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Surrey Public ArtWalks

Together by Sophie Nielsen and Rolf Knudsen of Studio Roso hanging in City Hall atrium

City Centre Artwalk

Discover public artworks along parks, pathways, SkyTrain pillars and civic buildings on University Drive in Surrey's revitalized City Centre. The route is flat and wheelchair accessible with three SkyTrain stations along the way. Public seating and washrooms are available at Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre, City Centre Library, City Hall and Holland Park.

Follow the red dotted line on the map and see a little or see it all!

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Find out more about the public artworks in City Centre ArtWalk by visiting these pages and watching interviews with the artists.

A Busy Street by Nicoletta Baumeister

A Busy Street

This painting by Nicoletta Baumeister on the 3rd floor of City Hall depicts our complex urban environment through shapes and lines.

Passing Storm (Blackie Spit) by Carol How

Blackie Spit through the Seasons

These pairings of photos by Carol How on the 5th floor of City Hall depict the beauty of Blackie Spit along Crescent Beach.

Convergence by Connie Glover & Vallalee Hoffman. Photo by Sean Bindra

Convergence

50 mosaic projects outside Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre reflect the vibrant neighbourhood.

Crepuscular by Jeremy Herndl

Crepuscular

This painting by Jeremy Herndl on the 4th floor of City Hall depicts the "new wilderness" of Whalley's Bolivar Heights.

Installation view of Fall and Winter Drums by Brandon Gabriel at Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre

Four Seasons

These drums by Brandon Gabriel and Melinda Bige tell the story of the seasons according to the Kwantlen First Nation.

Evening Blend by Jay Panesar

Harmony

These six photos by Jay Panesar on the 6th floor of City Hall depict Surrey's parks and pathways and the balance of earth and sky.

Marks by Liz Magor. Photo by Scott Massey.

Marks

These four sculptural forms in City Centre Library invite you to read, lounge, study, and sit on their surfaces.

Paddling through the Waves of Change by Phyllis Atkins

Paddling through the Waves of Change

This Coast Salish artwork by Phyllis Atkins appears outside the 6th floor meeting room at City Hall, inspiring people to work together.

Pebble Mosaics by Glen Andersen. Photo by Brian Giebelhaus

Pebble Mosaics

Look for these pebble mosaics along the walkways and walls of Holland Park.

Protecting the Future, Serving the Past by Artform Sculpture Studio

Protecting the Future, Serving the Present

Discover this life-sized concrete sculpture dedicated to Surrey firefighters in Holland Park.

Summer Floraform by Bruce Voyce. Photo by Brian Giebelhaus

Spring Floraform, Summer Floraform, & Seeds of Change

These large-scale, elegant sculptures of flowers and seeds harmonize the urban and natural elements in Holland Park.

The Secret Language of Moths by Mary Frances Batut

The Secret Language of Moths

This large acrylic painting on the 2nd floor of City Hall focuses the viewer on the beauty of the smallest creatures.

Together by Studio Roso

Together

This flock of aluminum birds hanging from the ceiling of Surrey's City Hall are a graceful and powerful symbol of democracy and freedom.

Underfoot Yet Overhead (Part 1) by Karen Kazmer

Underfoot Yet Overhead (Part 1)

Look up to notice these metal sheets of athlete's movements decorating SkyTrain pillars in City Centre.

Underfoot Yet Overhead Part 2 by Karen Kazmer. Photo by Brian Giebelhaus

Underfoot Yet Overhead (Part 2)

Microscopic organisms living under our feet get displayed as large and colourful sculptures hanging from SkyTrain pillars in this artwork.

Flicker Art Media (Aleksandra Dulic & Kenneth Newby), Transience (2010), installation image. Courtesy of the artists, photographed by Sharon Doucette.

UrbanScreen

Visit Canada’s largest non-commercial urban screen, projecting art after dark.

Were It Not For You by Glen Andersen. Photo by Brian Giebelhaus

Were It Not For You

This three panelled low relief sculpture decorates the central fountain in Holland Park with nature-based images.

West Coast Landscape by Gordon Smith

West Coast Landscape

This peaceful winter painting in City Centre Library is one of Gordon Smith's largest.

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UrbanScreen

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