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Public Art Inventory

Setting the Scene

Artists: Jimmy Baptiste, Hans Schmitter (HAKS 180)
Date: 2019
Description: Mural created in collaboration with local youth

dwelling 3Dwelling

Artist: Xiaojing Yan
Date: 2018
Description: Series of 6 stainless steel sculptures
Location: Plains Road


Artists: Studio F Minus
Date: 2018
Description: steel, glass, LED lights
Location: Brant Street

IMG_8208Main Squeeze

Artists:  Studio F Minus
Date:  2018
Description:  resin sculpture; fencing
Location:  Multi-use Pathway; between Elizabeth and Pearl Streets

Ecological Impact

Artist:  Carol Nasvytis
Date: 2018
Description:  Plasma cut corten steel, earthwork
Location: Berton Park

Bird Conversations

Artist:  Brooke O’Connell
Date: 2018
Description:  Panel, sound installation
Location: Fothergill Woods Park

Crescendo (Rising Wave)

Artist:  Lilly Otasevic
Date: 2017
Description:  mirror polished stainless steel
Location: Plains and Waterdown Roads

Canada 150 Mosaic Mural*

Artists :Lewis Lavoie, Paul L

avoie, Phil Alain, individual tiles contributed by Burlington residents
Date: 2017
Description:  acrylic paint on panel
Location: Music Centre

  • This mural is part of a National Canada 150 project.  Visit to view all of the completed murals

Vintage BurlingtonVintage Burlington

Artist:  Jason Diesbourg
Date: 2016
Description:  digital illustration, vinyl banner
Location: Waterfront Parking Garage

espinozaWalking into Tansley

Artist:  Elena Espinoza
Date: 2016
Description:  digital photograph on panel; original mixed media on canvas
Location: Tansley Woods Community Centre

Cigw6eoVAAAyMQJTerry Fox Monument

Date: 2016
Description: granite mile marker monument
Location: Spencer Smith Park
A gift of the The Burlington Terry Fox Monument Project


Artist:  Simon Frank Date:  2016
Description:  stainless steel
Location:  Mountainside Recreation Centre

Judy Mayer-Grie Artist-20Escarpment Evolution

Artist:  Judy Mayer-Grieve
Date:  2015
Description:  digital art on panel; mural
Location:  King Road Underpass

Claire Hall Artist-1Freeman Station

Artist:  Claire Hall
Date:  2015
Description:  acrylic paint on panel; mural
Location:  Freeman Station

Teresa Seaton Artist-12Furled Fronds

Artist:  Teresa Seaton
Date:  2015
Description:  Stained glass, epoxy, copper; mural
Location:  Amherst Park

Hannah & Liam's Murals 1Unity

Artists:  Hannah Sell & Liam
Date:  2015 Description:  watercolour; digital reproduction on vinyl; mural
Location:  Port Nelson Park

Tamara's MuralAbundant Joy

Artist:  Tamara Kwapich
Date:  2015
Description:  acrylic paint, photo transfer on panel; mural
Location:  Orchard Community Park

Donna Grandin Artist-1Active Living in Burlington

Artist:  Donna Grandin
Date:  2015
Description:  acrylic paint on panel; mural
Location:  Ireland Park

WalkinPASystemg into the Unknown Tupiq

Artist:  PASystem
Date:  2015
Description:  4.3 X 16 metres, mixed media mural
Location:  Norton Community Park

The Benevolent AngelThe Benevolent Angel

Artist: George Wallace
Date: 1963, installed 2015
Description:75″ x 61″ x 18″, Cor-Ten steel and paint
Location: Central Library, 2nd floor
Given in memory of Jane Irwin

Landscape WatchersLandscape Watchers

Artist: P. Mansaram
Date: 1996, installed 2014
Description:  40” x 63”, mixed media, colour xerography on paper and wood
Location: Central Library, 2nd floor
Gift of the artist, P. Mansaram

Magic LightMagic Light

Artist: P. Mansaram
Date: 1994, installed 2014
Description: 60 ½” x 40”, colour xerography on paper and wood
Location: Central Library, Lobby
Gift of the artist, P. Mansaram


Artist: Dennis Cocchio
Date:  Circa 2011 (installed 2013)
Description:  37.75″ X 79″ X 3.5″, red clay relief, brick
Location: HABER Recreation Centre
Donation courtesy of Hanson Brick.

Spiral StelaSpiral Stela

Artist: Peter Powning
Date: 2013
Description:  5.5-metre tall stainless steel and cast bronze sculpture
Location: Burlington Performing Arts Centre
This sculpture was made possible by the generous donation of Dan Lawrie.

Alex Pentek, Orchids, Upper Middle RdOrchids

Artist: Alex Pentek
Date: 2011
Description: A series of 3, 6-metre tall bronze sculptures depicting orchids native to Burlington area.
Location: Upper Middle Road

Centennial Multi-Use PathCentennial Multi-Use Pathway

Artists: Ibrahim Rashid, Kristof Zukowski
Date: 2011
Description: A series of 17 artist designed benches
Location: Centennial Multi-Use Path

HydroAsli Alin Corridor Multi-Use Path

Artists:  Asli Alin, Ibrahim Rashid
Date:  2011
Description:  A series of 9 artist designed benches
Location:  Hydro Corridor Multi-Use Path

Mary Newcomb, Palladium Park benchesPalladium Park

Artist: Mary Catherine Newcomb
Date: 2011
Description: A series of 6 artist designed benches depicting animals indigenous to Burlington area.
Location: Palladium Park

Downtown Bike RacksDowntown Bike Racks 

Artists: Martyna Dakowicz, Jen Hsieh, Zhiyang Mao, Kyle Reed, Wesley Tsang, Xiaojing Yan
Date: 2010
Description: artist designed bike racks celebrating downtown Burlington & cycling
Location:  Various locations, downtown

LabyrinthCentral Park Labyrinth

Artist: Justine Giuliani
Date: 2005
Description: labyrinth, created with community members as a meditative sanctuary for a Millennium Project
Location: Central Park


Artist: Gerard Van den Berg
Date 2005
Description: stone bench
Location: Spencer Smith Park
Gift from twin city, Apeldoorn, Netherlands

Naval Memorial Monument, Andre D. GauthierNaval Memorial Monument

Artist: Andre D. Gauthier
Date: 1995
Description: bronze statue of a Canadian Seaman atop a memorial cairn
Location: Spencer Smith Park
A gift from the Royal Canadian Naval Association

Lady of the LakeThe Lady of the Lake

Artist: Almuth Lutkenhaus
Date: 1973
Description: bronze female figure atop Centennial Fountain;
Location: Spencer Smith Park
A gift from the Burlington Lions Club

Peace Memorial Statue, Seibo KitamuraPeace Memorial Statue

Artist: Seibo Kitamura
Date: 1989
Description: Sculpture: male figure
Location: City Hall, lower lobby
Gift from twin city, Itabashi, Japan

Winged Man, Louis ArchambaultWinged Man

Artist: Louis Archambault
Date: c. 1970
Description: Sculpture: bronze
Location: Central Library
A gift from The Canadian Federation of University Women

Burlington War MemorialBurlington War Memorial

Artist: Ivor Rhys Lewis
Date: 1922
Description: Sulpture of a WWI soldier atop a granite plinth.  Commemorates the supreme sacrifice of 82 individuals in WWI and WWII and to recognize the military service of so many others during both world wars, Korea, Afghanistan and international Peacekeeping Missions who came from Burlington and Nelson Township.
Location: North of City Hall

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