Vancouver Public Art (CESE 010)

From iconic installations to lesser-known local gems, discover Vancouver’s diverse and exciting public art works. Gain insight into the role of public art within society and community, discover new sites, rediscover favorite long-time installations, and participate in discussions about space and place-making in Vancouver neighborhoods. Learn the story behind these captivating pieces, their relationship to the community, and the impact of art in the public realm. Led by a local artist and educator, this course offers self-guided or small-group audio/visual tours, alongside virtual discussions.

Course Formats

Course offerings are available online (synchronous) and on campus. View schedule for current and upcoming formats.

Instructional Hours: 12 hours (4 classes, 3 hours per class)

Additional Hours: up to 12 hours for independent study and practice, assignment completion and homework.

Terms Offered

This course is typically offered during the following terms:

(Subject to change)

Spring | January to March

Summer | April to August


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Programs this course applies to

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Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $254.00. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.


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