeline Wiener

Installed: 2010

Location: Canyon Country Park, 17615 Soledad Canyon Road


APP_Into the Blue

Into the Blue

Artist: Rachel Slick

Installed: 2010

Location: Santa Clarita Aquatic Center, 20850 Centre Pointe Parkway

APP_Final Lap

Final Lap

Artist: Bob Hernandez

Installed: 2010

Location: Santa Clarita Aquatic Center, 20850 Centre Pointe Parkway

APP_Art Can SCSC

Sports Complex Art Cans

Artist: Frank Rock, Gerda Maxey, Mary Kay Wilson, Dave Ekman

Installed: 2009

Location: Santa Clarita Sports Complex, 20850 Centre Pointe Parkway


APP_Children At Play

Bronze Fountain of Children Playing

Artist: Bronze West Imports

Installed: 2008

Location: Santa Clarita Aquatics Center, 20850 Centre Pointe Parkway

APP_Activities Center Mural

Activities Center Mural

Artist: Special Children’s Art Foundation

Installed: 2008

Location: Santa Clarita Activities Center, 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway

APP_Birds and Sails

Birds and Sails

Artist: Douwe Bloomberg

Installed: 2008

Location: Bridgeport Market Place, 24061 Newhall Ranch Road


APP_Comm Center Mural

Community Center Mural

Artist: Special Children’s Art Foundation

Installed: 2007

Location: Community Center, 22421 Market Street

APP_Cal Vaquero

California Vaquero

Artist: Nicole Ponsler

Installed: 2007

Location: Market Street in Old Town Newhall

APP_History of SC Southern Hotel

History of Santa Clarita’s Southern Hotel

Artist: Frank Rock

Installed: 2007

Location: Market Street in Old Town Newhall


APP_WoW Stars Mural

Walk of Western Stars

Artist: Victoria Sulski & Peter Bartczak

Installed: 2007

Location: Main Street between Market Street and 6th Street

APP_Art Can

Old Town Newhall Art Cans

Artist: JoAnna & Scott Bruckner, Mike Burton, Anne Marie Darrach, Alexa Joy, Gerda E. Maxey, Jessea Gay Marie, Ray Pinjanthuk, Jim Urick, Donna Weil, Cecily G. Willis

Installed: 2006

Location: Main Street, in Old Town Newhall

APP_Willie the Drummer Boy

Willie

Artist: Mark Henn

Installed: 2006

Location: Veterans Historical Plaza, 24275 North Walnut


APP_Youth Grove

Youth Grove

Architect: STV Inc.

Designed with assistance of the Blue Ribbon Task Force

Installed: 2006

Location: Central Park, 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road

APP_Veterans Historical Plaza

Veteran’s Plaza

Architect: Joe Varonin, Total Concept
Designed with assistance of local veterans committees

Installed: 2005

Location: Veterans Historical Plaza, 24275 Walnut Street

APP_Westfield Bronze Sculpture

Westfield Town Center Bronze Sculptures

Artist: Snell John, assisted by John C. Heindel

Installed: 2000

Location: Westfield Valencia Town Center, 24201 Valencia Boulevard


APP_Valley of the Golden Dream Mural

Valley of the Golden Dream

Artist: Miguel Angel Ramirez

Installed: 2000

Location: City Hall, 23920 Valencia Boulevard


 

APP_Transit Bear

Transit Bear

Artist: Mike Burton

Installed: August 2007

Location:City of Santa Clarita Transit Maintenance Facility, 28250 Constellation Road

APP_Golden Valley Grizzley Bear

Golden Valley Grizzly Bear

Artist: Golden Valley High School students

Installed: October 2006

Location: Golden Valley High School, 27051 Robert C. Lee Parkway

APP_Canyon Theatre Guild Bear

Canyon Theatre Guild Bear

Artist: Frank Rock

Installed: September 2006

Location: Canyon Theatre Guild, 24242 Main Street


APP_Tour of CA Bear

Tour of California Bear

Artist: Frank Rock

Installed: November 2007

Location: Displayed during the AMGEN Tour of California

APP_Climbing Tree Bear

Climbing Tree Bear

Artist: Corey Stein

Installed: November 2009

Location: Westfield Valencia Town Center, 24201 Valencia Boulevard

APP_Heritage Bear

Heritage Bear

Artist: Scott Groller

Installed: April 2005

Location: Valencia Heritage Park, 24155 Newhall Ranch Road